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Roots N Blues N BBQ Festival Celebrates Ten Years

Festival proceeds go to the Blues in the Schools program. Students have the opportunity to write and perform with award-winning guest musicians and internationally recognized music educators in their classrooms.

Pennsylvania Blues Festival Brings Blues to the Pocono Mountains

Pennsylvania Blues Festival Brings Blues to the Pocono Mountains

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.

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.

“Blues as Healer” Symposium Set for Blues Foundation’s 33rd Annual IBC

Ranking among the IBC’s marquee offerings is the Keynote Panel “Blues as Healer” on February 3. The panel will look at the restorative power that music, especially blues music, can hold.

John Lee Hooker Announces 2012 Presidential Candidacy Bid

John Lee Hooker, the dynamic and immortal bluesman who continues to be one of the most influential figures in music, has announced his official independent candidacy for presidency in 2012.

2017 Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement, Trustee Award Recipients Announced

The Lifetime Achievement Award celebrates performers who have made outstanding contributions of artistic significance to the field of recording, while the Trustees Award honors contributions in areas other than performance.

Grammy Awards Digs in their Heels On Removing Awards Categories

Many blues fans are familiar with the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences' decision this year to remove several categories, including one of only two blues Grammy categories.
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

Paxico Blues Festival Marks Thirteenth Year

Blues fans are welcome to bring their lawn chairs, blues-loving pooches, and coolers full of their favorite beverages.
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