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2 hrs ago | Wandsworth Guardian
A beloved scout hut is close to being saved after its new owner agreed it should be sold to the community.
6 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal
In a recent phone conversation, singer Anni Piper was psyched for an impending tour of North American that includes Edmonton's Blues on Whyte, this week through Sunday.
10 hrs ago | Billboard
Not even the threat of thunderstorms, torrential downpours, and Friday afternoon bumper-to-bumper traffic on I-95 could get in the way of Newport Folk Festival ringing in its 55th year -- or soul icon Mavis Staples her 75th.
14 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online
Back in the booming 1990s, when jazz musicians of varying levels of skill were being signed to major-label recording contracts, Kevin Mahogany was heavily promoted as one of the next great male vocalists.
16 hrs ago | Nashville Scene
"Don't forget to mention the butt songs." This is an email I got from my editor, operating in her official capacity.
A young up-and-coming guitarist is bringing his own brand of the blues to the borough, writes Fiona Parker.
Perhaps the best way to describe guitar legend Eric Clapton in July of 1974, as he prepared to unveil his watershed solo LP, '461 Ocean Boulevard,' was as a "wanted man."
She's headlining Sunday at Fort Adams. Other top acts include Jeff Tweedy of Wilco and Conor Oberst of Bright Eyes.
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Move over, "Weird Al." Ariana Grande's hit song "Problem" has gotten the parody treatment from the funny folks at entertainment production company The Battery Company.
STATERS WILL BE SINGING THE BLUES. ALWAYS GREAT TO BE WITH BLUES MUSICIANS. TALK ABOUT THE BLUESFEST.
Soul singer Bobby Patterson got his start in the 1960s, and he's still singing. At 70 he's put out a new album, "I Got More Soul."
Blues stay away from me? Nah. With all due respect to the Delmore Brothers, we blues fans will take all of it we can get.
There are, you could argue, two strands of Eric Clapton fans : those who love his scorching electric solos and groundbreaking fusions of blues and rock, and those who prefer his mellow, unplugged pop songs from later years.
The 5th annual Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival is coming up on Saturday, Aug. 23, with a day filled with local blues together with a variety of fine brews from local breweries.
Prolific blues player Patrick Sweany is out on the road this summer to promote his latest album "Close to the Floor," which was released last year via Nine Mile Records.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 10:15 pm
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