Interview with Lee Pons – Blues Piano's "Voodoo Boogie" Master

We managed to get a few minutes to sit down with Lee Pons, who's album Big Boogie Voodoo we just recently reviewed. Lee is a character, and it was a blast to get some face time with the rising star in blues piano.

2010 Blues Blast Music Awards

The 2010 Blues Blast Music Awards were announced Thursday night October 29, at Buddy Guy's Legends in Chicago!

After 66 years, JAMES COTTON'S still got it!

I've often heard the word timeless tossed around while describing the music of blues artists. I can't really think of a more fitting word to use that would sum up James Cotton's latest release on Alligator Records "Giant".

New Buddy Guy & B.B. King Video!

Here's a music video featuring the amazing duet between Buddy and B.B King on Buddy Guy's new album "Living Proof"

"Burnin" with Guitar Slide Master Ron Hacker

Ron Hacker's latest release "Burnin" shows why he has played every major festival in Northern California and all across Europe. His music has a little bit of everything for blues lovers

Charlie Musselwhite's "The Well" is Deep, Dark and Descriptive!

One listen to Charlie Musselwhite's latest release is all it will take to prove that this Mississippi born blues master is at the top...

Guitar Slim Jr. Plays the Blues!

Grammy-nominated New Orleans legend Guitar Slim, Jr. just recently released his new album "Brought Up The Hard Way"!

Janiva Magness to Perform to Help a Teen in Need

The blues community at large often care deeply about their fellow men and women. Janiva Magness is among those ranks, headlining a benefit to aide an ailing teenager in need with a very life-threatening condition.

"If Heartaches Were Nickles" by Dudley Taft

"If Heartaches Were Nickles" by Dudley Taft

When The Allman Brothers Get The Blues

The Allman Brothers is the topic of the day! Even though the Allmans are still widely popular decades later, many people don't know that Duane's influences are deeply and richly blue.