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The Jazz Diaspora: Willie, Hubert, and Big Foot Chester

2 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Big Foot Chester is the lesser-known alias of Chester Arthur Burnett, who is best known as Howlin' Wolf and when you hear him sing you'll know why. He possessed one of the most powerful voices in the history of blues, and had Howlin'...Show More Summary

"Goldfinger" Returns, Courtesy of Sharon Jones and Martin Scorsese

Like many works in Martin Scorsese's estimable oeuvre, The Wolf of Wall Street is brimming with pop songs. The soundtrack features an assortment of memorable hits from the past, including Eartha Kitt's "C'est Si Bon" and Howlin' Wolf's...Show More Summary

Newswire: Hear Sharon Jones cover the Goldfinger theme for The Wolf Of Wall Street 

Martin Scorsese films are infamous for meticulously selected soundtracks, and the three-hour epic The Wolf Of Wall Street is no exception, featuring tracks by Billy Joel, Bo Diddley, HowlinWolf, and Eartha Kitt. But The A.V. Club has the...Show More Summary

The HowlinWolf celebrates 25 years!

It’s hard to believe that it’s been a quarter of a century, but time flies when you’re having fun. The club, which debuted on Dec. 8, 1988 in a small, L-shaped room in Fat City has evolved into one of the city’s premier live music venues, presenting a mix of local and national musical acts […] The post The HowlinWolf celebrates 25 years! appeared first on The Vinyl District.

TVD Recommends: Nolarado Flood Relief Benefit at the HowlinWolf, 12/14

When New Orleans was flooded in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, musicians all over the world staged benefits to aid the city and its residents. Now it’s our turn. This benefit, which is daytime event at the HowlinWolf, is raising funds for those affected by the floods in Colorado. Show More Summary

Artists Pay Tribute To The Endangered Gray Wolf, With Robot Arms And Hacked Blueberries

The wolf might be the rockingest animal, at least if you consider the number of bands whose names pay it tribute: There's Wolf Parade, AIDS Wolf, Wolfmother, Wolf Eyes, We Are Wolves, Steppenwolf, Howlin' Wolf, Guitar Wolf, and just Wolf (a Swedish heavy metal band). Show More Summary

Meet the Vinyl Community with Clark Stooksbury

6 months agoNews : Reason

The man holds up a 78 rpm record bearing the blue-and-white logo of Chess Records, an iconic label for any fan of the blues. He places it on a vintage Califone turntable, and we hear Howlin' Wolf's "Rockin' Daddy" in all its tactile glory. Show More Summary

Tom Waits Albums From Worst To Best

7 months agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

Heard through the wall of a neighboring apartment, you might confuse Tom Waits’s music with HowlinWolf’s. Then again, you could just as easily mistake it for a long-lost Harry Partch piece, an especially ‘out’ Busta Rhymes interlude, or a bootleg recording of Randy Newman twelve-stepping in reverse. For all the discussion of Tom Waits [...]

Omar Dykes Runnin’ With The Wolf

8 months agoMusic / Blues : In a Blue Mood

Omar Dykes has been pretty busy with new releases lately and with his band, The Howlers, he has another new release Runnin’ With The Wolf (Provogue Records). As the title suggests, this is a tribute to HowlinWolf. Given Omar’s gravelly,...Show More Summary

'Ain't No Crying the Blues (In the Memory of Howlin' Wolf)' at Black Ensemble Theatre ???

THEATER REVIEW: "I need some ladies up here," declared Howlin' Wolf, as channeled through Rick Stone, at Black Ensemble Theatre on Sunday.

Hard to resist the call of Howlin' Wolf

THEATER REVIEW: "Ain't No Crying the Blues (In the Memory of Howlin' Wolf)" at Black Ensemble Theatre ??? THEATER REVIEW: "Ain't No Crying the Blues (In the Memory of Howlin' Wolf)" at Black Ensemble Theatre ???... "I need some ladies up here," declared Howlin' Wolf, as channeled through Rick Stone, at Black Ensemble Theatre on Sunday.

What is the Most Inappropriate Song You've Ever Heard During Family Supper at a Restaurant Full of Families?

11 months agoEntertainment / Music : Line Out

Last weekend, I was eating a delicious supper in godamn Greenwood (!!), when Howlin' Wolf's dirty song about buttfucking—"Back Door Man"—came on. The radio station was some internet "blues" station, I think, so what I was hearing was...Show More Summary

Watch The Rolling Stones & Tom Waits Cover HowlinWolf In Oakland

11 months agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

I’m not sure what, exactly, people are expecting when they shell out to see the Rolling Stones arena-tour extravaganza, but they probably aren’t counting on appearances from voice-ravaged weirdo hero Tom Waits, even if he has recorded a bunch of stuff with Keith Richards over the years. Last night, however, Waits joined the Stones onstage [...]

Original Garage A Trois Lineup To Reunite In New Orleans

Here’s a news item we didn’t see coming – the original lineup of Garage A Trois will reunite for a special late night set at New Orleans’ Howlinwolf on April 27th. The set, featuring Charlie Hunter, Skerik and Stanton Moore, will take place following Leftover Salmon’s performance at the same venue. Show More Summary

Blues guitarist Magic Slim dies in Pa. at age 75

Blues guitarist Magic Slim dies in Pa. at age 75 via Rickey.org Magic Slim, a contemporary of blues greats Muddy Waters and Howlin' Wolf who helped shape the sound of Chicago's electric blues, has died at age 75. The Voice • American Idol • The X Factor

Chicago bluesman Magic Slim dead at 75

Guitarist Magic Slim, a mainstay of the Chicago blues scene who followed in the footsteps of such greats as Muddy Waters and Howlin' Wolf, died on Thursday at age 75, his manager said.

Magic Slim Dead: Legendary Bluesman Dies at 75

Charles Paul Harris, Michael Ochs Archives PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Magic Slim, a contemporary of blues greats Muddy Waters and Howlin' Wolf who helped shape the sound of Chicago's electric blues, has died at age 75. His manager Marty Salzman says Slim died shortly after midnight Thursday at a Philadelphia hospital. Show More Summary

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