5 hrs ago
Memphis Commercial Appeal
Memphis-raised musician Musselwhite is among top nominees for Blues Music Awards
The nominees for the 2014 Blues Music Awards were announced on Tuesday. Memphis-raised harmonica man Charlie Musselwhite is among the top nominees, up for awards in five categories, as are fellow veterans James Cotton and Lurrie Bell.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
The Florida Times-Union
Concert review: John Mayer keeps the crowd guessing at Jacksonville show
Mayer, who played Tuesday night at Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena, doesn't really have a signature sound, so you really never know what's coming next.
Tribute Album 'True To The Blues: The Johnny Winter Story' Out 2/23
The extraordinary four decade-plus recording career of seminal Texas blues-rocking guitar legend Johnny Winter, who celebrates his 70 th birthday on February 23, 2014, will be commemorated with the release of True To The Blues: The Johnny Winter Story.
B.B. King not the sharpest at Segerstrom
Legendary blues guitarist and vocalist B.B. King graced Segerstrom Hall on Sunday night for his debut performance at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
The Record Company Opens for B.B. King at Segerstrom Center Tonight
The Record Company will open for legendary blues guitarist B.B. King at his Segerstrom Center debut tonight, December 8 at 7 p.m. in Segerstrom Hall.
Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top to Perform Live 12/17 at B.B. King Blues Club
Billy Gibbon s, legendary ZZ Top Guitarist, along with the late Stevie Ray Vaughan, is unquestionably one of the finest blues-rock guitarists to ever emerge from Texas.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Cotton Club Renovation Seeks Community Support with Free Tours
The renovation project of the Cotton Club of Gainesville , the historic music venue in East Gainesville where the likes of B.B. King and Ray Charles performed, is at a standstill.
The upside of Atlanta's downtown
Whenever I'd think about Atlanta's central business district, I'd picture the beggars and junky looking merchant carts that resembled a yard sale, dirty sidewalks and burned-out streetlights.
Five Blues Albums Recorded Behind Prison Walls
Nearly 2.5 million Americans are in prison in the United States. Although we've mastered that form of low income housing, the Shawshank Redemption has all taught us that prison is not that much fun.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
8 questions for Victor Wainwright, playing the Birmingham Blues Ball with Southern Hospitality
The singer and keyboard player stays in direct contact with his listeners, performing dates around the country.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Junior & Little Joe Bringing Blues to the Jazz Hall
Well-known Tulsa-based harmonica player and vocalist Jimmy Markham recently returned from Los Angeles, where he was working with Eric Clapton on a tribute album honoring the recently deceased J.J. Cale - who like Markham, honed his chops in the Tulsa club scene of the 1950s.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Miles, Bird and B.B. recordings among Hall of Fame inductees
The Recording Academy has named 27 new recordings to the Grammy Hall of Fame , which preserves and celebrates the greatest recordings in history.
Gallery: Gary Clark Jr. at Stubb's and Antone's
At this point, it seems fair to assert that Austin-bred singer-songwriter Gary Clark Jr. will be remembered as one of history's most legendary guitarists.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
The Austin Chronicle
September 10 and 11, 2010: Jack-of-all-trades Austin guitarist Jake Langley took blues piano legend Joseph William Perkins of Belzoni, Miss., into Yellow Dog Studios.
Eli Cook plays Jimi Hendrix at the State Theatre
Nov. 29--Experience the musical brilliance of Jimi Hendrix Saturday night at the State Theatre at a live tribute show by Charlottesville blues man Eli Cook.
B.B. King brings legendary blues style to the Southland
Bluesman B.B. King will perform Dec. 4 in Ventura, Dec. 5 at the San Manuel Casino near Highland , Dec. 7 at the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills and Dec. 8 in Costa Mesa Mississippi bluesman B.B. King is scheduled to bring his legendary playing style and his famous guitar "Lucille" to local audiences this week.
Mick Burgess chats to blues rock guitarist Joanne Shaw Taylor
It's always exciting to have a new album come out. This is the first time I've done a live album and something people have been asking about for a while, so I'm really excited to see what people make of this.
The Daily Courier
B.B. King contest winners listed
The Daily Courier The winners have been selected in The Daily Courier's B.B. King Trivia/Riddle Contest.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Asia News Network
S'pore rock veterans still got the groove
Heritage now comprise Sadeq Nezamudin, Robert S.K., Ashley Jansen, David McGuire and Ansley Green./The Straits Times Age is just a number for S'porean rock 'n' roll veterans who still prove, show after show, that they still 'got the groove' Age is just a number in rock 'n' roll.