Winners from HOTBC Prelims #2

The second night of competition for the Heart of Texas Blues Challenge has concluded with another difficult night of judging!

In the solo/duo competition, Trimmed and Burning will be advancing to the finals held on July 30th. In the band competition, The Palacios Brothers and Matthew Robinson and the Jelly Kings will be advancing to the semi-finals on July 23rd.

Congratulations to this round's winners, and many thanks to the competitors – once again, the audience was treated to the very best of Austin blues music! A special shout-out to this round's judges:

• Andrew Cohen

• Kim Caroland

• Pitt Garrett

• Larry Harris

• Oscar Ornelas

The semi-finals are on July 23rd, and the finals are on July 30th – get your tickets now!