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Frank Bey The Life, Times, & Rebirth of a Soul Man

Frank Bey is a soul man, in the truest sense of the word. Singing since a small child, Bey has spent nearly 70 years perfecting his craft. There have been highlights to his career, but he has had more than his share of obstacles as well.

World Premiere Album: John Akapo ‘Paradise Blues’

Although his parents were against him playing guitar, Akapo immersed himself into the origins of the blues and never looked back.

World Premiere Never Before Heard Track From Henry Townsend “Since You’ve...

"Mule" stands out as consummate Townsend. Omnivore Recordings' inclusion of the eight previously unissued tracks is a gift to the entire blues loving world.

Jesse Ed Davis Inducted into Native American Music Hall of Fame

His friendship with Levon Helm led to an introduction to Leon Russell, who got Davis into session work. He joined Taj Mahal around that same time, playing guitar and piano on Mahal's first three albums and co-writing some of the songs.

WORLD PREMIERE TRACK: Anthony Gomes “Your Mama Wants To Do Me...

"Your Mama Wants To Do Me (And Your Daddy Wants To Do Me In)" is a rocking good time. The kind of song that keeps Anthony Gomes fans packing venues wherever he plays.

Benefit Concert for Americana Music Association & Blues Foundation Scheduled for...

The house band will be led by Conan O'Brien musical director Jimmy Vivino. A stellar lineup of blues, Americana and roots rock artists will take to the stage including John Prine, Bob Weir, Lucinda Williams, Lee Ann Womack, Joe Louis Walker, Shemekia Copeland, Slash and many more.

WORLD PREMIERE TRACK From Bob Margolin “Head Held High”

"'Head Held High' is a song I wrote that is close to literally true," Margolin shared.

Austin Texas’ Nakia is a ‘Blues Grifter’

What Nakia has done is more borrowed than stolen. He took classic blues and soul songs, redefined them in his own unique and powerful way, and gifted them back to us as something fresh and new.

Premiere Video: Colin James Breaks Down ‘Miles To Go’ Song by...

Check out this video of Colin James breaking down each song, one by one, from his recent release 'Miles To Go'.

Boscoe France to Play Inaugural Blues Festival in His Hometown

"I grew up poor man. I grew up with black folks and white folks, and the common denominator was that we were poor folks." - Boscoe France