richard king

1:44 pm
Thu July 10, 2014

Blue Note, Mojo's sold to Wisconsin group

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After 34 years of owning and operating two of Columbia's major entertainment venues, Richard King announced Wednesday he is selling The Blue Note and Mojo's to Majestic Live LLC of  Madison, Wisconsin.

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Arts and Culture
5:20 pm
Thu September 19, 2013

Roots N Blues N BBQ Festival back in Columbia

The Roots N Blues N BBQ Festival has traditionally taken place in downtown Columbia, but this year will take place at Stephens Lake Park. Photo from Amanda Sohaney/KOMU.


The Roots N Blues N BBQ Festival will be returning to Columbia this weekend with some changes.

The festival location is one of the biggest changes- it will now be at Stephens Lake Park instead of downtown Columbia.

Richard King is the festival organizer for Roots N Blues N BBQ. He says the time was right to make change.

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