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Ma Rainey: Mother of the Blues

“You like blues? I’ll give you the blues. Don’t call your mother for another... Read the whole entry... »         

Ma Rainey: Mother of the Blues

“You like blues? I’ll give you the blues. Don’t call your mother for another week, and I guarantee you’ll have the blues…” ~ my mom After all these years writing as The Blues Blogger, I rarely mention my mother. Since today is Mother’s Day, … Read the rest

Jeff Healey: ‘Lost’ Album – Heal My Soul – Celebrates Artist’s 50th Birthday With Previously Unheard Material

He was like another one of my sons… Jeff Healey…(exhales hard)… oh my God…... Read the whole entry... »         Comments Amazing. I've never heard him before but he wasn't just another... by Susan Risdal Related Stories Bonnie Raitt:...Show More Summary

Jeff Healey: ‘Lost’ Album – Heal My Soul – Celebrates Artist’s 50th Birthday With Previously Unheard Material

He was like another one of my sons… Jeff Healey…(exhales hard)… oh my God… ~B.B. King Heal My Soul, the new posthumous album from Canadian jazz and blues-rock guitarist/singer Jeff Healey, was released today by Provogue Records. Featuring twelve enthralling previously unheard tracks … Read the rest

Bonnie Raitt: Dig in Deep – 20th Solo Album Review

Death is a profound teacher, and music a great healer… This was the building blocks to this... Read the whole entry... »         Comments Glad you liked the review Jeff…Thank you so much for adding... by The Blues Blogger Very well said review, at one point we all have to come to... Show More Summary

Bonnie Raitt: Dig in Deep – 20th Solo Album Review

Death is a profound teacher, and music a great healer… This was the building blocks to this blog as I struggled to overcome my own personal challenges nearly 10 years ago. I’m reminded of this while listening to the upcoming release, Dig in Deep from … Read the rest

Magic Sam: Remembering Blues Hall of Famer

On Sunday February 14th 2016, Magic Sam would have been 79 years old… The following article... Read the whole entry... »         Comments …. another great review with that personal touch only the... by Hermitbiker I listened to the “West Side Soul” album for the first time... Show More Summary

Tedeschi Trucks Band: Magnificent New Release – Let Me Get By

There’s a lot of sacrifice that goes into a band like this and the fact that everybody’s on... Read the whole entry... »         Related Stories Tedeschi Trucks Band: Magnificent New Release – Let Me Get By - Enclosure Two Days in Memphis: Part 2 of 2 Leslie West: Soundcheck – 16th Solo Album Release  

Magic Sam: Remembering Blues Hall of Famer

On Sunday February 14th 2016, Magic Sam would have been 79 years old… The following article was originally written in 2008, and is my memory of this amazing blues legend. FLASHBACK TO THE LATE SIXTIES As far back as I can remember, I’ve had a … Read the rest

Tedeschi Trucks Band: Magnificent New Release – Let Me Get By

There’s a lot of sacrifice that goes into a band like this and the fact that everybody’s on board musically, hearts and minds, makes it very humbling. There are nights on stage when I think I don’t know if it’s ever been more fun to … Read the rest

Two Days in Memphis: Part 2 of 2

In Part 1 of our adventure, I mentioned how my wife Dee and I spent this past Christmas in the... Read the whole entry... »         Related Stories Two Days in Memphis: Part 1 of 2 Mississippi Delta Road Trip: Clarksdale & Bridging the Blues Blues Highway 61 Journey: Vicksburg, Mississippi - Enclosure  

Two Days in Memphis: Part 2 of 2

In Part 1 of our adventure, I mentioned how my wife Dee and I spent this past Christmas in the Mississippi Delta. On the way home we hung out in Memphis for a few days. First we made stops at the oldest café in … Read the rest

Two Days in Memphis: Part 1 of 2

To preserve blues heritage, celebrate blues recording and performance, expand worldwide awareness... Read the whole entry... »         Comments We had a holiday in the US a couple of years back, visiting... by Iain Cameron Related Stories...Show More Summary

Junior Wells: Hoodoo Man Blues

The following is an article I wrote back in the summer of 2009. Since December 9th, 2015 marks... Read the whole entry... »         Comments I love the Hoodoo Man Blues album, in particular the title song... by Bill Miller Hi there, yup this post is really nice and I have learned lot... Show More Summary

Leslie West: Soundcheck – 16th Solo Album Release

As the founding member and front man for the band Mountain, Leslie West has established a... Read the whole entry... »         Related Stories John Mayall: Sensational New Album – Find A Way to Care Colin Linden: Upcoming Album Release Rich In Love – Preview Bob Malone: Electrifying New Album Release – Mojo Deluxe  

Mississippi Delta Road Trip: Clarksdale & Bridging the Blues

Clarksdale, MS After our tour of the Grammy Museum in Cleveland, we walked to our rental... Read the whole entry... »         Related Stories Blues Highway 61 Journey: Vicksburg, Mississippi - Enclosure Mississippi Delta – Blues Highway 61 Journey: Tunica, MS Mississippi Delta Road Trip: Bentonia, Indianola and Greenville, MS - Enclosure  

Two Days in Memphis: Part 1 of 2

To preserve blues heritage, celebrate blues recording and performance, expand worldwide awareness of the blues and ensure the future of the uniquely American art form ~ Blues Foundation Mission Statement This past Christmas my wife Dee and I spent some time in the Mississippi Delta. … Read the rest

Junior Wells: Hoodoo Man Blues

The following is an article I wrote back in the summer of 2009. Since December 9th, 2015 marks what would have been the late great Junior Well’s 81st birthday, and this year also commemorates the 50th anniversary of his debut album Hoodoo Man Blues, I … Read the rest

Leslie West: Soundcheck – 16th Solo Album Release

As the founding member and front man for the band Mountain, Leslie West has established a reputation as one of the most ground-breaking and prominent musicians in rock history. Over the past five decades, he’s played and jammed with a wide range of guitarists from … Read the rest

Mississippi Delta Road Trip: Clarksdale & Bridging the Blues

Clarksdale, MS After our tour of the Grammy Museum in Cleveland, we walked to our rental vehicle which was parked at Delta University. Pulling out of the lot, we headed north on Highway 61 to Clarksdale; our base for the remainder of our road … Read the rest

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