2015 was a good year for Americana releases, especially the American primitive kind.
Goldmine Magazine’s Hall of Fame inducts its 20th group led by Roxy Music, Poison, The Mamas & The Papas, Carly Simon and Billy Vaughn
A torch-bearer for the blues, Johnny Winter’s artistic canon offers a clear link between British blues-rock and American Southern rock styles.
The producer behind many iconic groups and albums looks back on an incredible career that began with sweeping floors in the studio and evolved into producing B.B. King’s ‘Live and Well’ and The Eagles’ ‘Hotel California.’
Guitar great’s new album, featuring material associated with the revered R&B group, includes guest appearances by Steve Winwood, B.B. King, Brian May and others
As the world celebrates the 100th birthday of Mississippi Delta blues legend Robert Johnson this spring, a new book about the blues genre and the land where it was born is set for release.
ABKCO Records’ “Get Yer Ya-Ya’s Out! The Rolling Stones In Concert” 40th Anniversary deluxe box set and super deluxe box set give fans a front-row seat to the performance like never before.
Ike Turner was no saint, but the tawdry tales of domestic violence and cocaine abuse that dogged him to the grave don’t tell the whole story of this rock ‘n’ roll pioneer.
In case you were wondering, here’s what Goldmine writer Martin Popoff and his voting army came up with as the greatest non-metal guitar solos of all time (Can you guess which two Martin snuck in there? Here’s a clue: ZZ T_p and F_ank Za_pa).
Susan Tedeschi and Rory Block offer LPs, Tina and Nina get a little love on reissue projects, plus Beyoncé sizzles as Etta