Subscribe to Updates
Get the latest creative news from Blues Scene about music & art.
Tomorrow marks the 47th anniversary of the all-too-early death of a West Side Chicago guitar master. In honor of his gifted influence on the world of electric blues music, we offer 10 things you may not know about Samuel Maghett, better known to the world as Magic Sam.
Part of the adventure is finding your own golden musical nuggets in this great city.
“I really think that all those experiences kind of shaped me for what I eventually am blessed to go and do. I really think that you’re kind of a sum of all the parts of where you’ve been in the process.”
What makes this wave of Australian artists exciting and viable to American audiences is their unique take on the blues, and the clarity of their vision.