Logie Meachum

Sunday, 2018, January 14 - 3:00pm
Presented in partnership with NC Museum of History .
5 E Edenton St
Raleigh, 27601

Blues singer Lorenzo “Logie” Meachum is a storyteller, an educator, a lifelong learner, and a native of Greensboro. He grew up listening to soul music at his family’s juke joint and eventually began playing himself. During the early '80s, Meachum and some of his friends created what is now known as The Piedmont Blues Preservation Society. Meachum particularly enjoys performing for children. He has earned an O. Henry Award for his commitment to arts and culture in the Triad region of North Carolina, and in 2017, he won the Triangle Blues Society's Blues Challenge in the solo/duo category, so he will represent TBS at the International Blues Challenge in Memphis the week after this performance!

Street parking is free on weekends in downtown Raleigh, and the lot across Wilmington Street from the Museum is also free on the weekend. Learn more about parking options in downtown Raleigh

A ramp from Edenton St provides access to the Museum’s main entrance. A ramp is also available from Jones St. Wheelchairs for interior use are available free of charge at the Museum information desk. The Museum entrance closest to the auditorium is a staircase that leads up to glass doors on Edenton St.

Large print program notes and assistive listening devices will be available. Please call PineCone’s office at 919-664-8333 if you have any questions, or contact the Museum directly: 919-807-7900.

Event Type: 
Free and open to the public; free tickets required. Tickets distributed first-come, first-served beginning at 2 p.m. Seating is general admission.
Blues musician Logie Meachum stands at a microphone, right hand up to his right ear; another musicians is partly visible behind him. Meachum wears a hat, dark glasses, a sport jacket, t-shirt, and jeans.