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The 32nd IBC Kicks Off In Memphis Today

Have fun on Beale Street enjoying all the great music, and don't forget to enjoy the local food as well, which is some of the best in the country.

TBT – ‘John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers – Live in 1967’ Volumes 1 and 2

Taken together, these two albums are a remarkable representation of this incredible lineup of legendary musicians. They show just how advanced they were even before they went on to other groups including the first incarnation of Fleetwood Mac.

Josh Hoyer – Running From Love

“I try to get through to people one opportunity at a time. We do the hard work of showing people we’re not that different.”

C.C. Rider the Venerator: Ray Charles

Ray Charles shook up the nation when he took sacred music and made it sexy. There’s one track he wrote that’s the real kicker. Changed everything. See, it’s a little bit o’ gospel, a little bit of rhumba, a little bit of r&b. It’s also a whole lotta sexy...

C.C. Rider the Venerator: "Grits Ain’t Groceries"

It’s 1955. A man named Titus Turner, an east coast-based R&B composer and singer, pens a track he calls “All Around the World"...
Bobby Rush FEATURED - Kim Welsh

Bobby Rush's Late-Night TV Debut Friday on the Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

GRAMMY Museum in L.A. and BAM R&B Festival in Brooklyn added to national tour dates

‘Slip Into A Dream’ with Dave Weld and the Imperial Flames

This album provides varying snapshots of Chicago blues, leaving a listener hard pressed to decide on a single favorite! If Chicago blues is your scene, then 'Slip Into A Dream' is just the ticket.

WORLD PREMIERE: Janiva Magness Debuts "Long as I Can See the Light" Live at...

The second woman ever to win the BB King Entertainer of the Year Award, she has a knack for making any song her own.

Memphis Music Documentary, ‘Take Me to the River,’ Now On Netflix

"There are special places on this earth. Places of origin. The Mississippi Delta is one of those places."

The State of the Blues in 2011

Through the many devastating losses in 2011, the blues has remained vigilant, powerful, and displayed an unbridled power to stay, grow, and thrive through adversity.
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