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  • Matty T Wall Shows All Sides on ‘Sidewinder’ 15 augustus 2018
    Wall is an excellent guitar player who works within the confines of each song. He'll show some flash when necessary, but for the most part, he's just playing soulful solos that sound good. He's not trying to impress the listener. The post Matty T Wall Shows All Sides on ‘Sidewinder’ appeared first on American Blues […]
    Steven Ovadia
  • 10 Underrated Female Blues Musicians You Need To Be Following 14 augustus 2018
    Here are ten relatively unknown, but incredibly gifted blues playing women from around the world whose profiles may have escaped you, but deserve every follow they can get. The post 10 Underrated Female Blues Musicians You Need To Be Following appeared first on American Blues Scene.
    Chloe Richardson
  • Wily Bo Walker Weaves Jazz Throughout ‘Almost Transparent Blues’ 13 augustus 2018
    Walker doesn't just plow through songs, singing how he's going to sing. Instead, he subtly shapes his voice to work with each song. It also helps that he performs with a talented band. The post Wily Bo Walker Weaves Jazz Throughout ‘Almost Transparent Blues’ appeared first on American Blues Scene.
    Steven Ovadia
  • Shemekia Copeland is ‘America’s Child’ 13 augustus 2018
    What Shemekia Copeland does on 'America's Child' is braid blues, folk, Americana, roots and soul, then bend them like a willow in the wind. The post Shemekia Copeland is ‘America’s Child’ appeared first on American Blues Scene.
    JD Nash
  • ‘Queen of Soul’ Aretha Franklin Is ‘Gravely Ill’ 13 augustus 2018
    The Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin is reportedly hospitalized and gravely ill. She is surrounded by family and friends in her native Detroit. The post ‘Queen of Soul’ Aretha Franklin Is ‘Gravely Ill’ appeared first on American Blues Scene.
    Barry Kerzner
  • Quintessential Juke Joint Po’ Monkey’s Contents to Be Auctioned Off 10 augustus 2018
    The contents of Po' Monkey's, one of the last remaining juke joints located just outside of Merigold, Mississippi will be sold at auction. The post Quintessential Juke Joint Po’ Monkey’s Contents to Be Auctioned Off appeared first on American Blues Scene.
    Barry Kerzner
  • Monster Truck Revs Into Their 10th Year With a New Album and European Tour 8 augustus 2018
    Monster Truck is barreling into their 10th year as a group, so we spoke to guitarist Jeremy Widerman about the band, their touring schedule, and why they're more popular on another continent. The post Monster Truck Revs Into Their 10th Year With a New Album and European Tour appeared first on American Blues Scene.
    JD Nash
  • Author, Filmmaker Robert Gordon is a Jack of All Blues 8 augustus 2018
    "I think my writing and film making is musical in some way. Being raised around music affected my sense of rhythm, timing, and contrast. I am very inspired by the music." - Robert Gordon The post Author, Filmmaker Robert Gordon is a Jack of All Blues appeared first on American Blues Scene.
    Brant Buckley
  • In Top Form, Boz Scaggs Draws Inspiration From His Early Radio Heroes 6 augustus 2018
    "I’m just going to be a vocalist and sing the things that I want to sing. I’ll play a little guitar, but essentially as a musician, I’m primarily a vocalist." The post In Top Form, Boz Scaggs Draws Inspiration From His Early Radio Heroes appeared first on American Blues Scene.
    Lauren Leadingham
  • Mark Wenner Brings Us His ‘Blues Warriors’ 5 augustus 2018
    Any fan of real deal, no b.s., nitty gritty blues, is going to be a fan of 'Mark Wenner's Blues Warriors.' If you don't already have a copy in your collection, get two. Just like in the old days, you might just wear the first one out. The post Mark Wenner Brings Us His ‘Blues […]
    JD Nash