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Discover articles, news, stories, and pictures on Delta Blues, from the lobby of the Peabody in Memphis to Catfish Row in Vicksburg, and music all over the world that was inspired by it.

All Blues All the Time: BuddyGuy.TV Is Back!

Tune in for the likes of Buddy Guy, Guy King, Toronzo Cannon, Corey Dennison, and Melody Angel.
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The Language of the Blues: BLACK CAT BONE

Discover the real meaning behind "Black Cat Bone", which is prominently featured in a number of blues songs, from Willie Dixon, Muddy Waters, Sonny Boy Williamson and more!
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Legendary, Longstanding Juke Joint Shut Down…UPDATED

The longstanding tin-roof garage party that's been a staple of the community and a famous destination for blues fans at large for decades was shut down by police last night.

Keeping the Mississippi Blues Legacy Alive and Relevant

"We have to make the area and our culture, and our history relevant to young people. It has to tie into current day amenities in some form or fashion."

It's "Easy Livin'" With Southern Hospitality

Produced and engineered by Tab Benoit at his Whiskey Bayou Studios, Easy Livin' is a well rounded album. Great sound quality and an excellent mix make this an easy album to listen to, and really lets the music shine.

Beale Street’s Colorful History: Entertainment, Entrepreneurs, Murder & Blues

As thousands of blues fans descend on Beale Street for IBC, find rich & storied history of Beale!

C.C. Rider the Venerator: Sonny Terry

Sonny Terry never thought about a music career. He did well in school, and liked farming. Wanted to grow up, continue his education and have his own farm. But by 18, two separate accidents left him completely blind. All that was left for him job-wise was music...
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Thirsty for some Blues? Ben Rice Band – Pour Me Some Whiskey!

Ben Rice Band’s Pour Me Some Whiskey is like a well stocked bar and a brilliant bartender -- you constantly get surprised in the best ways possible!

Delta Blues Museum to Receive $1.6 Million Upgrade

"These strategic investments help create jobs, build communities, and improve lives."
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