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Guitar Goddess Ana Popovic Hits #1 on the Blues Top Five

Ana Popovic's hit album Unconditional, a perpetual force on the chart for the past eight weeks, has landed in the top spot, achieving #1 status in the Blues Top Five this week.

Interview with Hamilton Loomis out on the Back Porch

We sat down with the hard-working blues and soul man Hamilton Loomis, where he talked about his Stax/Volt influences and bar-b-qin' and being mentored by Bo Diddley.

Breaking – The "Queen of Beale Street," Ruby Wilson Dead at 68

“She was an extraordinary ambassador for Memphis, and soul, and R&B and gospel."
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34th Blues Music Awards to be Held Thursday in Memphis

The highly anticipated Blues Music Awards, the largest yearly event from The Blues Foundation, will be commencing Thursday, May 9th! Get all the information you need to be ready for the biggest night in the blues!

Tinsley Ellis Delivers the "Sound of Georgia" with Red Clay Soul

Like many of the other greats, he never forgot where he came from and takes us all there with the new release on his own Heartfixer Music label, Red Clay Soul.
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IBC Live: Annika Chambers, Brandon Santini at Wednesday All-Star Jam

Wednesday night, Jan. 22, at Rum Boogie Cafe on Beale Street, where Annika Chambers will be wowing audiences with her amazing voice as she sits in with Brandon Santini for some soulful blues.

C.C. Rider the Venerator: Ann Peebles

Ann Peebles was born in East St. Louis. Her father ran a church, and she grew up singing in his congregation. As a member of the Peebles Choir. Not just your average church singing group—they opened shows for gospel greats like Mahalia Jackson and Sam Cooke...
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EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE: Nick Moss Band's "Death Letter Blues"

Only at the American Blues Scene, see the Nick Moss Band's new official video for one of the grooving tracks off of Free, "Death Letter Blues".

The Soul of John Black Brings Songs of Truth

"Look man, I don't want you to do what I do. I want you to go out and be somebody. Don't be me. Go out and do something."

Janiva Magness Announces New Album, "Original"

Blues Music Award-winning singer Janiva Magness has announced her latest project
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