Dogs & Bones' "2.1" is funky!

Dogs & Bones is six tracks of swampy, smokey, hard driving blues-rock. The band has a sweet stripped down style with, primarily, simply a...

Video: Leadbelly Sings "On A Christmas Day"

We hope you all have a great Christmas day. We like to believe Leadbelly is talking about the joy around the world in this music video.

"I Like It A Lot" Blues Buddha CD review

The first thing that jumped out at me was this booming, powerful voice. Tom Dudley, The Blues Buddha, is definitely a very talented singer...

A Chat with Seattle Guitarist Dudley Taft

When you are a Taft you grow up to be a lawyer, politician or go into business. Certainly, being a professional musician does not appear high the list but in Dudley Taft's case by the time he realized this it was much too late.

Interview with Blues Diva Eden Brent (Part 1)

Eden Brent is the sultry blues piano master who is topping the charts and thrilling fans worldwide. Her new album "Aint Got No Troubles" is number two, behind only Buddy Guy on the Roots Music Report.

Ray Charles sings “Georgia On My Mind”

Ray Charles has been called many things, and many of those things have been "genius". Ray's blues on the piano had a depth and...

"If Heartaches Were Nickles" Dudley Taft at the Waterfront Blues Festival

We have been very busy at the American Blues Scene in this last month. We have reviewed a massive stack of CD's and interviewed...

Boo Boo Davis "Aint Gotta Dime" CD Review

In the summer of 2009 the trio played a string of big blues & jazz festivals all over Europe. During those long travels they...

2011 Blues Music Award Nominees Announced

This year's Blues Music Awards nominations have just been announced!! Included is a partial excerpt from The Blues Foundation:

Dudley Taft "Left For Dead" Album Review

Goatee-bearded Dudley Taft, 44, has learned his trade with great observation and dedication during spells with Sweet Water and Second Coming, and it's paid off handsomely.