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Curtis Salgado & Alan Hager Are Too Smooth For ‘Rough Cut’

If 'Rough Cut' from Curtis Salgado and Alan Hager don't garner every award there is this year, then there is no justice in the world.

Rockin’ Johnny Burgin’s ‘Neoprene Fedora’ is a Chi-volution!

The 16-track album 'Neoprene Fedora' chronicles Burgin’s move to California from Chicago, and has more twists and turns than Route 66.

Mick Kolassa’s ‘Double Standards’ Is Full of Surprises

Kolassa’s 'Double Standards' is a deceptively complex album of compelling takes on great blues songs.

New Jimi Hendrix Album – ‘Both Sides of the Sky’ Out...

Excitement is building and the anticipation is palpable for the upcoming Jimi Hendrix album, 'Both Sides of the Sky,' hitting the street March 9th.

Bob Margolin Is Steady Rolling, and Loving Every Minute of It

"I want to honor Muddy and give his fans all I can about him musically and historically, even as I make my own music."

World Premiere: Nick Moss Band “The High Cost of Low Living”

On March 9th, the album 'The High Cost of Low Living' hits the streets, marking the return of Moss to traditional, Chicago and jump blues.

Longtime Host of King Biscuit Time “Sunshine” Sonny Payne Dead at...

Blues great B.B. King listened to Payne on his lunch break when he was picking cotton in the fields as a teenager.

Summer Camp – Chicago Blues Style

The Chicago Blues Camp is currently registering campers for its 2018 run. Instead of canoeing, hiking, and arts & crafts, Chicago Blues Campers are...

Valerie June Is Connected

Valerie June hears voices. Sometimes it’s a young female voice singing. Other times it’s a child’s voice....

Annika Chambers Coming Out On Top

"I'm down with the blues thing, but if I were to become the American Adele, I'm totally not opposed to that."