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Brother Dege Writes a Psyouthern ‘Farmer’s Almanac’

The ghosts that haunt the American South, and Brother Dege's mind, are released in Farmer's Almanac in the same way Robert Johnson conjured the devil.

Paul Thorn Gives Us Gospel On
 ‘Don’t Let the Devil Ride’

Paul Thorn is sharing and exploring the music that shaped him as an artist, and it makes for one of the best albums of 2018 so far.

Bobby Rush Jams with Queens of the Stone Age

What do you get when Queens of the Stone Age invite Bobby Rush onstage? A good time of course!
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What is ZZ Top’s “La Grange” About? And the Story Behind 9 Other ZZ...

The song "La Grange," drew worldwide attention to the town of La Grange, Texas, or more to the point, one of its attractions.

Dave Mason and Steve Cropper Team Up for a Summer Tour

"Everybody in the business or a musician worth a damn knows who Steve Cropper is and knows his history."
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Charles “Charlie the Horn Man” Neville Dead at 79

His jazz-influenced sax and adherence to various Eastern philosophies, were binding forces that garnered the Neville Brothers the love of their city, as well as a permanent closing spot at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival.
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World Premiere Video: Greyhounds “No Other Woman”

The video stars Bobby Perkins (the most interesting man around town), and several Austin, Texas "couples" amid the muraled city-scape. Rollicking and humorous, this Greyhounds song and accompanying video will be the best part of your day!
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Rich Sherman Gives Us the Lowdown on the Doheny Blues Festival

To the blues community - we're looking forward to this year's Doheny Blues Festival, as well as the future of the event. We're very thankful for twenty years of support, but need the fans to come out, especially this year.
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Interview With Eddy “The Chief” Clearwater: I Always Had the Faith

"When I go out on stage, and I do a song that the people really like, and they give me a nice round of applause, that is a big blessing." Eddy "The Chief" Clearwater
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The Chaos and the Cosmos: Photography by Patricia Rainer

Rainer’s 40 photographs on display capture not only the behind the scenes magic of those times, but also played a role in the process of championing the rediscovery of what Memphis almost lost.
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