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The Mississippi River continues it's destructive flooding, and threatens much of Louisiana, including Cajun country and even the cast of a hit TV show.
Mark Riley, Washington Blues Society's "Best Slide Guitar" winner, plays a touching slide guitar out on the back porch. American Blues Scene's expert videographer Ron Beattey captured the moment.
The Chicago Blues Festival is coming up in less than a month. One of the most popular festivals in the world, this year's event will be filled with larger than life blues on five stages.
The Roots N' Blues N' BBQ Festival in Columbia, Missouri, quickly becoming one of the most prominent blues festivals in the country, has recently announced it's fall lineup and early ticket sales.
The Mississippi crested just shy of the record in Memphis last night, but many of the musical meccas, homes, and farmland along the Mississippi are still facing record flooding