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Articles, content and posts that are hand-picked by Blues Scene's editorial staff.

Blues From The Top Festival Is a Labor of Love

"The blues festival is a blues family that includes the fans that have come together with all of us, partnering to make it a success."
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Kyle T. Hurley Mixes Country Blues With Modern Rock

We couldn't help but think this is what H.B. Reese must have felt like when he first combined chocolate and peanut butter.

Exclusive World Premiere: Jackie Venson Video “Always Free”

As part of a new generation of stellar players, Venson preaches her refreshing gospel of rock, soul, and blues wherever she performs.

Gregg Allman Dead at 69

Playing for the fans was one of his greatest joys... Gregg overcame the loss of his brother Duane and other bandmates, personal addictions, and a bevy of health problems.

Exclusive World Premiere: Alan Getto’s “Change”

Getto's guitar-driven, simple melodies act as a backbone for the lyrical emphasis in his music.

Marty Stuart Honors the Past, Looks to the Future

"You can’t keep music for yourself any more than you could put your arms around the water in a river. You have to be a part of the moment."
Classic photo of Leonard Cohen from the artist's website

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Leonard Cohen

The subject matter in Cohen's songs is often morose. In fact, it became somewhat of a trademark for his music.
Moreland & Arbuckle publicity photo Alligator Records

Moreland & Arbuckle Announce Break Up

Inspired by raw Delta, and Mississippi Hill Country blues, Moreland & Arbuckle brought fierce electric fury and unrelenting punk rock energy to their original songs.

25 Record Stores You Have To Shop

All of them are on this list for a reason, and that reason is to get folks to visit, and immerse themselves in a culture that was nearly dead, but has made a monumental comeback.

Famed Austin Drummer, Barry “Frosty” Smith Dead at 71

Frosty arrived in Austin in the early 1980s, and set about making himself a household name in the Live Music Capital of the World.
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