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Classic Blues

Articles, news, pictures and content on classic blues men and women, including pre-war blues, those deceased and those that took part in making the music up to around 1990.

IBC 2018 Schedule: Friday, January 19th

Day 4 of IBC features Semifinals, a Keynote Panel, Showcases and more!

IBC 2018 Schedule: Thursday, January 18th

What are YOU doing today at IBC?

IBC 2018 Schedule: Wednesday, January 17th

Day two of IBC #34 includes a Health Fair and Screenings event, and later, Quarterfinals Round 1!

Eric Clapton Says He’s Going Deaf

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

34th IBC Kicks Off January 16th

At IBC there are always opportunities for growth with an abundance of workshops. This year, musicians can learn with Bob Margolin, Bob Corritore, Doug MacLeod, and more!
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2018 Blues Music Award Nominees Announced

This year, two additional award categories were added, bringing the total to 26. The two new categories are Instrumentalist - Vocals, and Rock Blues Artist.

Keeping Live Music Alive at the Florida Jazz and Blues Jam 2018

The Florida Jazz and Blues Jam is an intimate, one-day event. But with six headlining acts, it packs a big punch.
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Elmore James Music Takes Flight Again Via All-Star Tribute Album

'Strange Angels: In Flight With Elmore James' does an incredible job of paying homage to songs that are at least 50 years old.
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