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Classic Soul

From Soul Music's origins to around the end of the 1970's

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Cover Me: The Stories Behind the Greatest Cover Songs of All Time

The fact is, without cover songs, some of the greatest songs ever written, may well have since been forgotten.
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Rhiannon Giddens Awarded 2017 MacArthur Fellowship

The awardees are described by the Foundation as, "individuals who show exceptional creativity in their work and the prospect for still more in the future."
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Corey Dennison Band Plays ‘Night After Night’

Although Corey Dennison is considered a young gun in the blues world, he's far from an amateur. Hailing from Chattanooga, Tennessee, he got his first guitar at the age of six. Weaned on a...

2017 King Biscuit Blues Festival – Day 2

All the stages up and down Cherry Street come alive on Friday, filled with buskers and music on all of the eight blocks of the festival.

2017 King Biscuit Blues Festival – First Full Day

The weather was perfect. Crowds were great. The anticipation was electric. The first day of King Biscuit, Thursday, has only one stage with music but...
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Legendary Soul Man Sam Moore To Release ‘An American Patriot’

On 'An American Patriot,' Moore delivers inspiring renditions of iconic classics including Lee Greenwood’s "God Bless the U.S.A."

J Geils Band, MC5, Sister Rosetta Tharpe Among 2018 Nominees for Rock and Roll...

First time nominees include Eurythmics, Judas Priest, Radiohead, Rage Against The Machine, Kate Bush, Dire Straits, Nina Simone, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, and the Moody Blues.
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Grammy Salute To Music Legends 2017™

Lifetime Achievement Award honorees are Shirley Caesar, Ahmad Jamal, Charley Pride, Jimmie Rodgers, Nina Simone, Sly Stone, and the Velvet Underground.
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Clarksdale Mississippi’s 2017 Deep Blues Festival

Clarksdale, Mississippi's 10th annual Deep Blues Festival announces Benefactor's Ball lineup, busking stage updates, and new 5K Run.
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We Talk In Depth With JD Simo About ‘Rise & Shine’

"This project was just trying to do something that was truly our own. I think that's the goal that we'll continue to push ourselves toward."
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