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Colin James Triumphs at the Maple Blues Awards

The big winner of the evening was Colin James, who took home awards for Electric Act of the Year, Recording/Producer of the Year and Guitarist of the Year.

IBC 2018 Schedule: Tuesday, January 16th

The IBC welcomes artists from around the world to perform on the night before The Challenge officially begins.

Filming to Begin with Wendell Pierce as B.B. King In ‘The...

B.B. King will be portrayed by Award-winning Actor Wendell Pierce who claims “this is the role I was born to play.”

Joe Satriani’s 2018 G3 Tour Kickoff Delivers

Satriani's excitement, animation, and wild facial expressions engaged the crowd throughout his performance.

The Top Five Best Blues Festivals in Mississippi

Blues fan looking for the perfect Music or Blues Festival in Mississippi? The pros at ABS have made you this Top Five blues festival guide to discover Mississippi...

The Top Five Best Blues Festivals in Missouri

Blues fan looking for the perfect Music or Blues Festival in Missouri? The pros at ABS have made you this Top Five blues festival guide to discover Missouri...

Eric Clapton Says He’s Going Deaf

“I mean, I’m going deaf, I’ve got tinnitus, my hands just about work."

Remembering Blues Queen Denise LaSalle

Denise LaSalle was the undisputed "Blues Queen." A singer, songwriter, producer, label owner, mentor, and entrepreneur, her music and her legacy will live forever.

The Story Behind Why Eric Clapton is called Slowhand

Slowhand. God. The Greatest. These are but a few of the monikers that fans have bestowed upon Eric Clapton. Of all of these, he is most often referred to as "Slowhand."

Hinduism, Jagger, and Hot Lips: The Story Behind The Rolling Stones’...

The Hot Lips logo, draped in sex and rebellion, is the embodiment of The Stones’ persona.