Tomorrow, the Mississippi Blues Commission will be unveiling a Blues Trail Marker for John Lee Hooker. We're taking this opportunity to remember a giant in blues music and a cultural icon.
With 6 Grammy awards and 24 Blues Music awards, Charlie Musselwhite is clearly at the top of his game. 2010 turned out to be a great year for him, with a Grammy nomination and with his release of "The Well".
In this video, blues master Muddy Waters plays scorching, soul-bending live slide guitar on "Train Fare Blues". Muddy was one of, if not the greatest slide guitar player to have ever lived.
Rob Blaine is a Chicago blues talent, and his latest album, Big Otis Blues, is a statement that his diverse brand of the blues is a force to be reckoned with.
In a sentence: the latest album from Myron Walden is called Countryfied, and it's a rare, smooth, saxophone-driven gem.