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1 hr ago | BroadwayWorld.com

bergenPAC to Welcome The Moody Blues, 8/12

Bergen Performing Arts Center located at 30 North Van Brunt Street in Englewood, New Jersey presents The Moody Blues Tuesday, August 12th 2014 at 8PM.

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Related Topix: The Moody Blues, Pop/Rock, Englewood, NJ, Justin Hayward, The Simpsons

5 hrs ago | River Front Times

Guitar Shorty, Samantha Fish to Headline Big Muddy Blues Festival on Laclede's Landing

Celebrating both St. Louis' blues legacy and the refreshed cobblestone streets of Laclede's Landing, the Big Muddy Blues Festival is expanding its variety of blues music for 2014, with influential artist Guitar Shorty and blues-rocker Samantha Fish headlining this year's event.

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9 hrs ago | Mississippi Business Journal

Eating Up the Blues - 5th Annual Oxford Blues Festival adds food to the lineup

In its fifth year, the Oxford Blues Festival has built a reputation for offering a full slate of live performers.

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Related Topix: Blues, Dining, Mississippi, University of Mississippi, Vicksburg, MS

13 hrs ago | Examiner.com

This weekend: Find the blues in and around Atlanta July 11-13, 2014

It's time to celebrate the weekend with some great live blues! This is where to find the shows this weekend: Friday, The Ori Naftaly Band is at Darwin's in Marietta.

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17 hrs ago | Erie Times News

Bluesy Sleepin' Dogs rock at Last Shot

Relatively new Erie band the Sleepin' Dogs play one song that pretty much encapsulates its approach and defines its mindset.

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Related Topix: Post, TX, Pop/Rock, Muddy Waters, The Black Keys

21 hrs ago | KDXY-FM Jonesboro

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THIS DAY IN 1968: Guitarist Eric Clapton announced the breakup of Cream. The band played a farewell concert later in the year.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Cream, Kenny Rogers, Country, Jerry Garcia, Mavis Staples, BJ and the Bear, Comedy Movies, Adventure

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Narooma News

Great Southern Blues Festival rocking its mojo

Well it's coming up soon! The Great Southern Blues Festival is back at Narooma and Neil Mumme says it has its mojo back!! TICKETS DRAWN: Russell Morris was also popular at the 2013 homecoming for the Blues Festival and ended up helping Neil Mumme and Narooma Lions Club vice president Bruce Frost draw out the winning ticket for the signed guitar ... (more)

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Related Topix: Blues, Australia, Oceania, World News

Republican Journal

North Atlantic Blues Festival 2014

"It seems like I just packed this up," Paul Benjamin said to himself a few weeks ago when he brought the first North Atlantic Blues Festival set-up trailer to Harbor Park.

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Related Topix: Blues, Maine, Theater, Arts

Examiner.com

Legendary rock-blues guitarist Jim Schwall plays bass in Cajun Strangers

"There's a theory that there are 35 blues bands in Madison, and 28 blues musicians!" said guitarist Jim Schwall by way of explaining how and why he and so many other Madcity blues players end up playing regularly or sporadically in so many local blues bands.

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Related Topix: Blues, Breaux Bridge, LA, Mamou, LA

KASH-FM Anchorage

Loretta Lynn Receiving Special Americana Music Association Award

Loretta Lynn is getting recognition for her creativity. The country legend has been tapped to receive the Americana Music Association's Lifetime Achievement Award for Songwriting.

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Related Topix: Taj Mahal

NME

Lana Del Rey: 'Working with The Black Keys made me feel interesting'

Lana Del Rey has discussed the role that confidence played in the making of her new album, and how it was only working with Dan Auerbach of The Black Keys that made her feel interesting.

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Related Topix: Lana Del Rey, Pop/Rock, The Black Keys

Weekender

Eric Gales brings Hendrix-style skills to Briggs Farm

Briggs Farm Blues Festival featuring Eric Gales: July 11-12, Briggs Farm . $20-75.

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Related Topix: Nescopeck, PA, Blues, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Eric Clapton

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Canada.com

That book done the blues right

If you're the sort of person who complains about a lack of blues at Bluesfest, then the book of Randy MacNeil's photographs is for you.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, The Blues Band, Sue Foley

The Sparta Independent

Overnight singing sensation Alice Tan Ridley comes to the Centenary Stage

Audiences can spend an unforgettable evening with the singing sensation, Alice Tan Ridley, that People Magazine calls an "Amazing Vocalist” on Saturday, July 19 at 8 p.m. at The Lackland Center.

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Related Topix: Etta James, Aretha Franklin, Black Entertainment, Soul, Recreational Vehicle, Award, Gabourey Sidibe, Entertainment

DNAInfo.com

Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings to Headline Free Downtown Blues Festival

Jones will perform on July 16 at the outdoor plaza along the Hudson at 220 Vesey St. with opening act the No BS! Brassband .

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WNDU-TV South Bend

Influential blues musician Buddy Guy to play at The Lerner Theatre

On Saturday, October 25, the historic Lerner Theatre hosts one of the most influential artists in the history of blues and rock 'n roll.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Buddy Guy, Rock & Roll, Rock-N-Roll, Eric Clapton, Led Zeppelin, Pop/Rock, Stevie Ray Vaughan

The Bennington Banner

Browne, Lynn to get lifetime Americana awards

In this Jan. 10, 2014 file photo, blues musician Taj Mahal performs at All My Friends: Celebrating The Songs and Voice of Gregg Allman, in Atlanta.

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Related Topix: Taj Mahal, Nashville, TN

Bellingham Herald

Browne, Lynn to get lifetime Americana awards

Browne, who has lent his voice to a number of social policy issues including clean energy, will receive the "Spirit of Americana" Free Speech Award.

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Related Topix: Taj Mahal, Nashville, TN

National Public Radio

Browne, Lynn To Get Lifetime Americana Awards

Jackson Browne, Loretta Lynn, conjunto musician Flaco Jimenez and blues musician Taj Mahal will receive lifetime achievement awards at The Americana Music Association Honors and Awards ceremony in Nashville, Tennessee, in September.

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Bellingham Herald

Singer, guitarist Eric Bibb performs in Conway and at B.C. Harrison Hot Springs

Guitarist and singer Eric Bibb's, whose music crosses folk, gospel-infused acoustic blues and down-home country, performs at 8 p.m. Saturday, July 12, at the Conway Muse, 18444 Main St., Conway, and at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, July 13, 2014 at the Harrison Festival of the Arts in Harrison Hot Springs, B.C. Guitarist and singer Eric Bibb's music crosses ... (more)

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