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Brian Wilson Postpones Upcoming Shows

"Please know that the music is in my heart and in my soul and me and the boys are looking forward to performing for you very soon."
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Buddy Guy Proclaims ‘The Blues Is Alive and Well’ on New Album

Jeff Beck & Keith Richards appear on the song "Cognac," Mick Jagger lends his vocals to "You Did the Crime," and James Bay guests on "Blue No More."

Blues Music Week 2018 Will Be Like No Other

Blues Hall of Fame inductions, free medical screenings, meet-and-greets with art shows, fundraisers, and of course the Blues Music Awards themselves make for an event filled week!

Delmark Records Founder Bob Koester Sells Label

Today an institution beloved by three generations of fans and having influenced equally as many blues and jazz musicians welcomes new owners.

Gibson Guitar Maker Files for Bankruptcy – Will Work Turnaround Plan

"We are grateful for the continued support from our employees, customers, dealers, partners and suppliers as we move through the restructuring process."

Bonnie Raitt Cancels Tour Dates Due To Medical Issue

"I’m deeply sorry to have to disappoint my fans, James and colleagues with these cancellations."

Bobby Rush Jams with Queens of the Stone Age

What do you get when Queens of the Stone Age invite Bobby Rush onstage? A good time of course!
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Charles “Charlie the Horn Man” Neville Dead at 79

His jazz-influenced sax and adherence to various Eastern philosophies, were binding forces that garnered the Neville Brothers the love of their city, as well as a permanent closing spot at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival.
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The Chaos and the Cosmos: Photography by Patricia Rainer

Rainer’s 40 photographs on display capture not only the behind the scenes magic of those times, but also played a role in the process of championing the rediscovery of what Memphis almost lost.
Link Wray Courtesy of Q Prime Artist Management

Link Wray’s “Rumble” Inducted Into First Class of Rock & Roll Hall of Fame’s...

"Rumble" became a flash point for countless musicians including Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees Neil Young, Bob Dylan, Pete Townshend, Jeff Beck and Elvis Costello.
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