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3 hrs ago | News Times

B.B. King performs in

At 88, B.B. King is a living legend, a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame blues guitarist with 15 Grammy Awards, multiple plantinum-selling records and an unparalleled reputation in the world of blues and rock 'n' roll.

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Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment, Music, Entertainment

4 hrs ago | 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."

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Related Topix: Joe Bonamassa, Blues, Black Entertainment, Instrumental, Beth Hart, Pop/Rock, Music, Entertainment

8 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

Syracuse Jazz Fest 2014 lineup announced featuring B.B. King and more

Legendary blues guitarist B.B. King will headline the 32nd Annual M&T Syracuse Jazz Fest at Onondaga Community College this summer.

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Related Topix: Syracuse, NY, Blues, Black Entertainment, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, Swing, Entertainment

9 hrs ago | Billboard

B.B. King Apologizes for Erratic Concert: 'It Was a Bad Night'

B.B. King was a rambling man at a recent concert date in St. Louis, and now the blues legend is saying sorry.

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Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Blues by Two - John Carswell and Jud Sherwood - perform at Community...

Blues by Two - organist and vocalist John Carswell and drummer Jud Sherwood - perform a free concert from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 17, 2014 at the Community Food Co-op's downtown Bellingham store, 1220 N. Forest St. Blues by Two is a soulful groove machine of B-3 organist and blues vocalist John Carswell and drummer Jud Sherwood.

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Related Topix: Hospital Administration, Medicine, Community Health Care, Healthcare Industry, Bellingham, WA, Blues, Black Entertainment

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Examiner.com

King of the Blues, B.B. King, plays Lehman College in the Bronx on April 19

Legendary Blues singer, songwriter and guitarist, B.B. King will be coming to the Lehman Center for the Performing Arts in the Bedford Park section of the Bronx, continuing his phenomenal tradition of more than a half a century of performances.

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Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment, Lehman College, City University of New York, Investment Banking, Lehman Brothers, Financial Services

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Courier News

Remembering 'Me and B.B.'

B.B. King rolls his seemingly-never-ending tour bus on to Monmouth Street in Red Bank this Wednesday, April 16, for an 8 p.m. show at the Count Basie Theatre.

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Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment, Dr. John, Manhattan, NY, New York, NY

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Go Local

Five Live Music Musts

We promise living legends, good vibrations and kick ass rock and roll this weekend! Read on for our list of the top five musical events this weekend Start tonight at The Spot in Providence where a gaggle of great bands will be at the 5th anniversary of Sully's Caf .

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Related Topix: Providence, RI, Blues, Daddy Long Legs, Progressive-Rock, Black Entertainment

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Don't know what to do this weekend? Here are some ideas.

Need some ideas for weekend fun? Check out our list below: * Bow down to the King of Blues! B.B. King will be at the State Theatre of Ithaca at 8 p.m. Friday.

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Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment, Troy, NY

River Front Times

Steve Truesdell: Meet the 2014 Best Music Photographers in St. Louis

Earlier, you helped us select our ten favorite concert photographers in St. Louis.

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Related Topix: Dance, Fun, Pop/Rock, New-Wave, Blues, Black Entertainment

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Brooklynvegan

Will 88 year old B.B. King continue touring after bad St. Louis...

A lot more people get called living legends than actually deserve it, but B.B. King is certainly one who does.

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Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment, Red Bank, NJ

Press & Sun-Bulletin

B.B. King returns to Ithaca on Friday for a show at the State Theatre

The legendary B.B. King will make his long-awaited return to Ithaca on Friday night when he performs at the State Theatre.

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Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment, Bobby "Blue" Bland

Long Island Business News

B.B. King to headline Patchogue music fest

Blues legend B.B. King tops an eclectic bill of music entertainment at this summer's Great South Bay Music Festival , its promoters announced Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment, Patchogue, NY

Tue Apr 08, 2014

NewsOne

B.B. King Disrespected By Fans During 'Erratic' Performance

At 88, blues guitarist B.B. King is a living legend, a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer with his own satellite radio channel and a string of blues-themed restaurants in New York, Las Vegas and several other cities.

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Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment, Rock & Roll, Rock-N-Roll, Entertainment, Drama, Television

Examiner.com

Concert fiasco underscores need for B.B. King to retire

The blues world is abuzz this morning with a report from St. Louis regarding B.B. King's Friday night performance at the city's Peabody Opera House.

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Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment

WMC-TV Memphis

March Mugshots

The professor's policy is that if a phone rings, the student must answer it on speakerphone.

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Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Microsoft Windows, Science / Technology, Blues, Black Entertainment

Journalgazette.net

Erratic show from B.B. King

If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette.

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Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment, Fort Wayne, IN

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

B.B. King: The Thrill is Going, Goinga Gone?

Reading about B.B. King 's "bizarre" performance at the Peabody Opera House in St. Louis Friday night, which incorporated "only a handful of complete songs," and a 15-minute sing-along of "You Are My Sunshine," didn't catch this observer by surprise.

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Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment, Agoura Hills, CA

Bellingham Herald

Erratic B.B. King performance makes fans blue

In this April 4, 2014 photo, B.B King performs at the Peabody Opera House on April 4, 2014 in St. Louis, Mo.

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Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment

Free Republic

B.B. King, 88, is heckled at an awkward St. Louis performance

B.B. King has spent decades singing 'The Thrill Is Gone.' Perhaps at long last it actually is.

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Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment

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