December 8, 2019
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BLUES FESTIVALS VIDEOS
A long-standing and too many welcome live offer at Klevjerhagan in Sande is now history. Hagan Music Festival, formerly known as the Hagan Blues Festival, announces that the ...
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BLUES INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Interview with Canadian duo of Wide Mouth Mason: Their new album returning to blues roots, with heavy lap steel and songs about travelling, reinvention and transition. How has ...
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BLUES CONCERTS VIDEOS Woman in Jazz & Blues
Holy Week 1-3. November 2019 was the world-class blues in Frederikshavn. Arena Nord was the venue for Denmark’s biggest blues festival, Blues Heaven. The concerts took place on ...
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BLUES CONCERTS VIDEOS
The weekend of November 8-10, the Norwegian blues community celebrated itself in a large-scale blues invasion of London. The finale was in the very large parlor of concert ...
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BLUES INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Interview with Americana Roots band of Dustbowl: the “Mother Earth Rock” elegy. How has the Rock counterculture influenced your views of the world and the journeys you’ve taken? ...
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BLUES FESTIVALS VIDEOS
Quarterly for 17 years, Longyearbyen Blues Club has organized Dark Season Blues. It is this date the sun goes below the horizon and darkness begins. It is still ...
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BLUES FESTIVALS VIDEOS Woman in Jazz & Blues
Conducted Fjyra Bluesklubb at Sandane in Nordfjord on the 22nd edition of FjordBlues. American Hannah Wicklund was the headliner of the year, and this was her very first ...
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INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Jazz interview with jazz singer and guitarist Anders Osborne. An interview by email in writing. JazzBluesNews.com: – When you improvise, you know where you’re going. It’s a matter ...
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BLUES INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Interview with Louisiana-based quartet, Doug Duffey and BADD: deeply rooted in regional Blues and flavored with a pinch of Memphis Rock-N-Soul. How has Louisiana’s music and heritage influenced ...
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BLUES INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Interview with Mr. Downchild & Kasimira (Blues Meets Girl) – Down home, Soulful, Smokin’, and Passionate Blues. What do you learn about yourself from the Blues people and culture? What does the blues mean to you? Steve: I am an old school Blues guy, but I have learned to keep an open ear, and follow that. I used to be narrow minded but now I accept new things and weave them into my traditional style. The Blues gives form to my expression of life experiences. ...
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BLUES New CD's Review VIDEOS
One of the most respected blues artists in Western Canada and based out of Vernon, B.C., Les Copeland proves once again that he’s a skilled guitarist across multiple ...
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BLUES CONCERTS INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Interview with blues master Lucky Peterson: celebrating his 50th Anniversary of career with a new album. How has the Blues, Gospel and Jazz influenced your views of the ...
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BLUES New CD's Review VIDEOS
Keb’ Mo’ holds a special place in some of our imaginations. The fantasy: What would have happened if Robert Johnson hadn’t died from poisoning in 1938 but actually ...
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BLUES FESTIVALS VIDEOS
In the midst of the turmoil between the concerts during the anniversary festival at Brekstad, the organizers held a mark for Tore Røstad, one of the founders of ...
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BLUES INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Interview with Wentus Blues Band – the supernatural heartbeat of Nordic blues explosion – released their new album ”TOO MUCH MUSTARD” produced by Duke Robillard. What were the ...
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BLUES INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Interview with bluesman Brad Vickers: new album “Twice As Nice” is a true privilege to be able to record a fresh batch of songs. When did you first ...
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BLUES NEWS VIDEOS
On October 17, 2019, the international blues group the D’Black Blues Orchestra will hold a large open-air concert in the city of Gyumri, on Freedom Square. The performance ...
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BLUES FESTIVALS VIDEOS
Blues In Hell is not for little ones. Here you have to be both persevering and creative to bring the goodies to the menu. The music is served ...
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BLUES FESTIVALS VIDEOS Woman in Jazz & Blues
September 5, it’s time for the big blues party at Hell in Trøndelag, Blues in Hell. As always, festival manager Brovoll and his staff have put together a ...
