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1 hr ago | Falmouth Packet

Boogie woogie blues bites at Porthleven festival

Those attending the 2014 Porthleven Food and Music Festival will have the good fortune to eat to the beat of the legendary boogie-woogie blues pianist Ben Waters.


Related Topix: Jools Holland, Life, Food, Food Festival

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Daily Kos

Netroots Radio Presents: "Crow Blood Blues"

I'm Special Agent DJ Justice ; Radio Host and Program Director for Netroots; and I'm manning the dials, spinning the discs, warbling the woofers, putting a slip in your hip and a trip to your hop.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The White Stripes, Tom Waits, Thievery Corporation, Electronic, Prison, Watches

The full list of records broken by Moyes as Manchester United boss

The Red Devils have struggled this season, with the Scot having picked up one ignominious first after another as his first season at Old Trafford continues on a downward curve David Moyes has overseen a record-breaking season at Manchester United - but for all the wrong reasons.


Related Topix: The Red Devils, Opinion

The Town Talk

At 60, iconic Fender Stratocaster guitar remains a favorite

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Jimi Hendrix made it shriek. Buddy Holly made it swing. Stevie Ray Vaughn made it snarl.


Related Topix: Scottsdale, AZ, Robert Cray

Bromsgrove Advertiser

Contemporary blues come to Bromsgrove

The duo combine great musicianship, passion, energy and charismatic performance to create a great show, and will be coming to Bromsgrove' Artrix Studio on May 10. What sets the pair apart is their approach to blues - their music is recognisably infused by early blues, but by no means bound by it.


Related Topix: Ry Cooder

Mid-Day Mumbai

Unfaithful: Hollywood stars who cheated on their partners

Unlike in Bollywood, matters between the sheets are seldom a hush-hush affair in Hollywood.


Related Topix: Bollywood, Arts, Cinema, Celebrities, Bruce Willis

The Sydney Morning Herald

Buddy Guy review: At almost 80, still one of the most striking voices in blues history

Charlie Musselwhite runs a strapping blues band. His voice is strong, his singing distinctive and his lyrics wry.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Buddy Guy, Charlie Musselwhite

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Mighty Women of Blues Showcase LIVE at 3231 Creatives in Everett, WA

The Rafael Tranquilino Band featuring Leah Tussing, Eva D and Lissa Ramaglia will be backing these amazing Women of Blues starring Alice Stuart, Patti Allen, Jada Amy, Stephanie Anne Johnson, Lady "A", Teri Wilsonn, Christina Porter with Janice Cleven Gage and Robin Kay as Co-Hosts for the broadcast on Mighty Mouth Blues - NWCZ Radio ... (more)


Related Topix: Everett, WA, Alice Stuart

Neil Young releases new cover album 'A Letter Home' without announcement

Neil Young has surprised fans, dropping a unannounced cover album titled "A Letter Home," on Fri., April 18. Released on Jack White 's Third Man Records, who also co-produced the album with Young, the release is the legendary Canuck singer-songwriter's 35th studio album.


Related Topix: Folk, Phil Ochs, Willie Nelson, Country, Bert Jansch, Tim Hardin, Gordon Lightfoot

Blues festival tickets up for grabs

It was previously held at Stourbridge's rugby club, but the bigger Wassell Grove site can accommodate up to 3,000 fans and overnight camping.


Related Topix: Blues

Naperville Sun

Foghat brings signature sound to Arcada stage

"The main reason is I won't lie down. I love my job," drummer and founding member Roger Earl said.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Foghat, St. Charles, IL

Sydney Morning Herald

Jeff Beck's call of the wild

Jeff Beck, one of the great names of English guitar, a man who walked in the same shoes - in the Yardbirds - as Eric Clapton and Jimmy Page but forged his own sometimes fractious, but never-repeating career, is at home ''with my feet up on the couch''.


Related Topix: Jeff Beck, Pop/Rock, The Yardbirds, Eric Clapton

Genesee Country Express

The Biz: PBS Celebrates Music's Hall of FAME With Muscle Shoals

The small Alabama town of Muscle Shoals and record producer Rick Hall don't have the same familiar cach as the renowned 1960s soul music labels Motown or Stax.


Related Topix: Muscle Shoals, AL, Etta James, Clarence Carter

Fri Apr 18, 2014


Hollywood News - Ashton & Mila reveal the sex of their baby

Ashton Kutcher and his fiance, Mila Kunis, are going to have a baby girl! It will be the first child for both of them .


Related Topix: Celebrities, Bruce Willis

Colorado Springs Independent

Sugaray Rayford Band to headline Blues Under the Bridge

Blues Under the Bridge has announced the initial bookings for this summer's festival, and it's shaping up to be an impressive one.


West Hawaii Today

Blues legend to play Kona Brewing Co.

Plunging into the hormone-fueled melee of a junior high school football game near Dallas, Vaughan snapped his collar bone.


Related Topix: Smokin' Joe Kubek, Lou Ann Barton, Pop/Rock

The Olympian

Joe Louis Walker sings blues his own way

Blues singer Joe Louis Walker, recently inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame, will play Friday at Jazzbones in Tacoma.


Related Topix: Joe Louis Walker

Daily Record

A bluesman at heart

The cognoscenti among blues and blues-rock fans here in the Garden State already have their tickets.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Free, Bad Company, Memphis, TN, Muddy Waters

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Putting the blues in Bluesfest

JOHN Mayer was the headline act but it was Buddy Guy that put the blues in Bluesfest as the annual music festival kicked off last night.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Buddy Guy

This is Local London

Blues brothers: Paul Lamb and Chad Strentz

For the chance to catch two of Britain's most respected blues players this bank holiday weekend, head down to the Bull's Head in Barnes.