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27 min ago | Houston Press

The Everlasting Joys of 'Let's Work Together'

Lonesome Onry and Mean was pondering the greater meaning of all things with the aid of a cold bottle of Thought Elixir when Dwight Yoakam's version of the old Wilbert Harrison R&B smash "Let's Work Together" came up in the iPod mix.


Related Topix: Dwight Yoakam, Country, iPod, Bryan Ferry, Pop/Rock, Ry Cooder

4 hrs ago |

Ladies Night Out at The Shops at Kenilworth is the 3rd Thursday of each month

Who doesn't love looking great and feeling confident for a night on the town with your girlfriends? Add a tasteful touch of leather and you're sure to have a good time.


Related Topix: The Red Devils

Tue Apr 15, 2014

River Cities' Reader

Keep on Scratching: Joe Bonamassa, April 19 at the Adler Theatre

Roughly a quarter-century ago, B.B. King said of Joe Bonamassa that "he hasn't even begun to scratch the surface."


Related Topix: Joe Bonamassa, B.B. King, Black Entertainment, Instrumental, Beth Hart, Pop/Rock, Music, Entertainment

Voice of America

Ray Bonneville Sings the Blues and More on New CD

Singer/songwriter Ray Bonneville has released a new CD called "Easy Gone" with music that reflects his musical and personal journey from French-speaking Canada to his current home in Austin,Texas.



Blue Plate Special: 'Hey Cookie, make mine a heart attack in a fog'

You might need to go back to your great-grandfather to hear stories about the plate of food that saved the nation.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Potatoes, Recipes

Blues Guitarist Eli Cook Set To Release New CD

Much to the anticipation of blues music aficionados worldwide, acclaimed blues guitarist Eli Cook will be releasing his new CD titled 'Primitive Son' on April 29, 2014 on Cleopatra Records.


Related Topix: Blues, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Pop/Rock, Hard-Rock, Black Sabbath, Tinsley Ellis, Rod Piazza, Gov't Mule


King Pleasure and the Biscuit Boys perform at Birmingham International Jazz and Blues Festival 2010

The indefatigable globe-trotting King Pleasure and The Biscuit Boys are set to play a rare hometown gig when they return to Birmingham to feature at The Jam House on Thursday.


Related Topix: Jazz


Jurgen Klopp Reportedly Targeted by Manchester United, Barcelona and Tottenham

The Red Devils have endured a difficult first season under the Scotsman's tutelage and are said to be eyeing Rey final against Real Madrid on Wednesday but many feel a defeat would be the final straw for the Argentinian.


Related Topix: The Red Devils

Daily Trojan

Hall of Fame must not limit inductees

Starting from those formative toddler years, I soaked up everything that my parents enjoyed.


Related Topix: Dance, DMC, Pop/Rock, The Black Keys, The Paul Butterfield Blues Band

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Herald-Gazette

BBQ judges needed for BBQ & Blues

The Barnesville-Lamar County Chamber of Commerce is currently accepting applications from those interested in participating as a food judge for the 10th Annual BBQ & Blues Festival.


Related Topix: Blues, Lamar County, GA

WOZZ-FM Appleton

The Black Keys Release Title Track from Upcoming Album "Turn Blue"

The Black Keys continue to trickle out music from their upcoming album. This time, the duo has issued the album's title track, "Turn Blue," a laid-back psychedelic soul groove number.


Related Topix: The Black Keys, Pop/Rock

2014 New Orleans Jazz fest schedule revised to give Bruce Springsteen an extra hour

That's right, you're gonna give me more time: Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band now have an extra hour onstage at the 2014 New Orleans Jazz Fest.


Related Topix: New Orleans, LA, Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band, Rock-N-Roll, Marc Broussard

Malvern Gazette

THE blues sounds of a Malvern-based band are once again in the running for some prestigious awards.

BabaJack, who are based around the talents of Becky Tate and Trevor Steger, already find themselves nominated for a brace of titles at the British Blues Awards 2014, with more categories still be to announced.


Related Topix: Blues

Daily Record

Travelin' Man

Although it was a wooden cube roughly seven feet to a side, it did not look much like a clubhouse, even the one used by Tubby and pals in "Little Lulu."


Related Topix: Taj Mahal

The Georgia Straight

Steve Miller's '70s blues-rock packs 'em in at Hard Rock Casino Van

So I went to Victoria for the weekend, and i'm blown away by not only the friendly nature of everyone there but also the sheer attractiveness of My friends and I sat at bar beside two beautiful woman from Montreal at Guu.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Steve Miller, Muddy Waters, Black Entertainment, Buddy Guy, Howlin' Wolf

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Bob Pace schedules benefit, The Space for Ames closes, and more music news

A lot has happened in the past week in Central Iowa. Here are some music notes that you may have missed.


Related Topix: Iowa, Blues, Walter Trout, Kidney Cancer, Health

Albany Times Union

Sean Rowe / MaryLeigh Roohan at Troy Savings...

By GREG HAYMES TROY - It wasn't long ago that Troy's own Sean Rowe was banging out his tunes at little Capital Region cafes and bars like the Daily Grind, Bread & Jam Cafe and Tess' Lark Tavern.


Related Topix: Tom Waits, Troy, NY, Saratoga Springs, NY

The Telluride Watch

One Step Ahead of the Blues | Ruminations on Taj Majal and the Making of - Scrapple'

Bunzy Bunworth and Scrapple the pig in the 1998 cult classic, 'Scrapple.' The film's producer/star Geoff Hanson has organized an April 5 Scrapple Fest as a new KOTO-radio fundraiser.


Related Topix: Taj Mahal, Eric Clapton, Telluride, CO, The Blues Brothers, Pop/Rock, The Allman Brothers

WXPN-FM Philadelphia

West Philly's jazz jam "Rhythm Sessions" returns this Sunday, April 13 to Studio 34, will feature Chelsea Reed and the Fairweather Five

Rhythm Sessions - a Lindy and Blues event and West Philadelphia's monthly jam for jazz dance, jazz music, and jazz fans - is happening again this Sunday, April 13 at Studio 34 on Baltimore Ave. in West Philly.


Daily Mail

Bruce Willis and pregnant wife Emma Heming bump into Alec Baldwin, Hilaria and little Carmen

And Bruce Willis had an impromptu meeting with his Mercury Rising co-star Alec Baldwin on the street in the 90210.


Related Topix: Thriller, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Mercury Rising, Celebrities, Bruce Willis, Alec Baldwin, Yoga, Fitness