Photo Gallery: Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival, Day 1

What a great place for a festival – Maryland Shore in a National Park Beach area, sand, trees, nice bathrooms ahhhh. This is day one,  featuring some super bands including The Tedeschi/Trucks Band, Janiva Magness, Ruthie Foster and more…. Enjoy the photos, and look for day two shortly. I just want to thank Don Hooker, […]

Interview: Trent Romens: Young Man’s Blues

I met Trent in quite an inauspicious way. While at the New Daisy theater in Memphis a young, very attractive lady was handing out postcards about an artist who I had heard of thru Blind Raccoon, I mentioned that I enjoyed his music and she said “…well tell him, this is Trent” I was totally […]

Amuse Bouche – 32nd Blues Music Awards

Those of you who are familair with my writings migjht remember a little over a year ago when I first put fingers to keyboard to capture my experiences at the Blues Music Awards. Well I’m at it again. With these little snippets or ‘amuse bouches’ (happy mouths in French Culinary terms) I will give you […]

2011 Blues Music Awards, Memphis

What we have here is a seriously sweet collection of photos from Blues411 covering alot of the events that occured in and around Memphis during the Blues Music Awards. From arrival, to grabbing a bite to eat (repeatedly – fried chicken, ribs, tofu) to touring Memphis, and insdie the clubs and jook joints we got about […]