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‘Slip Into A Dream’ with Dave Weld and the Imperial Flames

    ‘Slip Into A Dream’ with Dave Weld and the Imperial Flames

This album provides varying snapshots of Chicago blues, leaving a listener hard pressed to decide on a single favorite! If Chicago blues is your scene, then ‘Slip Into A Dream’ is just the ticket.

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Buckwheat Zydeco Founder Stanley “BuckWheat” Dural Jr. Dead at 68

    Buckwheat Zydeco Founder Stanley “BuckWheat” Dural Jr. Dead at 68

“Life is a tour, and it’s all about how you decide to get where you’re going… I don’t want to ignore the bad things in life, but I want to emphasize the good things.”

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Documentary on Detroit Blues Musician Premieres September 25th

    Documentary on Detroit Blues Musician Premieres September 25th

His racially diverse jam sessions, demonstrated how music and culture could keep the communities together.

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“Social Media for Musicians” Workshop at Buddy Guy’s Legends

  “Social Media for Musicians” Workshop at Buddy Guy’s Legends

In this free workshop, Legends’ Social Media Director Anthony Moser goes over the basics of an online presence for musicians…

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John Mayall Is Enjoying Himself and Looking to the Future

  John Mayall Is Enjoying Himself and Looking to the Future

“Blues and jazz are intertwined; you can’t separate one from the other. It’s just different flavors. It all comes from the same place.”

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C.C. Rider the Venerator: Ray Charles

  C.C. Rider the Venerator: Ray Charles

Ray Charles shook up the nation when he took sacred music and made it sexy. There’s one track he wrote that’s the real kicker. Changed everything. See, it’s a little bit o’ gospel, a little bit of rhumba, a little bit of r&b. It’s also a whole lotta sexy…

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Paxico Blues Festival Marks Thirteenth Year

  Paxico Blues Festival Marks Thirteenth Year

Blues fans are welcome to bring their lawn chairs, blues-loving pooches, and coolers full of their favorite beverages.

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Bobby Rush Serves Up a Heaping Helping of ‘Porcupine Meat’

  Bobby Rush Serves Up a Heaping Helping of ‘Porcupine Meat’

This is one that every blues, funk, r&b, or soul lover will cherish.

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TBT – ‘John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers – Live in 1967’ Volumes 1 and 2

  TBT – ‘John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers – Live in 1967’ Volumes 1 and 2

Taken together, these two albums are a remarkable representation of this incredible lineup of legendary musicians. They show just how advanced they were even before they went on to other groups including the first incarnation of Fleetwood Mac.

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‘Slip Into A Dream’ with Dave Weld and the Imperial Flames

    ‘Slip Into A Dream’ with Dave Weld and the Imperial Flames

This album provides varying snapshots of Chicago blues, leaving a listener hard pressed to decide on a single favorite! If Chicago blues is your scene, then ‘Slip Into A Dream’ is just the ticket.

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Bobby Rush Serves Up a Heaping Helping of ‘Porcupine Meat’

  Bobby Rush Serves Up a Heaping Helping of ‘Porcupine Meat’

This is one that every blues, funk, r&b, or soul lover will cherish.

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TBT – ‘John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers – Live in 1967’ Volumes 1 and 2

  TBT – ‘John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers – Live in 1967’ Volumes 1 and 2

Taken together, these two albums are a remarkable representation of this incredible lineup of legendary musicians. They show just how advanced they were even before they went on to other groups including the first incarnation of Fleetwood Mac.

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