Wednesday Mar 5
The Ephrata Review
Lancaster County has a bit of a blues theme of late. Last week's Roots & Blues Festival included performances by Johnny Winter and James Cotton.
Emma Allen: Whiskey and BBQ at Beast of Bourbon, in Bed-Stuy.
On a barren stretch in Bed-Stuy there is a cement building, industrial and ambiguous enough to suggest a meat-processing facility or an auto chop shop.
Red Bluff Daily News
Elvin Bishop with James Cotton at the Cascade ~ March 13
Experience the magic that happens when a blues & rock icon, a living legend of the blues and a rising roots music star unite forces.
Ventura County Reporter
Picks of the Week - Happenings
OJAI MARDI GRAS Saturday and Sunday, Mar. 1-2. The Ojai Mardi Gras Wake Up! Krewe will host this year's celebration.
Governor's arts awards ceremony to honor 5 Mississippi natives
The Governor's Awards for Excellence in the Arts honors Mississippi's tops in the arts and this year moves the ceremony to the evening so more Mississippians can join in the applause.
New Times SLO
Elvin Bishop, James Cotton, and Paul Thorn play the PAC
I'm listening to James Cotton's new album Cotton Mouth Man , and his harmonica playing is just flat-out mesmerizing.
Something Else! Reviews
One Track Mind: Robben Ford, "Cut You Loose" from A Day in Nashville
From an aptly named album, Robben Ford's new track "Cut You Loose" sounds like what it is: A knee-slappingly fun good time, recorded of a piece - like a live album, but without the crowd noise.