Otis Spann was the Crown Prince of Blues Piano - his blend of boogie-woogie bass figures & slow blues chords gave his playing great emotional depth.
An exclusive 29 minute behind-the-scenes jamming session filmed at the 'Early Days' video shoot where Paul McCartney plays blues. launched earlier this ...
Let the good times roll would be right up there with the best of them. It was originally recorded by Louis Jordan in June 1946
"We are a blues band." declares Brian Jones in a letter to the BBC Radio’s ‘Jazz Club’.
Blues musicians graves and headstones
After being celebrated again on the new album by Eric Clapton and his guests, JJ Cale is to be inducted posthumously into the Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame.
The story of how B.B. King got his name…
New Concord signing Dr. John will make his debut for the company by paying tribute to Satchmo, Louis Armstrong...
The story behind 'Statesboro Blues', a classic song reinterpreted by countless bands.
Nine giants of Memphis music have been named, at a press conference at Hard Rock Café, to be 2014 inductees into the Memphis Music Hall of Fame.
In March 1929, Hambone Willie as he was known, recorded what has become a standard in the Blues cannon, Rollin and Tumblin.
The Apollo Theater rewrote the rules, introducing talent contests for singers, instrumentalists, dancers and comedians.