Just why are train songs so important in the music of the Southern States?
Listen to the live version of 'Spoonful,' featuring the late Jack Bruce, from Soundcheck, by Leslie West, his former bandmate in West, Bruce & Laing.
Sister Rosetta Tharpe proves that women can play the blues…
(They Call it) Stormy Monday is a bonefide Blues classic first recorded by T-Bone Walker in 1947
Joe Bonamassa played Brighton at the end of October 2015 and turned it into the Blues capital of Britain
Blues fans, here's a rare and improbable performance by Muddy Waters that you might not have heard. It's his connection with singer-songwriter Randy Newman.
His third UK top ten album in a year proved just how successfully Mayall had taken blues to the British masses.
Bar-Kays co-founder Ben Cauley, who died Sept 21, connects Otis Redding, with whom the Bar-Kays toured, and Keith Richards, on whose new album he appears.
After the delayed success of 'Layla,' 1972 also brought a single from Eric’s self-titled debut solo album of two years before.
The famous Manchester R&B club reopened in its new location on 18 September 1965 with a visit from a favourite band.
reDiscover The London Muddy Waters Sessions, featuring Steve Winwood, Ric Grech, Rory Gallagher, Georgie Fame and Mitch Mitchell with the great bluesman.
We remember a great collaboration between giants of blues and soul, and the late and great B.B. King’s 1970s connection with Stevie Wonder.
A huge reissue campaign of some classic B.B.King albums is coming your way soon…
Howlin’ Wolf epitomises the blues. A Chess Records legend and influence on Eric Clapton and The Rolling Stones, he’s the original back door man.
If you love the Blues then you’ll love George Thorogood. He is one of those guitarists who just oozes the blues, effortlessly and with passion to burn.