A Baker’s Dozen of Blues: July 7, 2014

Well no three-peat for Jarekus Singleton – this week it’s Chicago Bluesman Johnny Drummer who holds the top spot with his release ‘Bad Attitude’ Congrats! In the #2 spot we have Walter Trout from his ‘The Blues Came A Calling’ release and a song he wrote this song while waiting for the transplant to happen. Here is the latest video update from […]

A Baker’s Dozen of Blues: June 30, 2014

A great night of music once again in Port Royal SC, this time it was with the Bart Walker Band. Bart made quite the splash at the International Blues Challenge a few years ago, and went home with the Guitar Player Award. Was great to see him on the road and playing his heart out for everyone. […]

Interview: The Power of the Pocket

I met these two cats several years ago when Samantha Fish played in Rochester, NY. Her earlier band had Peyton Manning on bass, and GoGo Ray on drums, when they returned they had changed bassists, adding Chris Alexander. To me it was a giant leap for the band. Nothing wrong with the cat who went […]

Photo Gallery: In The Halls at The Blues Music Awards

Hey now – while the word in the press is about the great performances, and worthy awards given at the Blues Music Awards in Memphis next week…who will win, who will wow the audience with their performance etc.  Word on the street is what’s happening around town and most importantly in the hall ways of […]