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Blues Music Award FEATURED

33rd Annual Blues Music Awards being held Thursday in Memphis

The highly anticipated Blues Music Awards are commencing tomorrow, and American Blues Scene will again be on hand to bring you the latest news as it happens!

Becky Barksdale's Star Is Rising

Becky Barksdale talks about her new album, working with Michael Jackson, being a female musician today, and working with the Blues Heaven Foundation.
Mongo Santamaria - Soul Bag

The Language of the Blues: BAG

Find out what "Bag" musicians are referring to... and it's powerful gangster origins!
Stax Records

Blues Law: Atlantic Records vs. Stax Records

Stax Records signed a simple distribution agreement with independent giant Atlantic Records that, unknown to almost anyone at the time, would almost singlehandedly completely destroy the company...
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Strongman Reminds Us There’s ‘No Time Like Now’

'No Time Like Now' is tasteful, energetic, guitar driven blues rock at some of its finest.

Odds Lane Spends a ‘Last Night on Cherokee’

"The music that we make, that's honest. That's us. Its what we do."

Dan Auerbach To Front ‘Easy Eye Sound Revue Tour’

Besides Vancouver, the 'Easy Eye Sound Revue Tour' will travel to cities including Brooklyn, Seattle, Austin, Nashville, Boston and more.

Bobby Messano's "Welcome to Deltaville" Will Move You

Bobby Messano's "Welcome To Deltaville" (with Denna Bogart), is his latest effort, issued by The Prince Frog Record Company. At just a hair under 60 minutes, this album is like a well stocked pantry that we have been raiding since it arrived.

Breaking – The "Queen of Beale Street," Ruby Wilson Dead at 68

“She was an extraordinary ambassador for Memphis, and soul, and R&B and gospel."

"Soul Bender" by David Gogo — Blues, Meet Soulful Rock

David Gogo's latest album has it all -- southern rock, Stax soul, rollicking blues and even a little bit of Michael Jackson for good measure!
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