Articles in the Featured Category

Gregg Allman
Posted in Blues Video, Featured on 2 January 2011

Gregg Allman performs “Melissa” with Dave Matthews Band and Warren Haynes at Farm Aid, 2007.

Roomful of Blues
Posted in Blues Video, Featured on 2 January 2011

In anticipation of a new Roomful of Blues release, video of the band performing “Turn It On/Turn It Up” with Dave Howard on vocals.

Les Paul
Posted in Featured on 13 August 2009

“While you’re lookin’ around, I’ll play Darktown Strutters Ball.” The man who changed music forever with wife Mary Ford.

Rod and Honey
Posted in Featured on 12 June 2009

Rod and Honey Piazza talk about their musical backgrounds and the formation of The Mighty Flyers.

“All the way down in the basement … “
Posted in Featured on 12 June 2009

The late great Koko Taylor.

The Wolf
Posted in Featured on 12 June 2009

In honor of the birthday of Howlin’ Wolf.

Freddie King: Hideaway
Posted in Blues Video, Featured on 1 January 2009

Freddie King tears up his classic “Hideaway” from an unknown television appearance.

Alexis P. Suter Band
Posted in Featured on 16 August 2008

A nice video introduction to an artist with amazingly strong pipes and a killer band.

Muddy & Cotton
Posted in Blues Musicians, Blues Video, Featured on 7 August 2008

True pioneers of Chicago blues – Muddy Waters and James Cotton – performing “Got My Mojo Working” in 1966.

Buddy Guy at 68
Posted in Blues Musicians, Featured on 1 August 2008

His new album, “Skin Deep,” opened at No. 68, his highest position to date on the Billboard 200.

A Weekend of Blues
Posted in Featured on 29 June 2008

The festival organizers were kind enough to accept my application for press credentials, and I’ll have full access to all the shows this year.

Mississippi Valley Blues Festival
Posted in Featured, Odds And Ends on 16 June 2008

The Mississippi Valley Blues Festival will be held July 3-5, with a great lineup.

Janiva Magness on “What Love Will Do”
Posted in Blues Video, Featured on 1 June 2008

I’ll say it again – “What Love Will Do” will blow you away. This is a killer record.

The Hucklebuck
Posted in Blues Video, Featured on 1 June 2008

Just had to share this one …

Sean Costello in Antwerp, 11/25/07.

Jeff Healy passes
Posted in Blues Musicians, Featured on 2 March 2008

Following a lengthy struggle with cancer, Healey passes away on the eve of the release of a new blues rock album.

Vintage B.B.
Posted in Blues Video, Featured on 3 February 2008

While surfing YouTube for B.B. videos to soothe the pain of missing the show, I came across this vintage B.B. clip.


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