2018 Boz Scaggs 768×90

Featured

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

Language of the Blues: SWEETBACK PAPA

This is the latest installment of our weekly series The Language of the Blues, in which author and rock musician Debra Devi explores the meaning of a word or phrase found in the blues. Grab...

Ten Young Stars in the Galaxy of Blues, Roots, & Soul

There are genres in which an artist must rely less on production wizardry, and more on natural-born talent, and dedication to craft.

Tedeschi Trucks Band Announce Biggest “Wheels of Soul” Tour to Date for 2017

Third Annual Run features The Wood Brothers and Hot Tuna and includes two nights at Red Rocks Amphitheatre

Bob Margolin Raises the Ghost of Muddy Waters in the Last Waltz 40 Years...

Margolin is currently on tour with The Last Waltz 40, a celebration of the original concert billed as The Band's last performance.

Walter Trout: A “Grim” Fairy Tale with a Happy Ending

His life story reads like the blues version of a Grimm fairy tale...

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Sam Cooke

Editor's Note: The great, Sam Cooke would be 86 this week, if he'd lived past his 33rd year. An artist who many regard as the founder of soul music, we offer 10 things you...
Win a $1000 Blues in the Sun Prize Package! Tampa Bay Blues Festival VIP tickets (inc. Food and FREE BEER), Blues T-Shirts from Bluescentric and more

Win A $1000 Blues In The Sun Prize Package, VIP Tix, Tees and Free...

The beachfront Tampa Bay Blues Festival, named one of the most beautiful festivals in the world, returns to Vinoy Waterfront Park in St. Petersburg, FL on April 7, 8, & 9, 2017

Valerie June Premieres Video for “Shakedown”

Self-described, "organic moonshine roots," musician, Valerie June, has shared the new video for "Shakedown," via VEVO. The powerful, Gospel flavored, electric track comes off her highly anticipated second full-length solo album, The Order of...

Title Track from Quinn Sullivan’s ‘Midnight Highway’ Released

Here is this fresh-out-of-the-box title track for your blues enjoyment.

WORLD PREMIERE Video From Ronnie Baker Brooks

Second generation Chicago artist, Ronnie Baker Brooks, was only nine years old when he first appeared on stage with his famous father, Lonnie. That was 1976. Now 49 years old, Brooks will drop his...
- Advertisement -
2018 Boz Scaggs 300×250