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Jorma Kaukonen and Jack Casady, Hot Tuna, Tour Celebrating Publication of Jorma’s Memoirs –...

Jorma Kaukonen and Jack Casady, Hot Tuna, head out on tour celebrating the release of Jorma's memoirs, 'Been So Long: My Life and Music'

‘Queen of Soul’ Aretha Franklin Dead at 76

With her induction in 1987, Franklin was the first woman earning a spot in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. She sold more than 75 million records over the course of a career that spanned six decades.

‘Queen of Soul’ Aretha Franklin Is ‘Gravely Ill’

The Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin is reportedly hospitalized and gravely ill. She is surrounded by family and friends in her native Detroit.

Quintessential Juke Joint Po’ Monkey’s Contents to Be Auctioned Off

The contents of Po' Monkey's, one of the last remaining juke joints located just outside of Merigold, Mississippi will be sold at auction.

The Rolling Stones Lend a Hand Gathering Tracks by Blues Pioneers on ‘Confessin’ The...

'Confessin’ The Blues' collects the greatest bluesmen ever and provides a perfect study of the genre. The tracks on the various formats of the release have been chosen by the Rolling Stones in collaboration with BMG and Universal.

Joe Bonamassa Out with ‘Redemption’ in September

"From a producer’s perspective, this is far and away the most challenging and diverse album that Joe has ever made."

Billy F. Gibbons’ Solo Album ‘The Big Bad Blues’ Coming in September

'The Big Bad Blues' is a mix of Gibbons' original tunes along with covers of classics. It will hit the street on September 21st on Concord Records.
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Greta Van Fleet Releases New Single: “When the Curtain Falls”

Originally bonding over a love for blues music, Greta Van Fleet has a sound that uncannily conjures Led Zeppelin. That's by accident in some ways, and in some ways not.

Chicago Blues Greats Join Mick Jagger and Keith Richards on ‘Chicago Plays the Stones’

“I was inspired by the challenge to take Rolling Stones songs and turn them into Chicago blues grooves, while at the same time maintaining both the Chicago blues tradition and sound and doing the same for the Rolling Stones songs..."

Career Spanning Tom Petty Box Set Coming in September

“Everyone involved in this project chose each track with tremendous care and deep respect for the body of work Tom Petty created over the course of 40 years."
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