2018 Boz Scaggs 768×90

Classic Soul

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

Aretha-Franklin feat Kennedy Center Honors

Aretha Franklin’s Greatest Performances

From the moment she stepped out of the church and into the spotlight, Aretha Franklin cast a long lasting spell on the world with her glorious, God-given gift.

‘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.
Shemekia-Copeland-feat-Photo-Mike-White

Shemekia Copeland is ‘America’s Child’

What Shemekia Copeland does on 'America's Child' is braid blues, folk, Americana, roots and soul, then bend them like a willow in the wind.

‘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.
Robert-Gordon-feat-by-Trey-Harrison

Author, Filmmaker Robert Gordon is a Jack of All Blues

"I think my writing and film making is musical in some way. Being raised around music affected my sense of rhythm, timing, and contrast. I am very inspired by the music." - Robert Gordon
Whitney Shay - feat - andyking00318

Whitney Shay Professes ‘A Woman Rules the World’

Shay is the youthful embodiment of an old soul, bringing her performances in a powerful, sassy, and seductive way.
Rev Jimmie Smith feature

Rev. Jimmie Smith Plays Jimmy Smith ‘Live in Music City’

Rev. Jimmie Smith lives comfortably in the worlds of blues and gospel. As more artists are combining the two genres than ever before, Smith adds the classic Hammond B-3 ensemble sound to the performance.
Big Fun Trio Featire Photo Pat Johnson Courtesy of Alligator Records

Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio – ‘Something Smells Funky ‘Round Here’

'Something Smells Funky ‘Round Here' has a street date of July 13th, and if it isn't immediately in your collection, there may be something wrong with your soul.
Eliza-Neals-Feature-London-Photo by JohnBull-0507

New Eliza Neals Single “Love Dr. Love”

We're excited to share Eliza Neals' "Love Dr. Love" but we do have a suggestion. Either slap on your headphones or crank up those big 'ol speakers and break off the knob. You're not going to want to miss a note.

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Stax Records

The story of Stax has many chapters. So, here are ten facts you may not know about Stax Records.
- Advertisement -
Bluescentric.com 20180101 300×300-Blues