Friday, January 17, 2014

Mustique Blues Festival 2014


Jan 22 - Feb 5, 2014
Basils Bar is hosting the legendary Mustique Blues Festival on the 
beautiful island of Mustique in St Vincent & the Grenadines 

Basil's Bar - Photo Credit Grenadines via Pinterest


The Beckhams, Prince William, Amy Winehouse, Mick Jagger, and a host of other famous celebrities have all kicked back at Basil's beachside bar - yes it's world famous!   

Why would an island bar famous for its star-studded clientele, a moon-lit dance floor suspended over the sighing sea, and killer cocktails, ever decide to host a two-week-long blues festival? 

If you have to ask, then you don’t know Basil Charles, owner of Basil’s Bar in Mustique. 

Basil loves music, he loves a party, and when his old girlfriend and well-known blues singer Dana Gillespie visited Mustique - well, at the time it just seemed the right thing to do.

One night, at Basil’s urging, Dana took to the stage as a soca band tried to play along . . . And the rest is history - Continue reading article at Caribbean Beat 

Happy Travels,
Linda