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Selwyn Birchwood Fires Up Crowd at Home in Florida

The way the Beatles made all those girls scream at the Hollywood Bowl, that's how Selwyn and company left the audience feeling on the inside.
Robert Johnson Slide

The Language of the Blues: "BOTTLENECK"

Although early slide guitar players used knives and bones as slides, blues guitarists soon broke the necks off of bottles for slides. Read all about the guitar slide and it's incredible place in history!!

BB King: The Life of Riley in Select US Theaters Beginning May 21st

The much-lauded feature documentary film on the extraordinary life of Blues legend B.B. King will be in theaters nationwide starting on May 21st

WORLD PREMIERE: Conversation with The King — BB King

NOW, get a sneak peek of the B.B. King Museum's VERY FIRST "Conversation with the King" exclusively at the American Blues Scene!

Free Mississippi Blues Trail iPhone App is Definitive; Engaging

The Mississippi Blues Trail just released a Blues Trail iPhone app, and it is, in short, fantastic. The app has a number of wonderful, complete features that should make any blues fan happy.
Marcia Ball - Roadside Attractions Promo (narrow)

Free Download of "Roadside Attractions" by Marcia Ball

Alligator Records is releasing a FREE DOWNLOAD of the title track off of Marcia Ball's Roadside Attractions! Download it now! And if you like it, buy the album!

TBT – Dr. John’s ‘In a Sentimental Mood’ Is a Harvest of Wonder

His early performances are the stuff of myth and legend, and just dropping a needle on one of his exceptional albums will ignite the passions gathered in any given space.

20 Facts You Didn't Know About B.B. King

In honor of the BB King Entertainer of the Year award, which last night went to the great Bobby Rush, we've compiled a list of interesting 'hidden gem' facts about the life and legacy of B.B. King!!

Mike Zito And The Wheel Nail It at the Tupelo Music Hall

Zito is a master guitarist, and his vocals are a great match with his style of playing.
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