“The Father Of The Folk Blues”, Son House, Jr, was a major influence on Muddy Waters and Robert Johnson, and...
Blues for Beginners is the perfect way to introduce non-believers to the greatest music in the world…and what better way than with 'Wang Dang Doodle'
Next year's third edition of the Keeping The Blues Alive At Sea “floating music festival,” co-presented by Joe Bonamassa, will feature Gregg Allman.
Boom Boom came out in 1992 and reaffirmed John Lee Hooker's position as the master of boogie blues
John Mayall and his band have been recording their next studio album with a very special guest: none other than the Eagles' Joe Walsh.
The Blues played a pivotal role in the creation of what we have come to call rock music. As Muddy Waters famously said, “The Blues had a baby and they named it...
John Lee Hooker's classic 1987 studio album, his first in 8 years was well worth the wait; Jealous is classic Hooker
A new exhibition of oil paintings inspired by Robert Johnson has gone on display in San Antonio, Texas, where he recorded some of his most famous work.
B.B King passed away aged 89 in 2015. He was and will forever be the King of The Blues...
This brand new mural in tribute to Muddy Waters is to be found in Chicago
The 7LP box set ‘Free: The Vinyl Collection’ collects all six of Free’s studio albums, plus ‘Free Live!’, presenting the band in all their glory.
The 37th annual Blues Awards in Memphis brought double wins for Buddy Guy, Walter Trout and others, and posthumous awards for Allen Toussaint and Otis Clay.
Live Cream released in 1970 is testament to the power of the band as one of the most exciting live rock acts of the late 1960s
Lesser-known but highly influential blues musician Alger 'Texas' Alexander is to be honoured with a historical marker in the cemetery in which he is buried.
Rock supergroup Cream's four albums, 'Fresh Cream', 'Disraeli Gears', 'Wheels Of Fire' and 'Goodbye', are reissued in the box set 'Classic Album Selection'.
George Thorogood, currently on a run of Canadian dates, has been talking about his admiration for groups such as Steppenwolf and the Allman Brothers Band.