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Colin James Triumphs at the Maple Blues Awards

The big winner of the evening was Colin James, who took home awards for Electric Act of the Year, Recording/Producer of the Year and Guitarist of the Year.
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2018 Blues Music Award Nominees Announced

This year, two additional award categories were added, bringing the total to 26. The two new categories are Instrumentalist - Vocals, and Rock Blues Artist.

Ringo Starr Awarded Knighthood

Former Beatles drummer Ringo Starr has been awarded a knighthood as part of Queen Elizabeth's annual New Year's Honours.

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2018 Announced

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2018 includes Bon Jovi, The Cars, Dire Straits, The Moody Blues, Nina Simone and Sister Rosetta Tharpe.

Bon Jovi Tops Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Fan Vote

The fans have made their feelings known and they want to see classic rock artists admitted to the Rock Hall.

2018 Grammy Awards Nominees Announced

2018 Grammy Award nominations have been announced. Who are they? Take a look...

2018 She Rocks Awards Recipients Announced

The She Rocks Awards Honorees for 2018 have been announced by the Women’s International Music Network (the WiMN)...

2018 KBA Award Recipients Announced

As determined by a select panel of blues professionals, the KBA Awards are presented annually, honoring those who make significant contributions to the genre.

21st Annual Maple Blues Awards Nominees Announced

21st Annual Maple Blues Awards nominees have been announced and female blues artists are well represented this year in the instrumental categories.

Rhiannon Giddens Awarded 2017 MacArthur Fellowship

The awardees are described by the Foundation as, "individuals who show exceptional creativity in their work and the prospect for still more in the future."
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