The blues was not just a musical tradition, but a cultural phenomenon. Its roots may have started in America, but its endless offshoots and far-reaching influence can be seen around the world for over a century. This month, uDiscover takes a deeper dive into the “Talkin Blues”, from revisiting where it all began on Highway 61, to the most influential songs, the stories behind blues nicknames, seminal albums and the artists keeping the blues alive today. But before diving in, get your blues basics with this timeline infographic of key milestones in blues history.
Format: UK English