Thursday, April 28
Jim Ruel, 8:30 p.m.
Jim Ruel is a Los Angeles-based, Milwaukee-raised Ojibwe. The award-winning, internationally recognized comedian specializes in nerdy, urban Indian humor. This year he hosts Rock The 9 and will make funny ha-ha at the beginning of each night and in-between sets.
Roger Cultee Band, 9 p.m.
This Burque local—also known as RCB—gets the fest going with blues rock.
From The Ashes, 10 p.m.
Local reggae rocker
Daisy Chain, 11 p.m.
Seattle four-piece purveyor of blues rock and funky soul
Gary Farmer and the Troublemakers, midnight
Santa Fe-based bluesness