Drink Small set to do encore blues performance

Image by Drink SmallImage by 20090603-drink.jpg The legendary singer, Drink Small.

Blues icon, Drink Small, is set to do an encore Piccolo Spoleto performance on Friday, June 5, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Mad River Bar and Grille.

Get more coverage in our Spoleto special section. The Post and Courier has details of the performance by the 76-year-old pefrormer.

Listen to a sample of his music.

Here's a bit about the man from his bio:

Drink is a recipient of the S.C. Folk Heritage Award, a member of the S.C. Hall of Fame, and has spent his life touring, recording, and playing a spectrum of Southern roots musics.

He has performed at some of the nation's top music festivals - Chicago Blues Festival (twice), New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival (three times), King Biscuit Blues Festival (twice), Smithsonian-Folklife Festival, Mississippi Valley Blues Festival, Lincoln Center and Central Park concert series (NYC), and every major blues festival in the Southeast.

It's $10. Mad River is at 32 North Market Street in downtown Charleston.