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.
A natural gift has always guided Tracy Nelson’s soul; indeed allowed her to both write and seek out the deeper songs regardless of niche or genre. With “Victim of the Blues” ( Delta Groove), her 26th album in just over …
The adage goes that “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” Well, bluesman Charley Patton took that advice to heart when he put out his hit song, “Some Summer Day.”
Two of the bluesman’s three Paramount records have never been found, but a $25,000 bounty may change all of that …
When it comes to this week’s Market Watch, it’s all about soul. Four Northern Soul records sold for a combined value of $21,772.05 this time.
So, just when are the blues a good thing? When you’re making a tidy profit from them, of course.
Just when the record market might be getting predictable, along comes a week to really pitch things off kilter
Songs relive decades with Bishop’s beloved axe, from blues to gospel.
When it comes to Mattie Delaney, there are far more questions than answers
In recent years Foghat decided to make a dream of Lonesome Dave’s a reality: an all-blues record.