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Classic Soul

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

10 Groups You May Not Remember From the 60s

In the 1960s, most of our music came on 45s, those seven-inch discs that contained one song on each side. 45s were everywhere.
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Van Morrison Releases “Transformation”

"Each song is like a story and I’m performing that story. That’s been forgotten over years because people over-analyze things." - Van Morrison
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Tommy Castro to Release ‘Stompin’ Ground’

Each song on 'Stompin' Ground' shows a slightly different side of his multifaceted musical personality.
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Altered Five Blues Band is ‘Charmed & Dangerous’

We'll suffice it to say that 'Charmed & Dangerous' is on our list of the best blues release of the year.
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A.J. Croce’s “Other Side of Love”

Not just a lot of blues touchstones, this album has a WHOLE lot of soul. Take a listen to "Other Side of Love," and we're sure you'll agree.
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EXCLUSIVE World Premiere: Lloyd Price ‘This Is Rock And Roll’

If anyone knows what rock 'n' roll is, it is Lloyd Price. Price was there at the beginning … well, before the beginning.

Sam Cooke’s Brother L.C. Cooke Dead at 84

“It’s with a sad heart that I inform you of the passing of our great friend L.C. Cooke whose talents, humanity and charm we shall all miss.”

BluesMobile Says Farewell

"This series, alas, has gone as far as it can go. Our final broadcast will be July 30, 2017."

Tedeschi Trucks – Does Size Matter?

Not since the days of Johnny Otis in the early ’50s has there been a rhythm ’n blues band this big or nimble.

Blues From The Top Festival Is a Labor of Love

"The blues festival is a blues family that includes the fans that have come together with all of us, partnering to make it a success."
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