Thursday Mar 6
Guy Davis brings blues and more to White Horse
Guy Davis is both a bluesman and a storyteller. He can spin a yarn with the best, then play intricate blues licks.
Silicon Alley Insider
19 Things America Does Better Than The Rest Of The World
The outpouring of responses covered everything from food to patriotism, and were submitted by Reddit users based all around the globe.
The Daily Music Break: Robert Johnson
Legends aren't dependent on mystery. Louis Armstrong and The Rolling Stones are legends, and they were all over the place for decades.
Courthouse News Service
Family of Bluesman Loses Bid for Photo Royalties
The family of blues legend Robert Johnson cannot recover royalties from a pair of photos of the musician, the Mississippi Supreme Court ruled.
Charleston Daily Mail
Jerron 'Blind Boy' Paxton has an old-timey sound
More precisely, he was born Jan. 26, 1989, less than a week after George H.W. Bush became the 41st president of the United States.
Detroit Free Press
Delta blues traditions flavor Big Head Todd & the Monsters' new CD
Todd Park Mohr, front man of Big Head Todd & the Monsters, was never a stranger to the blues.
Robert Johnson: rare new (third) photograph of delta blues king authenticated after eight years
This weekend a third, newly cleaned-up and authenticated image has been released by the Johnson estate showing him standing next to musician Johnny Shines.
The Barns at Wolf Trap Welcomes Tom Principato Band & Pearl and the Beard
Tom Principato, former leader of the renowned 1970s East Coast band Powerhouse, has been credited by The Boston Phoenix as "a textbook example of heart-and-soul axe-wielding."
The Lebanon Daily News
Roots & blues: 60 artists on 10 stages in Lancaster
More than 60 artists are scheduled to appear at the Lancaster Roots & Blues, a Festival of Music, on Friday and Saturday.
Bluesman's son wins custody of photos, profits
In this Feb. 1, 2006 photo, Claud Johnson, seated, poses with his son Michael Johnson, next to a poster of one of the rare photographs of his father, Robert Johnson, a blues pioneer.