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Rocket, Roadster, and Bowie Go to Space

Tuesday, February 6th, 2018 will be remembered as the dawn of the new American Space Age, and David Bowie provided the soundtrack.
Help us invite Google to acknowledge the worldwide cultural impact of blues music through a doodle honoring one of the Blues' most transcendent heroes, Muddy Waters.

Help Petition Google to make a Muddy Waters GOOGLE DOODLE

Help American Blues Scene petition Google to officially create a Muddy Waters Google Doodle on April 4th -- Muddy's birthday! See Instructions Below! routinely alters its logo, usually for one day, to commemorate an act,...

Eddie Shaw Dead at 80

Shaw toured the south in a brand new Cadillac with Muddy Waters in 1959 and ‘60, and was Howlin’ Wolf’s band leader from 1972 until his death in ’76.
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Top Five Best Blues Festivals in California

The pros at ABS have made you this Top Five blues festival guide to discover Kansas Blues Festivals with the best live music and more!
Dr John at King Biscuit Festival 2010

Dr. John Cancels Concerts, Enjoying a “Well-Earned Break”

Mac Rebennack, better known to the world as Dr. John is taking a break from the road.

International Blues Challenge 2018 Winners

Here are your 2018 International Blues Challenge winners!

Coroner: Tom Petty Died of Accidental Drug Overdose

"We continue to mourn with you and marvel at Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers' incredible positive impact on music and the world."

IBC 2018 Schedule: Tuesday, January 16th

The IBC welcomes artists from around the world to perform on the night before The Challenge officially begins.

Filming to Begin with Wendell Pierce as B.B. King In ‘The Thrill Is On’

B.B. King will be portrayed by Award-winning Actor Wendell Pierce who claims “this is the role I was born to play.”

Eric Clapton Says He’s Going Deaf

“I mean, I’m going deaf, I’ve got tinnitus, my hands just about work."
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