‘Essential Blues Recordings’ Archives
Best Contemporary Blues Album The 2010 Grammy Award Winner for Best Contemporary Blues Album was Already Free - The Derek Trucks Band - . I just picked it up and I have to say it is awesome. Check the previews here on Amazon. The [...]
Without further ado the 52nd Annual Grammy Award Nominees for Best Traditional Blues Album(Vocal or Instrumental.) * A Stranger Here - Ramblin' Jack Elliott - or A Stranger Here MP3s for $8.99 * Blue Again - The Mick Fleetwood Blues [...]
B.B. King's Bluesville Picks To Click: For The Week of May 2 Artist Album Label 1) John Nemeth Love Me Tonight – Blind Pig 2). Bobby Jones Comin' Back Hard – Delta Groove 3) Larry Garner Here Today, Gone Tomorrow – Dixie Frog 4) Shemekia [...]
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Dave Gross is a rising star on the blues scene and also really fun to follow on Twitter @davegrossblues. Dave frequently tweets out tunes and musical facts and a while back he tweeted out "Today in #Jazz History-1928: Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five [...]