B.B. King Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Bees for blues in RocklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 2 | Herald Gazette

    ... '60s, '70s and '80s covers from Little Feat, The Meters, Billie Holiday, Derek Trucks, Donny Hathaway, Steely Dan, B.B. King, ZZ Top, Robben Ford, Muddy Waters, Bonnie Raitt, Curtis Mayfield, Albert King, Bobby "Blue" Bland, Jimi Hendrix, SoulLive, ...

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  2. Jefferson Educational Society Explores Classic Blues TunesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 1 | WICU12 Erie

    It covered the deep history of the genre with several classics from blues icons like B.B. King, T-Bone Walker, Bo Diddley and many more.

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  3. Marty Stuart planning country music museum in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 2 | WKRN

    ... are "enchanted and mystified" by Mississippi - the birthplace of rock 'n' roll king Elvis Presley, blues greats B.B. King and Muddy Waters and country music legend Jimmie Rodgers. "My collection for all these years has been a very good-neighbor ...

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  4. Leisure 42 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 1 | Newark Advertiser

    Louisiana bluesman Lil Jimmy Reed and his band feature on the opening night of the Gate To Southwell Festival on June 7 The Greet will meet the Mississippi on Thursday, June 7, when the Gate To Southwell Festival brings some of the world's best blues stars to town. Headliners Nine Below Zero have been one of Britain's best blues exports for more than 30 years and have supported everyone from Alexis Korner, Chuck Berry, The Kinks and The Who through to recent successful tours with Squeeze and The Stranglers.

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  5. Preston ShannonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 1 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... cover story, Shannon recalled picking cotton as a youth in Olive Branch and tuning into music by Albert King, B.B. King, and Bobby "Blue" Bland over a transistor radio. "At nine, I could go to the field and play in the cotton, but when I turned 10, ...

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  6. Did you know B.B. King got his start in Covington?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 31 | Covington Leader

    According to local historians, legendary Blues singer B.B. King frequently played at a cafe called the Blue Flame in Covington, which is the current location of WKBL Drive. According to local historians, legendary Blues singer B.B. King frequently played at a cafe called the Blue Flame in Covington, which is the current location of WKBL Drive.

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  7. Stuart plans country music museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 31 | Albany Times Union

    ... are "enchanted and mystified" by Mississippi - the birthplace of rock 'n' roll king Elvis Presley, blues greats B.B. King and Muddy Waters and country music legend Jimmie Rodgers. "My collection for all these years has been a very good-neighbor ...

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  8. Health Alan BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 31 | Cityview Online

    ... says some of his biggest influences are singers like Joni Mitchell, Bonnie Raitt, Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf and B.B. King. "I tried to emulate both male and female styles in my singing. My mom was playing mostly women singers in the house, so they ...

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  9. Grammys 2018: Watch Gary Clark Jr., Jon Batiste Salute Chuck Berry, Fats DominoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 28 | RollingStone

    ... at the 2014 ceremony during the singer's version of "Cop Car." Two years later, he  paid tribute to B.B. King  alongside Chris Stapleton and Bonnie Raitt, and he joined soul singer William Bell in 2017 to play Albert King blues ...

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  10. Blues guitar masters at Soper ReeseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 27 | Lake County Record-Bee

    ... ancestry and his father's soulful black heritage. One critic described Cain as having “a voice that recalls B.B. King and a thick toned Gibson guitar sound reminiscent of Albert King.” Joining Cain is Mighty Mike Schermer, a first-call ...

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  11. Josh Returns, Cabin Fever, Petty Crime and Jane Lee HookerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 26 | Altoona Mirror

    ... Lee Hooker. Since forming in 2013, the group has performed nationwide, and has played at such venues as New York's B.B. King Blues Club, Houston's Continental Club, Antone's Record Shop in Austin, Texas and more. They have shared stages with such ...

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  12. With Grammy looming, Lost Bayou Ramblers take aaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 25 | Daily World

    Jay-Z and Kendrick Lamar are heavy favorites for top awards at the 60th annual award show. Rough cut Video provided by Reuters From Domenico Modugno to 'We Are the World,' a look at past Grammy winners from the show's first 28 years.

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  13. Grammy Award-Winning Blues Artist Jonny Lang to Play The McCoy, 3/2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... or perform with some of the most respected legends in music, sharing stages with everyone from The Rolling Stones, B.B. King, Aerosmith, and Buddy Guy, who he continues to tour with today. Fans who discovered Lang through his searing instrumental ...

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  14. Def Leppard's Phil Collen: 11 Guitarists That Blew My Mind [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Def Leppard guitar champ Phil Collen recently sat down with Music Radar to jot down 10 guitarist that made a life-changing impact on him. "He's the reason I ended up picking up the guitar! My cousin took me to see Deep Purple at the Brixton Sundown, which is the Academy now, on the 'Machine Head' tour - so they were doing 'Highway Star,' 'Smoke on the Water,' all that stuff.

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  15. Rives set to usher in new season on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    More and more popular with every show he does in Martinsville, Victor Wainwright & The Train will perform for the Rives Season Opener Saturday night.

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  16. Applying Rock Hall standards to Baseball HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2018 | Major League Baseball

    ... soul stars like Sam Cooke, pop icons like the Supremes (Motown already had its own museum), blues acts like B.B. King and country crossovers like the Everly Brothers. Nobody paid much mind to any of that, but things began to get really complicated ...

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  17. Hidden History: Beale Streeta s history preserved through music, storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2018 | WKRN

    ... on. The shoes that hurt, you know, and went out to be seen." Music brought a who's who list of names to Beale - B.B. King. Elvis. W.C. Handy, Sam Phillips, Al Green, Ike and Tina Turner and Johnny Cash during the 20th century. "Martin Luther King ...

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  18. Samantha Fish turns from blues to roots rock, and vice versaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | Chicago Reader

    ... that last number, trading her familiar bluesy shout for a delicate quaver that sounds more like Iris Dement than B.B. King. The title track, "Belle of the West," has a lazy, shoulder-shrugging sway that just about cries out for an Emmylou Harris ...

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  19. Yukon musician returns to Homer with eclectic setRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | Homer News

    If you plugged in "Gordon Tentrees" to an online music radio program, it might start out with something from his last album, "Less is More." But, as computer algorithms go, the station might throw in songs that evoke the Whitehorse, Yukon Territory singer-songwriter: Bob Dylan, Woody Guthrie and John Prine, all singers Tentree has been compared to.

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  20. Mighty Quinn: January 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | New York Daily News

    "Hey, Mighty. Do me a favor if you could mention my sister Denise Smith passed on Jan. 13, and was a resident from Rosedale and a student at St. Clare's.

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