On the Anniversary of Blues411 Becoming a Reality…

No, I did not start out as a ‘Blues’ fan, I was, and still am a rock & roll child. That was the music that spoke to me back when I was maybe 5 or 6 years old. Little Richard, Fats Domino, yeah even Bill Haley & The Comets … then the Beatles, Stones & […]

The 411 in 15 Minutes/Photo Gallery: Inspiration from Buddy Guy

Buddy Guy has been called too loud, too soft, too urban, too country, too simple, too complicated and just too damn good. I say “hell yeah” to that. One thing is Buddy knows about the Blues. So you are having a hard time coming up with the lyrics to the contest, well look at these […]

Bluestock – Blues Nirvana With A Dickensian Twist

Well it’s over, Bluestock that is. The┬ámuch publicized 3 Days of Peace, Love and the Blues to be held August 26, 27, 28, 2011 is in the books. What a story it turned out to be. No one quite knew what to expect, but what we got was a true mix of Blues Fest, Woodstock […]

Bluestock: Marrying the Amazing Vibe of Woodstock with the Incredible Energy of the Bluescruise.

Blues411 had just a spot in time to chat with Mr. Steve Simon who is partnering up with Radio Woodstock to bring us the summer’s main event Bluestock. Featuring Buddy Guy, The Robert Cray Band, Elvin Bishop, Tommy Castro & The Legendary Rhythm & Blues Revue, Shemeika Copeland and many, many more. Steve, along with […]