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BLUES VIDEOS
Bobby Rush is one of the last of the blues titans, especially from the Chicago scene of Muddy Waters, Howling Wolf, Jimmy Reed and Buddy Guy. He was ...
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INTERVIEWS VIDEOS Woman in Jazz & Blues
Interview with Meg Williams: guitar-driven songs, soulful vocals, and lyrics exploring heartbreak, with blues – soul – rock influences. How has the Blues and Roots music influenced your ...
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New CD's Review VIDEOS
J.P. Soars brings us a brand new CD produced by Tab Benoit. It was recorded at Tab’s Whiskey Bayou studio in Houma, LA. The bands is Soar’s Red ...
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BLUES New CD's Review VIDEOS
This is Bobby Rush’s 75th career release.  He’s won a dozen Blues Music Awards, was honored with a Blues Blast Magazine Lifetime Achievement Award and has now released ...
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BLUES INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Interview with Aussie-based McNaMarr Project (John McNamara & Andrea Marr): Two power house voices combine to bring you the sound of Soulful Blues. What were the reasons that ...
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BLUES CONCERTS FESTIVALS VIDEOS
Just when the Notodden Blues Festival needed it most, they knocked on all the gloomy predictions about their further existence. This year’s festival is not the one that ...
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New CD's Review VIDEOS
The world is full of acoustic guitar players. There are guitar players then we have a handful of musicians who stand apart. Terry Robb is definitely part of ...
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BLUES CONCERTS VIDEOS
Lucky Peterson is the subject of much attention this year. He adorns the cover of the latest issue of American Living Blues, and his concert on Saturday, August ...
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INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Jazz interview with jazz guitarist Alex Grenier. An interview by email in writing. JazzBluesNews.com: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you interested ...
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BLUES New CD's Review VIDEOS
Since he won the IBC in 2010 Grady Champion has kept busy, setting up his own D Champ label and releasing albums regularly, most recently on Malaco, this ...
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BLUES New CD's Review VIDEOS
The acronym “RIYL” is a fabulous piece of shorthand, a key that unlocks the mystery of what an artist’s work looks and/or sounds like. Alabama’s Adam Holt is ...
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BLUES CONCERTS FESTIVALS VIDEOS Woman in Jazz & Blues
The inclusion of Norwegian bands and local representation increases significantly on this year’s edition of Notodden Blues Festival. Several smaller clubs are back in the program and there ...
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BLUES New CD's Review VIDEOS
Andres Roots is an Estonian guitar player who has produced 11 new tracks and one cover that are performed solo except for “Tango Walk” where he is joined ...
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BLUES New CD's Review VIDEOS
I’ve been a big fan of Seth Walker for more than a decade now, since first hearing his 2007 CD, Seth Walker. Born in North Carolina in 1972 ...
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BLUES New CD's Review VIDEOS
The Netherlands is the home of blues rocker Julian Sas. He has been making music for almost 25 years.  His 4 piece group consists of Sas (guitar & ...
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BLUES INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Interview with acclaimed New England-based guitarist/singer Paul Gabriel: released his new album “Man of Many Blues” produced by Duke Robillard. What do you learn about yourself from the ...
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BLUES FESTIVALS VIDEOS
Blues Beatles from exotic Brazil made their first concert in Norway up a slope inside the Hjørundfjord on Sunnmøre. Trandalblues had invited a band the few have heard ...
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BLUES FESTIVALS VIDEOS
The 23rd blues festival in beautiful Skånevik is well in port, once again with a lineup adapted to both the blues people and the settled people. The festival ...
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BLUES INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Interview with veteran singer, songwriter & guitarist Mark Cameron – continues his mission to hone his skills as a blues storyteller on his latest release “On A Roll”.  ...
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BLUES New CD's Review VIDEOS
A fixture on the blues-rock scene for decades, Billy Hector is a tasty vocalist/guitarist who seamlessly fuses blues with the sound of the Jersey Shore in an electrifying ...
