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Long-Read Articles

These are articles over roughly 750-1000 words. People who want to invest some time in reading come to this section.

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Joe Cocker

In honor of his upcoming birthday, we offer 10 things you may not know about the Sheffield Soul Shouter.

Third Man Recording Artist Todd Albright & His Guitar Revival – Part 2

"From an artist’s perspective, you couldn’t ask to be on a better label - as well as they treat their artists and the amount they’re willing to promote, stick up for their people, push their projects. You’re not getting that anywhere else."
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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Ana Popovic

Each record she makes talks specifically about a moment in her life.
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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.

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Willie Nelson

With over six decades in the music business, Willie Nelson has surely touched the lives of nearly everyone who listens to music.

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.

Chris Antonik Comes Full Circle

You have to go through the shit sometimes. Well, I'm through it, and looking forward to a new chapter in my life.

IBC Winner Brody Buster Is All About the Music

B.B. King once described him as ‘one of the greatest harmonica players of our time.’ He was only a youngster then. Now he is aged a bit and like a fine wine, his music gets better every day.

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Mavis Staples

"I feel if you don’t go out there, if you don’t mingle among the people, how are you going to know what they need to know, and hear what they need to hear? That’s the good part. That’s the best part. Just treat everyone right."

Bruce Katz Talks Blues, Jazz, and Great Mentors

"I knew Butch for a long time, and he was a friend of mine. It’s heartbreakingly sad man. He was the most dedicated musician I’ve ever seen. As far as the music, he wouldn’t compromise anything."
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