After 30 years, Thousands of miles, Hundreds of gallons of whisky
“POPPA”D” AND THE AGGRAVATORS  have established themselves as the keeper of the flame of MODERN BLUES. The Common barriers facing a band of musicians doing the unconventional have been removed. What is left is a Fun,Zesty Music we call D - BLUES! Forget what you know about Blues Bands. We take elements from other popular Musical platforms to create a fresh approach. So there are no more excuses to not LOVE THE BLUES!  This website is designed to keep you on the cutting edge of all things "D"!  We will post concert dates, new videos and give you the chance to grab the latest sounds and fashions generated by the Aggravators! 
Feel free to contact us anytime . You can request a Booking, suggest a venue or just say HI! so, strap in and come back often. We update daily.   Greetings from POPPA “D” AND THE AGGRAVATORS, Sit back and ENJOY THE WEBSITE!

We Thank You….
                      NEW IN 2016!
            Poppa D And The Aggravators
              Have Won an International Music Award!
 The Akademia Music Award for Best Blues Song for ‘I Face My Troubles Alone’ in the January 2016 Akademia Music Awards! VIEW OUR AWARD PAGE!




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X-MAS IN JULY, 15096, Lyndhurst oh

This will be our 5th appearance at this storied event. It is by invitation only so GET ONE!

9th Annual Rittman Balloon Launch

10175 Rawiga Rd, Rittman, OH 44270

Poppa "D" And The Aggravators will be the ceremonial band for this event this year. Come out and hear us play The National Anthem, The Armed Service's Medley, and Amazing Grace. Plus Pay homage to our fallen heroes.


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The Old Firehouse Winery , 5499 Lake Rd, Geneva-on-the-Lake, OH 44041

Come out to Geneva-on-the-Lake , August 20 from Noon to Midnight for Beer, Burgers and Blues — featuring music by Poppa D And the Aggravators and TWO Other Off the Chain blues Artists to be announced.Great food and some awesome microbrews to try too! We’ve got a stellar exhibitor line-up this weekend so plan to join us at the Old Firehouse Winery, 5499 Lake Road East, Geneva-on-the-Lake, OH 44041. Admission is FREE! See you in GOTL!