First row from left: Marin School of the Arts, JT Maestro. Second row: California Red, Zakiya Hooker, Vinnie Flores (guest musician), and Lara Johnston. Third row: Margie Turner, Sonny Rhodes, Sugar Pie DeSanto, John Lee Hooker, Jr. Fourth row: Andre Thierry, Juan and Pete Escovedo, Felecia Gaston. Photos by Godfrey Lee.
The 15th Annual Blues, Jazz and Soul Party in the Park Festival on Labor Day brought to the stage the Marin School of the Arts and the California Red All Stars Blues Band and Andre Thierry as well as Lara Johnston, Zakiya Hooker, and John Lee Hooker, Jr.
Musicians Sonny Rhodes and Sugar Pie DeSanto were honored with Lifetime Achievement Awards for Keeping the Blues Alive.