He represents, whether he knows it or not, a big part of what the Homegrown Music Festival is all about. Josh Nickila has played blues covers and jams around town for the past year or so. He’s in the process of finding his voice, his original style, a new set list that pays tribute to the great blues artists he’s obviously studied while staying true to what he is discovering about himself. While getting his old-school Stevie Ray Vaughan chops down during sessions at Carmody Irish Pub he has spent the past few months penning original compositions that should make their debut in 2015.

9pm Sat 5/2 | DTA Trolley