The Roots N' Blues N' BBQ Festival in Columbia, Missouri, quickly becoming one of the most prominent blues festivals in the country, has recently announced it's fall lineup and early ticket sales.
The Mississippi crested just shy of the record in Memphis last night, but many of the musical meccas, homes, and farmland along the Mississippi are still facing record flooding
The Mississippi River is experiencing record flooding, destroying many places that have been home to the blues for over a century.
Reverend Peyton and his Big Damn Band is coming out with a new album of Charley Patton covers!
Mark Southwick gave up tobacco a quarter century ago, but still finds himself in cigar shops. He's not puffing. He's recycling; taking old cigar boxes & turning them into musical instruments.
The Dallas Observer just reported that the renovation of the famous 508 Park Ave, where Robert Johnson recorded, was OKed! The best part? A recording studio!