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Mannish Boys - Double Dynamite

"Double Dynamite" from The Mannish Boys: Explosive

Remember the days when you bought an album and it was like going to a concert without leaving your bedroom? Find out about the latest from The Mannish Boys!
Enrico Crevellaro and David Rotundo (Photo: Marcus Darwell)

Day 2: Tremblant International Blues Festival

Day 2 at Mount Tremblant brought Super Chikan, Enrico Crivellaro, Richard Carr, Debbie Davies, Anthony Gomes and more! Read all about it!
Curtis Salgado at the Blues Music Awards. Photo Copyright © Lynn Orman Weiss

Chip In to Help Blues Extraordinaire Curtis Salgado Combat the Cost of Cancer

Blues Music Award-winning soul/blues singer & harmonica master Curtis Salgado will undergo surgery on July 18 in Oregon. Blues fans across the country have already donated to help Curtis offset the incredible expense of the treatment.
Uncle Lionel Batiste FEATURED

'Uncle' Lionel Batiste, Bass Drummer, Singer for Tremé Brass Band Dead at 81

The powerful Lionel Batiste, of the famous Treme Brass Band, has passed away.
Tremblant International Blues Festival

Day 1: View From the Tremblant International Blues Festival

This is the beginning of our first-person view of the Tremblant International Blues Festival, happening now in the beautiful Mount Tremblant, Canada! Today's draws include incredible music from Layla Zoe & Debbie Davies, and the vibrant club scene after the first day!
Samantha Fish at the Spirit of Kansas Blues Festival FEATURED

Spirit of the Blues Fest: Q&A Interview with Samantha Fish

After a blowout jam with the boys of Royal Southern Brotherhood to end the night, Sam swung by the back porch to talk about her explosive career, winning a Blues Music Award, and unsuccessfully trying to buy fireworks in England!

American Blues Scene Officially Endorses Presidential Candidate

It is the mission of this publication to celebrate, expose, & enhance the enriching art form known as the Blues & what it's inspired. It is for these reasons that the American Blues Scene is endorsing a presidential candidate.

Award-winning soul blues singer/harmonica master Curtis Salgado to undergo lung surgery

Soul blues singer/harmonica master Curtis Salgado will undergo surgery on July 18 in Portland, Oregon, to remove a cancerous growth from his lung, according to his manager Shane Tappendorf.
Michael Burks FEATURED

Michael "Iron Man" Burks' Final CD 'Show Of Strength' To Be Released Aug. 21

Diamond-hard blues-rock...fierce, original, beautiful guitar and an exquisite growl of a voice...powerhouse blues that strikes like a hammer blow. --Billboard
Tommy Johnson in his only known photo, from the Victor Records catalog, 1928 (courtesy photo archives, Delta Haze Corporation)

The Language of the Blues: "ALCORUB"

This is the first in a new weekly series that focuses on the meaning and significance of a unique word used in blues song. Come back every Wednesday for the latest!
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