Few blues songs have been as frequently covered as ‘Baby Please Don’t Go’; originated by Joe Williams’s Washboard Blues Singers.
Mississippi Fred McDowell was a key figure in Mississippi hill country blues and one of the most dynamic performers of the 60s blues revival.
Sam Phillips will forever be known as the man who discovered Elvis. But it was Sam’s love of the blues that was the catalyst for Elvis.
Howlin Wolf London Session record in 1970 with Eric Clapton and a cast of great British musicians is a must hear for all blues fans…
Where do you think a Mississippi Delta Blues Plaque should be placed in Britain? Your chance to vote with Rockin The Blues.
Don Law, an Englishman who recorded Robert Johnson and a string of Country Music legends
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
Music with roots in Europe, via the Appalachian Mountains and the backroads of America that is as popular today as ever. It really is OK to like Bluegrass…
Joe Bonamassa played Brighton at the end of October 2015 and turned it into the Blues capital of Britain
Besides playing for many years with the Jazz Crusaders, later the Crusaders, his musicianship embellished countless albums. Wilton Felder RIP
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.
Discover which blues albums have made it onto our list of 100 greatest blues albums ever, compiled from the internet, magazines and sheer will power!
All across America, in the years after World War 2, radio began taking on an ever greater importance to the music business.