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Friday Apr 18 | Courier News

A bluesman at heart

The cognoscenti among blues and blues-rock fans here in the Garden State already have their tickets.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Free, Bad Company, Memphis, TN, Blues

Thu Apr 17, 2014

TwinCities

This week in the Twin Cities: fiddlers, dancers and folk singers

Friday: The initial buzz on Toronto indie-rock band Tokyo Police Club was they were Canada's answer to the Strokes.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Tokyo Police Club, Theater, Arts, Blues, Entertainment

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Kitsap Sun

MUSIC: Joe Louis Walker's blues history lesson

The newly anointed Blues Hall of Famer has clearly thought deeply about the music he's played for 50 years and speaks eloquently about it, starting with its power that can't be contained by borders of any kind.

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Related Topix: Blues, Joe Louis Walker, Worcestershire County, England, World News, Warwickshire County, England, United Kingdom, West Midlands County, England, Des Moines, IA, Japan,

The Georgia Straight

Steve Miller's '70s blues-rock packs 'em in at Hard Rock Casino Van

So I went to Victoria for the weekend, and i'm blown away by not only the friendly nature of everyone there but also the sheer attractiveness of My friends and I sat at bar beside two beautiful woman from Montreal at Guu.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Steve Miller, Blues, Black Entertainment, Buddy Guy, Howlin' Wolf

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Stuff.co.nz

In the house of blues

Hugh Laurie was only 10 when he heard the sound that would change him forever. The song on the radio was probably Willie Dixon, or maybe Muddy Waters, but it was not so much the musician as "that magical blue note".

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Related Topix: House, Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Jeeves and Wooster, A Bit of Fry and Laurie, Celebrities, Hugh Laurie, Blues

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Ink 19

Bobby Rush with Blinddog Smokin'

Bobby Rush has been a legendary figure since his time learning harp alongside Muddy Waters and other greats in the Chicago blues scene.

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Related Topix: Blues, Bobby Bland, Otis Rush, Dr. John

Fri Apr 04, 2014

The Sydney Morning Herald

The magical sound that turned actor Hugh Laurie into a musician

Hugh Laurie was only 10 when he heard the sound that would change him forever. The song on the radio was probably Willie Dixon, or maybe Muddy Waters, but it was not so much the musician as ''that magical blue note''.

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Related Topix: Comedy, House, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Jeeves and Wooster, A Bit of Fry and Laurie, Celebrities, Hugh Laurie, Blues

Aquarius Papers

Happy 2014 RIP Video Birthday to Master Bluesman, Muddy Waters

Today Mister McKinley Morganfield, aka "Muddy Waters," would have been 101 He was "the Father of Chicago Blues," and had a huge effect on thousands of musicians past and present.

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Related Topix: Blues, Canned Heat

Reveries

The Strypes

The youngest member of the hottest new boy band is 16 and loves Howlin' Wolf, Little Walter and Muddy Waters, reports Jim Fusilli in The Wall Street Journa l .

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Related Topix: Blues, Howlin' Wolf

UPI

The almanac

The moon is waxing. The morning stars are Mars, Mercury, Neptune, Saturn, Uranus and Venus.

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Related Topix: Blues, Prison, West, TX

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Examiner.com

Sonoma Film Festival screens blues documentary 'Born In Chicago'

The 17th annual Sonoma International Film Festival is under way in the North Bay.

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Related Topix: Blues, Howlin' Wolf, Black Entertainment, B.B. King

Examiner.com

The 2014 Iowa Blues Challenge kicks off on April 10 at Zimm's in Des Moines

The Central Iowa Blues Society has announced the bands that will be participating in this year's Iowa Blues Challenge .

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Related Topix: Iowa, Blues, Bettendorf, IA

Guitar World

Dear Guitar Hero: Johnny Winter Talks Gibson Firebirds, Muddy Waters, 'Highway 61 Revisited' and More

He's an albino blues guitarist who's jammed with Muddy Waters, Jimi Hendrix and Duane Allman.

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Related Topix: Blues, Johnny Winter, Howlin' Wolf, Galveston, TX

Wed Apr 02, 2014

The Pordland Mercury

Up & Coming

ZZ WARD, GRIZFOLK, THE OH MY'S I've seen ZZ Ward - full name: Zsuzsanna Eva Ward - compared to Adele, but I'm more impressed that she got her start not far from Portland, playing blues with her father in Roseburg, Oregon.

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Related Topix: ZZ Ward, Roseburg, OR, Blues, Big Mama Thornton

Sun Journal

Collins to bring his - Mojo' to New Bern Saturday night

Award-winning musician and guitarist Mojo Collins will return to New Bern Saturday night for a concert at Trent River Coffee Company.

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Related Topix: New Bern, NC, Big Brother & the Holding Company, Pop/Rock, Tina Turner, Blues, Black Entertainment, Leon Redbone

Tue Apr 01, 2014

River Cities' Reader

What's Happenin': Thursday, April 3, through Wednesday, April 16

Singer/songwriter and blues guitarist Damon Fowler, who plays Bettendorf's The Muddy Waters on April 6, is a Florida native whose exceptional musicianship has allowed him to share stages with the likes of Jeff Beck, Buddy Guy, Gregg Allman, Jimmy Vaughn, Jimmy Brown, Johnny and Edgar Winter, and Little Feat.

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Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment, Buddy Guy, Arts, Ballet, Paris, MO

Mon Mar 31, 2014

Daily Kos

Netroots Radio Presents: "Last Seen Sailing Out"

I'm Special Agent DJ Justice ; Radio Host and Program for Netroots Radio.com; and I'm manning the dials, spinning the discs, warbling the woofers, putting a slip in your hip and a trip to your hop.

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Related Topix: Blues, Pop/Rock, Death Cab for Cutie, The Cinematic Orchestra, Jazz

Phoenix New Times

Print Version

Joe Louis Walker first got his hands on a guitar at age 8, and he hasn't stopped playing since.

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Related Topix: Joe Louis Walker, Blues, Jazz, Thelonious Monk, John Lee Hooker, San Francisco, CA

Phoenix New Times

Joe Louis Walker Brings His Brand of Blues to Rhythm Room on Wednesday

Joe Louis Walker first got his hands on a guitar at age 8, and he hasn't stopped playing since.

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Related Topix: Joe Louis Walker, Blues, Thelonious Monk, Jazz, John Lee Hooker

Fri Mar 28, 2014

The Stranger

The Jazz Diaspora: Willie, Hubert, and Big Foot Chester

Big Foot Chester is the lesser-known alias of Chester Arthur Burnett, who is best known as Howlin' Wolf and when you hear him sing you'll know why.

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Related Topix: Blues, Howlin' Wolf

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