Devon spoke about how the fans really helped ease the pain since his father Gregg's passing saying, “Many thanks, right from the heart.”
The Chicago Blues Festival is one of the last great free festivals dedicated to keeping the blues alive right at home. Thanks, Chicago!
If you enjoy your "vintage," or if you prefer, "retro" jump blues, with some kick instead of a lame imitation, this album is for you.
Guitarist/singer Dudley Taft announces a May 7 release date for his new CD, Deep Deep Blue, coming from his own American Blues Artist Group Records. On Deep Deep Blue, Taft pulls together his influences – geographical, biographical and musical – and filters them through his blue soul. The result is a genre-busting slab of tunes, blending his Midwestern roots with his love of the blues, the British Invasion and Southern Rock, seasoned with songwriting and musicianship nurtured through 30-plus years as a musician.
Up until recently, Gary Clark Jr. was one of the best kept secrets in the blues/rock genre (unless of course, you live in Texas). His career exploded when he appeared at Eric Clapton's 2010 Crossroads Festival,...