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Sunday Apr 6 | The Burlington Free Press

Searching for the roots of the blues

The flat expanse of the Mississippi Delta holds within its soil the very souls from which the blues first came.

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Related Topix: University of Vermont, January, Blues, Burlington, VT

Mon Mar 31, 2014

The George Towner

Keb' Mo': Bluesman Is Keeping It Real

Musically, the guy known as Keb' Mo' can do a lot of things. Whether it's smooth or fast-paced rhythm and blues, funk, jazz, folk and even a little bit of country, here and there, he loves to collaborate with other musicians, notably jazz players or country legend Vince Gill and the great Bonnie Raitt.

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Related Topix: Blues, Keb' Mo', Bonnie Raitt, Vince Gill, Country

Fri Mar 28, 2014

The Columbian

Blues project still influencing Big Head Todd

Todd Park Mohr, frontman of Big Head Todd and the Monsters, was never a stranger to the blues.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Big Head Todd and the Monsters, Blues

Wed Mar 26, 2014

Boise Weekly

Joe Bonamassa

Blues music is heralded as an American invention and while men like Robert Johnson and Muddy Waters were fathers of the genre, blues wasn't solely the purview of U.S.-born musicians.

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Related Topix: Blues, Joe Bonamassa, Muddy Waters, Eric Clapton, John Mayall

Sun Mar 23, 2014

Detroit News

Detroit's Elder Wilson at 103: Still preaching, playing gospel harmonica

Elder Roma Wilson: At 103 years old, the Detroit man is still preaching and playing the harmonica for the glory of God.

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Related Topix: Blues

Sat Mar 22, 2014

Asheville Citizen-Times

Busy spring lineup at White Horse Black Mountain

BLACK MOUNTAIN - Jazz, acoustic and world music are coming up in this early spring at White Horse Black Mountain, 105C Montreat Road.

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Related Topix: Black Mountain, NC, Blues, Asheville, NC, Swannanoa, NC

Kitsap Sun

MUSIC: Big Head Todd & the Monsters dive deeper into the blues

Todd Park Mohr, frontman of Big Head Todd & The Monsters, never was a stranger to the blues.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Big Head Todd and the Monsters, Blues

All About Jazz

Read "Robert Johnson: King of the Delta Blues Singers Vol I & II"

For many, he is the greatest blues man of all time, certainly the most well regarded by modern popular culture.

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Related Topix: Blues, Robinsonville, MS

Fri Mar 21, 2014

Daily Record

One Mo' time

Keb' Mo' is singing the blues again -- and that is likely to make many of his fans happy.

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Related Topix: Blues, Keb' Mo', Vince Gill, Country

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