Cassandra Wilson's 2015 album tribute to Billie Holiday, Coming Forth By Day, will come to life over four nights at SF Jazz in San Francisco this week.
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.
Florida Georgia Line have scored their fifth country No. 1 with 'H.O.L.Y.,' after one of the greatest climbs to the top of that chart in history.
Venerable jazz trombonist George “Buster” Cooper, who played with Duke Ellington and for numerous US presidents in a distinguished career, died on 13 May.
B.B King passed away aged 89 in 2015. He was and will forever be the King of The Blues...
Media representatives gathered at London's Westminster Pier yesterday (12) to board the “HMS Ramblin' Man" for the launch of the 2016 Ramblin' Man Fair.
Alice Cooper has united again with the members of his band of the early 1970s for songs on what will be his 27th studio album.
In honour of Larry Levan’s timeless genius, DJ Justin Berkmann has compiled a Paradise Garage tribute mixtape.
‘Mötley Crüe: The End’ brings the legendary metal hellraisers’ final show to US cinema screens on 14 June.
American vocalist and songwriter Rita Coolidge is winning widespread kudos for her autobiography Delta Lady: A Memoir, published last month by Harper.
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.
A slew of classic albums are reissued on 180g vinyl, with half-speed remastering undertaken at the legendary Abbey Road Studios in London.
Blair Dunlop, son of English folk figurehead Ashley Hutchings, expands ever further on his folk roots with his third album Gilded, out today (6 May).
After a three-year absence from touring because of an injury to frontman Toots Hibbert, Toots and the Maytals have just announced a new UK tour.