Who wrote the first ever blues song and what was the first ever recorded blues song? We dig deep to find out the fascinating history of recorded blues.
The legacy of Robert Johnson is rich and diverse and without his music the blues and rock music in the 20th century would have been far less rich
The Blues are all about the individual; at one with their music & feelings, and no better does a guitarist who feels every nuance of the blues.
Eric Clapton and Little Richard will be inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame, in conjunction with the 36th Blues Music Awards, on May 7 in Memphis.
Cassandra Wilson will mark 20 years since her landmark Blue Note album ‘Blue Light ‘til Dawn’ with a free concert at New York’s Lincoln Centre tonight.
You want to convince someone that the Blues are great? What is it that makes them so good and what has made them so popular around the world?