Soul blues musician making music with local artists
(Toledo, Ohio) - A nationally known soul blues singer, guitarist, songwriter and producer is in Toledo. Johnny Rawls is showing Toledo artists how he approaches his craft.
"I'm producing a couple of great artists," Rawls said. "The spirituality lead us here as well as John Henry, my friend for 25 years from Toledo."
(#1 pic) The Baltimore Blues Society presented their annual Thanksgiving event at the American Legion Hall in Rosedale, MD on Saturday, November 26. The show featured the Nighthawks, Bob Margolin and Benny Turner. Turner is shown here entertaining the crowd with Margolin and the band. (photo by Tom Andrews)
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It's good to have two blues categories again at the Grammy Awards. Here's a look at the nominees and a couple of predictions. Who do you think will win -- and who do you think should win? [ Tahoeonstage.com Link ]
Trivia: Who played in the band Hour Glass? Hint: One of the members was Paul Hornsby, who just released a "Red Hot" album. The man behind Capricorn Records has finally made his own solo album. You need to click the link to get the rest of the trivia answer. [ Tahoeonstage.com Link ]
Crowding funding for a new sunday wilde album coming this spring, sunday has won numerous awards for her music including 2x winner for voters choice blues song at the independent music awards, finalist for blues song for the ISC and her most recent album blueberries and grits is playing worldwide on blues and roots stations. New duet album with her partner Reno jack coming this spring as well... View details ⇨
Remembering Robert Lee McCollum aka Robert Nighthawk (Nov 30, 1909 – Nov 5, 1967) also played and recorded under the pseudonyms Robert Lee McCoy. He has an historical marker in Friars Point, Mississippi, on the Mississippi Blues Trail. He was the father of the blues musician Sam Carr
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- Rising Stars Battle in Memphis plus Here are the 16 that the Blues Foundation will Honor with a Keeping The Blues Alive Award -
(Memphis, TN) -The Blues Foundation will host the annual International Blues Challenge January 31-February 4, 2017 also bestow 16 individuals and organizations with its prestigious Keeping the Blues Alive Awards for their contributions to the world of... View details ⇨