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Get your music list fix here! Find lists of the most influential blues musicians, lists of rising stars, most beautiful music festivals, and more.

Ten Essential Chess Records Albums

The label and its founders refused to record Guy playing in the style of his live shows, referring to it as “noise,” and instead they attempted to make his sound more widely accessible.

10 “Must Have” Rolling Stones Albums

What follows is our list of Rolling Stones albums that the music lover and devoted connoisseur alike should not be without.
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The Surprising Real Names of 30 Famous Blues Artists

We've gathered 30 blues men and women who go by different names than those they were born with. We're betting a few of them surprise you.

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Stax Records

The story of Stax has many chapters. So, here are ten facts you may not know about Stax Records.

12 Women Who Changed The Blues

Throughout history countless women have given the blues a unique stamp, and fought their way to the front of the testosterone saturated genre, oftentimes with little praise.

The 20 Best Lines In Songs

"I love the tip, I love the top, I love you better than a hog loves slop 'Cause you're a big legged woman, with a short short miniskirt..."

What Guitars Did Duane Allman Play?

Duane Allman, a.k.a. Skydog was best known for playing Gibson Les Pauls throughout his career. While Les Pauls may have been his favored musical companions, he used over 30 different guitars between 1961 and 1971.

10 More Things You Didn’t Know About Joe Cocker

He was "horrified" by his infamous flailing arms saying "I guess that came with my frustration at never having played piano or guitar... It's just a way of trying to get feeling out – I get excited and it all comes through my body."

10 Must Have Albums for Record Store Day 2018

Here are the 10 vinyl masterpieces, in alphabetical order, that we'll be looking for on our Record Store Day excursion Saturday. What's on your wish list?

The Story and Meaning Behind Nine Eric Clapton Songs

Eric Clapton has left us all wondering what the true meaning behind his often ambiguous songs may be. Surely you've wondered about a few.
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