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Friday Jul 18 | 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!

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

'Randy Newman's Faust: The Concert': Theater Review

Composer Randy Newman played the Devil in this one-night concert staging of his musical version of the "Faust" legend.


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Randy Newman, Pop/Rock, Blues, Linda Ronstadt, New York, Entertainment

Tue Jul 01, 2014

KTIV-TV Sioux City

Final preparations underway for Saturday in the Park

Saturday in the Park is just a few days away and organizers said there's still a need for volunteers.


Related Topix: Blues, Transportation, Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Sioux City, IA, Storm Lake, IA


Michigan Experience: After a day at Sleeping Bear Dunes, what to do in the Traverse City area?

Yesterday I spent an incredible day at Sleeping Bear Dunes, followed by a quick stop to Art's Tavern in Glen Arbor and then dinner at the Hofbrau in Interlochen.


Related Topix: Traverse City, MI, Glen Arbor, MI, Interlochen, MI, Blues, Entertainment

Sat Jun 28, 2014

Something Else! Reviews

Ian McLagan and the Bump Band - United States

Ian McLagan has been a busy man. In between his numerous live performances and work in preserving the memory of his beloved band of brothers the Small Faces, he has also found the time to record a new album, United States .


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Faces, Blues, Black Entertainment, Buddy Guy

Fri Jun 27, 2014


From Joni Mitchell to Bonnie Raitt, five of our greatest ever female guitar players

David Owens profiles the women ahead of a new BBC Radio 2 radio documentary, hosted by Cerys Matthews, about American star Mitchell Joni Mitchell is one of only two women to have made it onto Rolling Stone magazine's 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time.


Related Topix: Folk, Joni Mitchell, Blues

Austin American Statesman

'Austin City Limits' marks 40 years with 4-hour show

"Most shows would end with something like that," emcee Andy Langer said as Bonnie Raitt, Jimmie Vaughan, Gary Clark Jr. and Brittany Howard of Alabama Shakes left the stage after blasting through the Fabulous Thunderbirds hit "Wrap It Up" to kick off Thursday's "Austin City Limits" 40th anniversary special taping at ACL Live.


Related Topix: Austin City Limits, Entertainment, Television, Blues, Jimmie Vaughan, Pop/Rock, Alabama Shakes