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Rheta Johnson: Thacker Mountain Radio on the road created history
I've always wondered what it would have felt like to be in the Ed Sullivan audience, CBS' Studio 50, on a simmering September evening, when a pretty down-home boy named Elvis sang about loving tenderly and brought down the house.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
B.B. King's Restaurant & Blues Club
Catch live blues, rock, reggae, funk, and other acts at this CityPlace venue, where the menu is as soulful as the music.
Miami's Community Newspapers
Memphis: Home of the Blues - and much more
Memphis is known as the Home of the Blues, the Birthplace of Rock and the Cradle of American Music, and those are all fitting titles when you consider the many famous artists who have called the historic Mississippi River town home - W.C. Handy, B.B. King and Isaac Hayes, as well as Elvis Presley, Roy ... The post Memphis: Home of the Blues - " ... (more)
Music, food and fun at Round Lake's Home Town Fest
Duke Tumatoe will perform a blend of R&B, rock, blues and funk at 3:15 p.m. at the Round Lake Home Town Fest, which will take place Saturday, Sept.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Music Boston it's the weekend by Amy Nachbar
On Friday, August 29, 2014 it's the Campfire Festival which runs through Monday, September 1, 2014.
Guitarist Kenny Wayne Shepherd returns to Casino Ballroom
AXE MASTER: Guitarist Kenny Wayne Shepherd and his longtime band will play tunes from their new album, "Goin' Home," at a Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom show Saturday night.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Summer in the city with the Bruce Marshall Band
The Boston Harbor Hotel celebrated it's16th annual Summer in the City Entertainment Series on Rowe's Wharf overlooking Boston Harbor.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Mars Conjunct Saturn in Scorpio - A Musical Appetizer
Since Mars just conjuncted Saturn, over at KISS we've been having a thread on songs that seem to exemplify a Mars-Saturn conjunction in Scorpio.
WBZT-AM West Palm Beach
Local Nightclub Closing Down
B.B. King's Blues Club is closing down, possibly by the end of the month, according to the Palm Beach Post.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Nu-Blue & Sam Moore 'Jesus and Jones' Video Released
This is the official video for Nu-Blu and Sam Moore's George Jones inspired single, "Jesus and Jones."
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Sun Studio Sessions
SUN STUDIO SESSIONS features today's best new touring artists performing live in the legendary Sun Studio in Memphis, Tennessee.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Carnegie Science Center to host Jill West and Gregg Krupa
As part of the "BLUE!" performance series, Jill West and Gregg Krupa will be bringing their blues tinged music to the "BLUE!" exhibit gallery for a 1:00 p.m. show.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
The Billy Crawford Band performs at Jackson Park Aug. 29
While some might argue that Blues guitar is rooted in Mississippi, Texas and Chicago, Crawford, a man of the mid-south might disagree.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
B.B. still King of the blues
In this Aug. 22, 2012 photograph, an 86-year-old B.B. King thrills a crowd of several hundred people at the 32nd annual B.B. King Homecoming, a concert on the grounds of an old cotton gin where he worked as a teenager many years ago, in Indianola, Miss.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Happy 2014 Video Birthday to the Amazing John Hiatt, Sneaky Pete Kleinow, and Sky Saxon
Today is the birthday of the great John Hiatt as well as one of the all-time greatest pedal steel pickers, Sneaky Pete Kleinow, and the legendary Sky Saxon! John Hiatt is a thoroughly American singer-songwriter.
Bay Area nightlife picks, Aug. 21-24
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Tue Aug 19, 2014
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center: Lang inspired by local source
"James Taylor," he said. in a recent interview. "He and Stevie Wonder are without a doubt, my two biggest inspirations.
ZZ Top and Jeff Beck storm into Tucson
Neither Jeff Beck nor ZZ Top is ready to retire any time soon. Both acts proved that royally, Sunday, August 17, 2014 at AVA Amphitheatre.
The Coastal Courier
Free blues concert here Friday
Janiva Magness, who has been the B.B. King entertainer of the year, will play a free concert in Hinesville Friday.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
The Union Democrat
Russia embraces Copper man's biker blues
The 57-year-old father of five has spent more than a decade as the frontman for the Charlie Brechtel Band, playing blues songs inspired by the history of American biker culture at motorcycle rallies and events throughout the United States.