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The very BEST in Blues Music, Soul Music and Rock n Roll
  1. Reading Bruce’s memoir 'Bitten By the Blues' (University of Chicago Press) co-written by Patrick Roberts for me is like finding a brother’s secret diary under the bed.

    The post Bruce Iglauer – Blues’ Number One Record Executive Gets Very Personal appeared first on American Blues Scene.

  2. For the 40th year, the Blues Music Awards will present a one-of-a-kind gathering of renowned performers and rising stars who reflect the breadth and variety of talent found in today’s blues music scene.

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  3. The Blues Foundation has scheduled a week of live music, workshops, films, exhibits and more for the 35th Annual International Blues Challenge.

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  4. Scheduled for release on January 11th, 'The Imperial' is the latest offering from country soul group, The Delines. But the album almost didn't happen at all.

    The post From Tragedy to ‘The Imperial’ – The Triumphant Return of The Delines appeared first on American Blues Scene.

  5. A trio based in both Seattle and London, Lonesome Shack plays a combination of hill country blues and urban folk.

    The post World Premiere Song From Lonesome Shack “Past the Ditch” appeared first on American Blues Scene.

  6. 'Heartland and Soul' is the debut release from an artist drawing upon a lot of experience, and the result is a well-crafted album that everyone should hear.

    The post Kevin Burt Puts ‘Heartland and Soul’ Into His Music appeared first on American Blues Scene.

  7. A keepsake museum-quality boxed set of sight, sound, and the human condition, 'Stax ’68: A Memphis Story' is a feast for the ears, soul, and mind.

    The post From Ashes to Stax appeared first on American Blues Scene.

  8. One of the last and most accomplished practitioners of the golden 1950s era of Chicago blues, Williams was well-known for his instantly recognizable stinging guitar tone.

    The post Blues Hall of Famer Jody Williams Dead at 83 appeared first on American Blues Scene.

  9. On February 22nd, Forty Below Records will release 'Nobody Told Me', the new studio album from The Godfather of British Blues, John Mayall.

    The post John Mayall to Release New CD ‘Nobody Told Me’ appeared first on American Blues Scene.

  10. It's blues rock, but then again not. It's Southern rock, but then again more. It's rock and roll, slathered in funky soul with a machine-gun guitar at its forefront. It's Glenn Alexander and company at their very best.

    The post A Trip Through Shadowland with Glenn Alexander appeared first on American Blues Scene.