13 hrs ago
Midcoast Maine Has Talent
Local singers, songwriters and one comedian proved they have stage presence at the third annual Midcoast Maine Has Talent variety show held May 23 at The Strand Theatre in Rockland.
14 hrs ago
The Jersey Journal
Blues and Wine Festival held this Memorial Day weekend
Due to inclement weather, the 2013 Blues & Wine Festival will be held on Sunday, May 26 and Monday, May 27.
19 hrs ago
Walter Trout - Luther's Blues - A tribute to Luther Allison - Provogue
I have lost count of the number of times I have included the line 'mentored by the great Walter Trout' in a review of some new young fireball: Trout is a man who has been generous with his time and with his talent.
Thu May 23, 2013
Palo Verde Valley Times
A day full of music at Saturday's Blythe River Blues Festival
The first annual Blythe River Blues Festival was held May 26, 2012 at Quechan Marina.
Musicians lend their talents for tornado relief benefit shows
Blues guitarist Kenny Wayne Shepherd remembers what it's like. He grew up in Shreveport, La., and has vivid memories of the sky turning a sickly color and the winds suddenly whipping up around his town.
The Chicago Blues Festival returns and is anticipated to welcome more than 500,000 fans.
Book Binder coming to Tiverton
Roy Book Binder, a storytelling, fingerpicking blues legend, will perform Friday evening at Sandywoods Center for the Arts in Tiverton.
Bluedog makes it to final rounds of the Battle of the Blues Bands
This month, Bluedog will be one of four bands competing in the final round of Battle of the Blues Bands on April 7th at Famous Dave's BBQ and Blues Uptown in Minneapolis.
Wed May 22, 2013
Kenny Lee Lewis is an artist and a crowd pleaser
With his flowing hair, full beard and wraparound shades, Kenny Lee Lewis doesn't try very hard to hide his rock 'n' roll roots.
Florida blues on the Midcoast
The Monday night blues series at Time Out Pub, 275 Main St., will continue Monday, June 3, from 7 to 10 p.m. with Doug Deming & Dennis Gruenling with The Jewel Tones.
Share Your Chesapeake Bay Blues Photos
Photos from the weekend's Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival already appear online through Instagram, using the hashtag #chesapeakebaybluesfestival and #chesapeakebaybluesfest . If you have your own photos on Instagram, tag them with the above hashes and they'll appear in this gallery.
Tue May 21, 2013
Best Bets at the Northwest Folklife Festival
The Northwest Folklife Festival takes over Seattle Center for the entire Memorial Day Weekend.
Mon May 20, 2013
Youth Seminar and Workshop
Queen's Birthday weekend is again Blues Festival weekend in Rotorua. In keeping with the objectives of the Bay of Plenty Blues Club to "nurture and develop Blues among young and aspiring musicians", there will be two opportunities for young students to gain knowledge of the blues guitar during the festival weekend.
The Orange County Blues Society's first 'Anniversary Party and Blues Jam' rocks
"If you guys came for the blues , you came to the right place!" announced Jeff "Papa J" Hudson at The Orange County Blues Society's one-year "Anniversary Party and Blues Jam" on May 19, at the Main Street Restaurant in Yorba Linda, California.
Fri May 17, 2013
Former Monkee Peter Tork on writing
For Peter Tork , former member of The Monkees , writing songs is a lot like writing poetry.
Thu May 16, 2013
Lucky Seven: Blues ignite the valley - Sparky's declares May its National Blues Festival Month
Beginning Thursday, Sparky's Burgers, Barbeque & Espresso, 115 Franklin St., in Hatch, will kick off its National Blues Festival Month with a series of blues concerts.
The Montreal Gazette
Blues singer Carolyn Fe cancels show at Rialto Theatre
Carolyn Fe with her agent, the late Montreal bluesman Barry Mell, at the last ever Maximum Blues Festival at Carleton sur Mer, Quebec in August.
New Festival To Replace Struggling Monterey Bay Blues
MONTEREY, Calif.- A new festival is replacing the down and out Monterey Bay Blues Festival this summer at the Monterey County Fairgrounds to even include a reality TV star.