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BLUES New CD's Review VIDEOS
The Fender Telecaster guitar is the first widely available and viable solid body guitar. First sold by Leo Fender in 1950 as the Esquire, then the Broadcaster and ...
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BLUES New CD's Review VIDEOS
Born near Memphis in 1915 and one of the most important yet under-recorded artists who bridged the gap from country to urban blues, Johnny Shines lives again with ...
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BLUES New CD's Review VIDEOS
You’re never too old to “live the dream,” no matter what it is. Mick Clarke, from Surrey, England, proves this on his new album Steppin’ Out. Reviewers on YouTube have ...
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Larry Griffith has been based in Atlanta since 1990 and has produced a series of albums and EPs over the years. His latest Bonafide reflects a turbulent time in his ...
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BLUES New CD's Review VIDEOS
Although Bob Frank has spent a lifetime in the blues and roots music field and recorded several albums with the band Blue Lunch this is his first solo ...
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BLUES INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Interview with legendary Blues-Rock guitarist Kim Simmonds of Savoy Brown – their fortieth album titled “City Night” on Quarto Valley Records. When was your first desire to become ...
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Kenny Parker is one of those rare front men who leaves the singing to others, supporting himself with an assemblage of world-class bandmates. That’s the case here for ...
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BLUES New CD's Review VIDEOS
Big Jay McNeely – I’m Still Here – Big Jay Sings The Blues The late legendary R&B-jump blues sax player Big Jay McNeely recorded this album just before his ...
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BLUES INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Interview with Theodore Alexiou of Theo & Boogie Sinners – takes you back in time to roll. When was your first desire to become involved with the blues? ...
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BLUES NEWS
Hamar Bluesklubb invited to “selas” on Mjøsa, not in a cracked hollow, but with venerable Skibladner, the world’s oldest paddle steamer in operation. The cruise on June 22 ...
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BLUES CONCERTS FESTIVALS VIDEOS
Henningsvær in Lofoten is a unique place to arrange a festival and offers visitors spectacular experiences. The place is perhaps best known for its international climbing environment and ...
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NEWS VIDEOS
The music legend, guitarist, piano man, jive talker and psychedelic godfather Malcolm John Rebennack – better known as Dr. John – died “towards the break of day” on ...
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BLUES VIDEOS
Having been down for four years, board members of Verdal Bluesklubb have set themselves the goal of rebuilding the club to “old heights”. Since last fall, the club’s ...
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BLUES FESTIVALS VIDEOS
There was a lot of people and great atmosphere in Sliperihallen on May 18 when the Notodden Blues Festival had program releases and was able to present the ...
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INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Interview with power blues/rock guitarist Sakis Dovolis – delivers and is guaranteed to rock your good jam:house. How has the Blues and Rock music influenced your views of ...
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BLUES NEWS VIDEOS
Saturday May 11, Trondheim Bluesklubb and Norwegian Bluesunion invite regional withdrawals in Union Bluescup 2019 at Hjorten Scene in the Royal Garden Hotel in Trondheim. Four bands are ...
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INTERVIEWS VIDEOS
Interview with Swiss band of Ellis Mano Band (Chris Ellis & Edis Mano), a right colleagues with Blues/Soul/Rock. How has the Blues and Rock counterculture influenced your views ...
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BLUES CONCERTS VIDEOS
They got their challenges when the festival’s first 20 years were to be celebrated at Royal Garden in Trondheim, 24-28. April. but festival manager Jan Engen and the ...
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BLUES FESTIVALS VIDEOS
Fjellro Blues Festival was held in Easter weekend 19th-20th. April with good attendance and good atmosphere in the spring sun. The small festival in Valldal in Møre og ...
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BLUES NEWS VIDEOS
Once again, a Norwegian band has made its mark in the European Blues Challenge. In the ninth edition held in the Azores 5th-6th. In April, Northern Norwegian Geir ...
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New CD's Review VIDEOS
Vocalist/harp player Dennis Brennan has been a fixture on the Boston music scene as a roots rocker for decades, but has always been deeply influenced by the blues ...
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