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Interview with Tab Benoit on the Back Porch

Tab Benoit came by to talk about his new album Medicine, the continuing problem in the Gulf Coast, and his amazing music and influences! See what he had to say!
Tommy Castro

Tommy Castro's The Legendary Rhythm & Blues Revue — Live!

Alligator's new album, spearheaded by Tommy Castro, is a commanding live album that is packed to the brim with shockingly large talents such as Trampled Under Foot, Janiva Magness & Joe Louis Walker.
Ben Prestage FEATURED

Ben Prestage Sits Down for an Interview on the Back Porch

Ben Prestage recently brought his one-man-band act to the back porch to talk about his musical heritage, his influences, and his rockin' new CD, One Crow Murder!
Southern Cross The Dog Novel - Allen Whitley

Allen Whitley's "Where Southern Cross The Dog"; An Excellent Novel

The novel is a blues gem, romping through the segregated 1938 Mississippi delta in a wild adventure through murder, dancing, cotton, Nazis, and Jim Crow. Yes, we said Nazis.
Marcia Ball - Roadside Attractions Promo (narrow)

Free Download of "Roadside Attractions" by Marcia Ball

Alligator Records is releasing a FREE DOWNLOAD of the title track off of Marcia Ball's Roadside Attractions! Download it now! And if you like it, buy the album!

Catfish & Cotton; Fourth Report from the Road

This is the fourth update from Marc & Luc Borms, Belgian brothers who are currently in a search for the blues in the Mississippi Delta for their forthcoming book, Catfish & Cotton.
President Obama Black Music Month FEATURED

President Obama Declares June "African-American Music Month"

The recent commissioning of June to be African-American Music Month by President Obama is extremely significant to the preservation and continuation of Blues' legacy and musical impact.

Interview with Hamilton Loomis out on the Back Porch

We sat down with the hard-working blues and soul man Hamilton Loomis, where he talked about his Stax/Volt influences and bar-b-qin' and being mentored by Bo Diddley.

Les Paul — The Man, The Musical Master

Today is the birthday of the legendary Les Paul, a man who's name is nearly synonymous with music.
Hellhound on my Ale FEATURED

Hellhound on My Ale: Good Beer & the Marketing of Robert Johnson

Robert Johnson's 100th birthday brought with it a flood of products paying tribute to, taking advantage of, or otherwise capitalizing on Johnson's unique legacy, such as Dogfish Head Brewery's Hellhound on my Ale
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