blues

Arts & Culture
10:35 am
Mon March 17, 2014

Keb' Mo' At The Egg On 3/20

    

  Three-time Grammy winner Keb’ Mo’ returns to The Egg in Albany, NY on 3/20 for a solo performance with his spirited mix of good-time country blues, soul, and pop.

The Roundtable
8:36 am
Fri October 11, 2013

Crossroads: Blues, Rock Forever Intertwined

In his new book, music journalist John Milward traces the evolution of blues music across American history, connecting the often long lost songs of sharecroppers to the rock and roll of bands like the Rolling Stones celebrated by white teenagers.

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Arts & Culture
9:35 am
Thu December 13, 2012

Bettye LaVette

It seems like Bettye LaVette's time has finally come. Some 50 years after her first and only hit, “My Man — He's a Loving Man,” the Detroit singer with the powerhouse voice is getting long-overdue recognition thanks in part to her no-holds-barred autobiography, A Woman Like Me, which chronicles a rugged half-century in the music business.

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The Roundtable
9:35 am
Mon July 30, 2012

Damn right, he's got the blues: Buddy Guy's musical life

WAMC's Ian Pickus speaks with living legend Buddy Guy, one of the blues' most accomplished guitarists and the author of a new memoir called When I Left Home.