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Ben Wilson Opens Classic Wineseller's August Music Series Friday Night

Wilson toured for more than 15 years and was named singer-songwriter of the year in Florida in 2010.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, Blues, Chicago Travel, Maggie Valley, NC, Asheville, NC

Thu Jul 31, 2014


James Montgomery to headline New Boston fest

BLUES MASTER: James Montgomery's discography begins with “First Time Out” and encompasses “Duck Fever” with members of the David Letterman Band and “Live Trax” with the Uptown Horns .


Related Topix: Blues, New Boston, NH, Pop/Rock, The Rolling Stones

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Daily Kos

Chris O'Connell - Be Right Back

The art of feeling a song's essence -- color, range, control, and style -- and giving it all to you is the domain of the great jazz singers, like Betty Carter, Abbey Lincoln, Carmen McRae, Sarah Vaughan; and the great pop singers, like Aretha Franklin, Gladys Knight, Stevie Nicks, Bonnie Raitt.


Related Topix: Jazz, Sarah Vaughan, Aretha Franklin, Black Entertainment, Soul, Gladys Knight, Blues

Sat Jul 26, 2014


'AGT' 2014 Judgment Day: Of the musical groups, Sons of Serendip stand out

Sons of Serendip perform on "America's Got Talent" in part of the Judgment Day auditions, playing Bonnie Raitt's classic "I Can't Make You Love Me."


Related Topix: Blues

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Victoria Advocate

I Can't Make You Love Me

Allen Shamblin introduces the celebrity lineup during the Bluebonnet kickoff luncheon in 2012.


Related Topix: Blues, Sport Movies, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, North Dallas Forty


'Something' in Music 23

Greetings, music fans and welcome to "'Something' in Music". Recently, your sometimes socially inept, shy, innocent white boy writer had an atypical conversation about marriage with some attractive, young ladies in a trendy club.


Related Topix: Wedding, Blues

Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Jersey Journal

John Hiatt and Robert Cray to team up at State Theatre

John Hiatt and his band, the Combo, will be teaming up with the Robert Cray band tomorrow night at the State Theatre in New Brunswick.


Related Topix: Blues, Robert Cray, New Brunswick, NJ

Wed Jul 16, 2014

USA Today

25 years later: Bonnie Raitt on 'Nick of Time'

Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1mLCEdW Your Take contributions have not been reviewed for accuracy by USATODAY.


Related Topix: Blues, Capitol Records, Media, Music, Pop/Rock, Was, Entertainment

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

Whalley's World Comes to Concord Music Group - Hollywood Reporter

After starting in the Warner Bros. mailroom more than three decades ago, Tom Whalley has gone on to have a tremendously successful career as a top music executive.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Tupac Shakur, Rap, The White Stripes, Marketing, Warners, NY, Business News

Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

Bonnie Raitt on the Folk Fest mainstage.

Back in 2009, when the Winnipeg Folk Festival announced it would be expanding to a five-day format to accommodate the tour routing of Britpop icon Elvis Costello, it seemed like a ballsy move.


Related Topix: Blues, Pop/Rock, Gerry Rafferty


Bonnie Raitt's Nick of Time for vinyl re-release

Bonnie Raitt's classic breakthrough album Nick of Time gets the vinyl re-release treatment to mark its 25th anniversary next week.


Related Topix: Blues, Burbank, CA

Tue Jul 08, 2014


Loudon Wainwright III to Perform at Ridgefield Playhouse, 9/12

Captain Calvin Spalding from M*A*S*H and the singer of "Dead Skunk " is going to light up the stage of The Ridgefield Playhouse on Friday, September 12, at 8 p.m. Loudon Wainwright III is a critically acclaimed songwriter who won the 2010 Grammy Award for Best Traditional Folk Album High, Wide and Handsome: The Charlie Poole Project.


Related Topix: Folk, Loudon Wainwright III, Blues

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Cape Cod Times

Hiatt and Cray sizzle at Melody Tent

A master songwriter and a master guitarist entertained the Melody Tent crowd Sunday night.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, John Hiatt, Blues, Robert Cray

The Winnipeg Free Press

The first Folk Fest

This Wednesday, the 41st Winnipeg Folk Festival kicks off at Birds Hill Park with a mainstage show headlined by legendary blues artist Bonnie Raitt.


Related Topix: Blues, Canada, World News

Sat Jul 05, 2014


BWW Reviews: Randy Newman's FAUST More Concert Than Musical Theatre

Not very far into Randy Newman 's Faust , God complains to Lucifer how his "stupid old shuffle songs" sound "always the same."


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Blues, Pop/Rock, Linda Ronstadt

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Erie Times News

Movie reviews

"B. B. King: The Life of Riley" : Fellow Mississippian and blues lover Morgan Freeman narrates this warm film on the life of the great B.B. King.


Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment, B.B. King, Pop/Rock, John Lennon, Eric Clapton

Chronicle Live

Ian McLagan at the Cluny leads the way in this week's roots music column

Despite the sporting options available there are still plenty of gigs for those prepared to break free from the magnetic grip of TV.


Related Topix: Steve Marriott, Folk, Blues, Austin, TX

Courtenay Comox Valley Record

Bonnie Raitt: Ready to create new memories

"I was there in the '70s once. We ended up sleeping on Long Beach once and I woke up to a washed up horse's head," she said, with a chuckle.


Related Topix: Blues, Music, Grammy Awards, Music!