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  1. See Billy Gibbons Jam ZZ Top Hits With Frankie Ballard, OrianthiRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | RollingStone

    ... grill. Ballard had gifted it to Gibbons earlier that day, looking to show his appreciation for an artist whose mix of blues, Southern rock and guitar-driven boogie-woogie helped lay the groundwork for an entire generation of riff-heavy roots music. ...

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  2. BJ the Chicago Kid touring around Pitchfork Fest, singing on Marvin...Read the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Brooklynvegan

    ... 7/11 Montreal, QC Le Belmont 7/12 Toronto, ON Velvet Underground 7/14 Detroit, MI El Club 7/15 Cleveland, OH House of Blues/Cambridge Room 7/16 Chicago, IL Pitchfork Festival 7/20 New York, NY Highline Ballroom 7/21 Baltimore, MD Soundstage 7/22 ...

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  3. Blues, Brews & BBQRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bangor Daily News

    Bangor's got the blues - the second annual BLUES, BREWS & BBQ! Grab your lawn chairs, gather up your friends and come down to the Bangor Waterfront to enjoy a gorgeous summer day packed with sensational blues, frosty brews and tons of finger-lickin' good BBQ. This year blues legend, two-time Grammy winner, TAJ MAHAL will perform his world renown blues LIVE! You'll hear the unique old school sounds of L.C. Williams and the Driver, Tas Cru and his Band of Tortured Soul's eccentric take on the blues, the rocking sounds of Jon King, blues legend TAJ MAHAL's exotic blend of Caribbean, African and South Pacific sounds, and as the sun goes down the stage heats up with Texas Flood, the nation's premiere Stevie Ray Vaughan tribute band.

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  4. Who's coming here soonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Albany Times Union

    The Egg goes Cray Cray: It's been 30 years since they first held that "Smoking Gun," but the blues-rocking Robert Cray Band would still like to strongly persuade you to check them out at The Egg in Albany on Friday, Sept. 2. Breuer on tap: The Troy Savings Bank Music Hall might seem the epitome of class and refinement, but on Friday, Sept.

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  5. Stevie Ray Vaughan Albums Ranked Worst to BestRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... people couldn't dream of achieving in long lifetimes, as he almost single-handedly re-envisioned and reinvigorated the blues for the '80s. Widespread fame didn't arrive overnight, however, but rather was earned over a dozen years spent in countless ...

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  6. New Axs TV Special Will Salute a oeLost Legendsa David Bowie, Prince, B.B. King & OthersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KTGL-FM Lincoln

    ... life that many people never got to see. Also, King's longtime drummer, T.C. Coleman , will discuss the bond that the blues icon had with his famous guitar, "Lucille." Other recently departed music legends who will be paid tribute during the special ...

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  7. Red Devils drop final regular season baseball gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The record Online

    The Red Devils ended their final week of regular season play with losses to both Northumberland and Rappahannock but still earned a home berth in the Conference #43 tournament this week.

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  8. Transfer News: Man Utd announcement Friday, West Ham done deal...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Star

    ... likely to be another 48 hours before an announcement is made. Then Portugal Under-17 international walked out on the Blues earlier this year having grown frustrated at the lack of opportunities to press for a first team spot. The 16-year-old will ...

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  9. See Nikki Hill SundayRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Triangle.com

    North Carolina singer Nikki Hill draws on vintage female rhythm and blues influences such as LaVern Baker, Etta James and Ruth Brown, as well as some of her favorite male singers Otis Redding and Solomon Burke, without being stuck or pigeonholed strictly as a 'retro' artist. Her tough vocal style fits with contemporary sensibilities yet evokes all the great female blues shouters of previous decades.

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  10. The Taj Mahal goes green - and India must cut the crapRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Nation

    The gradual degeneration of the Taj Mahal because of industrial pollution and an associated insect attack is a major cause for concern. The Taj Mahal, located in the northern city of Agra, is a site of national and global importance.

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  11. Blues in the Blood: Chicago Bluesman Wayne Baker Brooks Plays Hermosa BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Easy Reader News

    ... in 1959, Brooks Sr.'s style of playing lingered in the Lone Star State, influencing the next generation of Texan blues musicians (the Vaughan brothers, the Winter brothers, Bobby Gibbons, The Fabulous Thunderbirds), some of who recorded his songs on ...

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  12. Eric Clapton lays down the blues on 'I Still Do'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    And on the aptly-titled "I Still Do," the 71-year-old music legend proves it all over again with a smooth, sonically soothing mix of covers with a couple originals thrown in. He's not breaking any new ground here, or tearing the roof off with scorching guitar solos, but that's OK.

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  13. All you need to know about the Cleethorpes Blues Rhythm and Rock Festival 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | This Is Grimsby

    Take three musical ingredients, mix them up and what have you got? The Cleethorpes Blues Rhythm and Rock Festival, to give it its full title. It takes place this year on Father's Day, on Sunday, June 19. Now that sounds like a gift idea ... or you could go one step further and have some father and son or father and daughter time.

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  14. New Axs TV Special Will Salute "Lost Legends" David Bowie, Prince, B.B. King & OthersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WIMZ-FM Knoxville

    ... life that many people never got to see. Also, King's longtime drummer, T.C. Coleman , will discuss the bond that the blues icon had with his famous guitar, "Lucille." Other recently departed music legends who will be paid tribute during the special ...

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  15. Nighthawk Laxmen Advance To SWC Title GameRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Newtown Bee

    Peyton Manning runs with the ball during Newtown's SWC tourney quarterfinal-round win over Bethel. The Nighthawks went on to defeat Joel Barlow in the semifinals.

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  16. The Blues Brothers and Tom Cruise's Top Gun at Hertford Castle film screeningsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Crow

    The Blues Brothers and Tom Cruise can be seen on screen in Hertford this summer at two open-air cinema screenings. Back by public demand, Hertford Town Council has organised two screenings for the August Bank Holiday weekend in the grounds of historic Hertford Castle.

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  17. City Council gives final blessing to Kiest Park piece honoring Jimmie, Stevie Ray VaughanRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    With much pride and joy, Kirby Warnock got what he wanted from the Dallas City Council Wednesday morning: the unanimous OK to install artwork in Kiest Park honoring Stevie Ray Vaughan and his older brother Jimmie. "There is no public art in the public space honoring any musicians," Warnock told the council moments before its 15-0 vote.

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  18. The Stevie Ray Vaughan Memorial Is Officially On Its Way to Kiest ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Dallas Observer

    After two long years of planning and negotiating, The Vaughan Brothers Art Project is finally ready to get cracking. The public art project will memorialize two of Dallas' biggest contributors to the world of popular music, Jimmie Vaughan and his late brother Stevie Ray Vaughan.

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  19. Girls Lacrosse: South Jersey, Group 4 semifinals preview, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NJ.com

    Top-seeded Shawnee , No. 8 in the NJ.com Top 20, has been nearly unbeatable since the beginning of the season, and the Renegades have backed that up so far in the state tournament.

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  20. There's a wide range of events and actvities for you to enjoy over the bank holiday weekend...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | This Is Staffordshire

    ... are on offer in and around North Staffordshire to keep you and your family busy. What: Dozens of quality live jazz and blues bands will come to town to perform for Newcastle and take over the town at the annual Jazz and Blues Festival . This year ...

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