August News! 

Barnful of Blues Festival in New Boston NH was a blast!
Hello Delta Darlin’s!
Happy August! I hope you're having a wonderful summer, it's been a busy one here with shows and festivals all over New England for the Delta Swingers. Maybe we've seen you at one of them! If not, check out what's coming up in August, starting this week we have 12 shows coming up this month alone, and we hope to see YOU at one of them! Come on out and have some fun while the weather's nice!

And if you just need some Delta Swingers music RIGHT NOW, subscribe to our Youtube channel – where you can be the FIRST to watch new live videos every week! It's easy (and free)! And LIKE us on Facebook – where we share videos and more all the time!

Love & delta blues!
~Erin and the boys

This week!

Thursday 8/7: Boston + Brooklyn Blues at Atwood's in Cambridge MA!
This Thursday, August 7th join us at Atwood's Tavern in Cambridge MA for an evening of big bold blues as Boston & Brooklyn bands unite! Fife & Drom (from Brooklyn) start out the night with their unique acoustic blues sound, and then Erin Harpe & The Delta Swingers bring the "Charles River Delta Blues" dance party!

877 Cambridge St., Cambridge, MA. $7, 21+, 10pm. RSVP on Facebook!

Friday 8/8: Harlow's Pub in Peterborough NH!
This Friday, August 8th we're coming through Peterborough NH for a night of dancing to delta blues and more at Harlow's Pub! In the heart of Peterborough, don't miss dancing all night on Harlow's great dancefloor with the crazy lights! Plus they have amazing food, drinks, and desserts! Come on down!

3 School St., Peterborough, NH. 9:30, 21+, $8. RSVP on Facebook!

Saturday 8/9: Oysterfest in Newmarket NH!
This Saturday August 9th we play at Newmarket NH's "Olde Home Day & Oyster Festival"! Downtown Newmarket will be transformed into a vibrant festival that’s all about live music, craft beer, great local products and Great Bay oysters. The Olde Home Day and Oyster Festival is a toast to Newmarket’s roots and rejuvenation of its Downtown Village and Waterfront. We play at 4:30pm on the Main Street Band Stand!

Downtown Newmarket, NH. 11am-6pm, all ages, FREE! See the full schedule and RSVP here.

Sunday 8/10: Governor's Inn Concert Series in Rochester NH!
This Sunday August 10th we return to the Summer Concert Series at The Governors Inn Hotel & Restaurant in Rochester NH! Outside on the back lawn Garden Stage you'll enjoy table service with food and drinks available while you sit back and relax with some Charles River Delta Blues on a summer's eve. Divine!

78 Wakefield, Rochester, NH. 4-7pm, all ages, FREE! RSVP on Facebook!

Coming up in AUGUST – MA, NH, ME, NYC, PA!

Thursday 8/14 | Abby Lane | Boston MA

Sunday 8/17 | Green Love Festival | Starks ME

Friday 8/22 | Firefly's BBQ | Marlborough MA

Saturday 8/23 | Smoken' Joe's | Brighton MA

Thursday 8/28 | Gardner Ale House | Gardner MA

Friday 8/29 | Hill Country BBQ | Brooklyn NY

Saturday 8/30 | Triumph Brewing Co. | New Hope PA

Sunday 8/31 | ZUMIX Summer Concert Series | East Boston MA

Saturday 9/20 | Arts Block | Greenfield MA


More dates are always being added, get the
full schedule & details at!


What do we do on our off-time? Play music with our other band Lovewhip!

We won! 2012 “Blues Artist of the Year”!

Yahoo! Sunday December 2nd was the Boston Music Awards ceremony, and we are very honored to say that we won our category and we're now 2012 "Blues Artists of the Year"!! Thank you from the bottom of our hearts for believing in us and voting for us! Here's a little behind-the-scenes look at Sunday – click on the collage to see the slideshow:

2012 Boston Music Awards slideshow!

While I can say we never "expected" to win, we are very happy to be acknowledged by the Boston Music Awards, we have been working very hard this year, and 2012 has been a great year for us!

Boston Music Award-winning
"Charles River Delta Blues"
  • We had so much fun this weekend at #GreenLove #DeltaSwingers #Lovewhip
    We had so much fun this weekend at #GreenLove #DeltaSwingers #Lovewhip
  • Come get swanky with the #DeltaSwingers at #AbbyLane 8:30-10:30pm, FREE!
    Come get swanky with the #DeltaSwingers at #AbbyLane 8:30-10:30pm, FREE!
  • Reflecting back on a great action-packed #DeltaSwingers weekend! This pic is from Oysterfest.
    Reflecting back on a great action-packed #DeltaSwingers weekend! This pic is from Oysterfest.
  • Fun times last night at #Harlows :)
    Fun times last night at #Harlows :)
  • Pre-show walk in the woods! #DeltaSwingers
    Pre-show walk in the woods! #DeltaSwingers

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