Thursday Mar 6
Buddy Guy rules the blues at Aztec
The house was jammed with fans of Buddy Guy and his weighty legend, as well as for a younger guitarist - Ana Popovic.
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
Something Else! Reviews
Forgetten series: The Zombies - The Zombies
Founded 1962 in St. Albans, England, the Zombies starred the remarkable talents of lead singer Colin Blunstone, guitarist Paul Atkinson, bassist Chris White, keyboardist Rod Argent, and drummer Hugh Grundy.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Planet Jackson Hole
Elvin Bishop (left), founding member of Paul Butterfield Blues, plays the Center Sunday
Elvin Bishop simply knows how to boogie and have a good time with an audience. The humble, good-souled 71-year-old is one of the most respected guitarists in blues-rock history, and the feel of his music instills exuberance.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Anchorage Daily News
Meet the Sled Dogs: Muddy Waters
Iditarod Live covers all aspects of the race. Discussing strategy with the mushers, to bringing you profiles of the most important dogs in the race.
Guitar great Michael Bloomfield immortalized in new box set
If Michael Bloomfield is known at all today it's as a footnote, a guitar legend who played on historically significant recordings and at legendary events, yet lacks the name recognition of contemporaries like Jimi Hendrix and Eric Clapton.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Huffington Post
Plans For Muddy Waters Museum Thrown Into Jeopardy Over Chicago Home Deal
Blues musician Muddy Waters performs at New York's Palladium Theater, Oct. 1, 1977 in a benefit performance for the New York Public Library.
Steady rollin' with Bob Margolin and Muddy Waters: Part 1
Northern Californians hungry for the best in blues should catch Bob Margolin and Bob Corritore this Wednesday night at Biscuits and Blues in San Francisco.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Award-winning Venue Biscuits & Blues Announces Upcoming Shows
Local venue Biscuits & Blues is delighted to present their newest line-up, featuring both living legends and rising stars.
The Huffington Post
10 Lessons For Lifetime Success From An Accidental Businessman
Georgia firefighter Jeff Lord always wanted to be a musician. When he was 12 years old, he attempted to learn to play the guitar without success -- but his love of the blues never left him.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Lake Cowichan Gazette
The legend that is Jim Byrnes comes to Quadra Island
Byrnes has been on the blues highway for over 45 years. Over this time he has had the great good fortune to appear with a virtual who's who of the blues, from Muddy Waters and John Lee Hooker to Taj Mahal and Robert Cray.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Something Else! Reviews
Johnny Winter - True to the Blues: The Johnny Winter Story
He rose to fame playing a flame-kissed fusion of blues rock alongside Rick Derringer, scoring huge turn-of-the-1970s hits on the pop charts.
American Deep Blues Touring 1960's Britain
The American Folk Blues Festival 1962 - 1966 ; Vol 2 ; Vol 3 - The festival was an annual event with dozens of classic blues greats like Sonny Boy Williamson, Muddy Waters & Howlin' Wolf playing to appreciative UK audiences.
The Weston Daily Voice
Happy Birthday To Easton's Johnny Winter
John Dawson Winter III, who has owned a home in Easton, turns 70 on Sunday. The blues guitarist, singer, and producer was born February 23, 1944, in Beaumont, Texas.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Cotton to be honored at arts event
One of the honorees at Thursday night's ceremony for the Governor's Arts Awards is blues harmonica great James Cotton, who was born in Tunica in 1935.
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.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Ted Cruz Is Trolling Congress; It's Time the Media Calls Him On It
Remember when I recommended There Was a Fire: Jews, Music and the American Dream by the jazz pianist with the PhD in American studies Ben Sidran - - well I want to recommend it again, a) because it's great, and b) because it tells the story of the musical friendship between Michael Bloomfield and Barry Goldberg.
Cool customers The Strypes set to rock out Glasgow
They've had a year of crazy gigs, praise from the likes of Paul Weller and Noel Gallagher and chart success, yet the teenage foursome are relaxed about being one of rock n' roll's hottest properties.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Wed Feb 12, 2014
The Orlando Sentinel
Savoy Brown in Orlando: Simply the blues
All the hoopla about the 50th anniversary of the Beatles arrival was a reminder that British musicians of the 1960s helped America appreciate its own definitive music.
Ray Manzarek in requiem
Ray Manzarek was a true believer, he believed in the talent of Jim Morrison, he believed in The Doors as a musical force with a future and a legacy, right from the beginning.