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BREAKING: Sarasota Blues Festival 2013 *NOT* Cancelled

The Sarasota Blues Fest has been bringing the blues to Florida's gulf coast for over twenty years, but this year, the event and it's manatee mascot are "taking the year off"

Bluesfest in Australia Shines for its 25th Birthday

As if a jam-packed and stellar lineup ranging from Buddy Guy to Grace Potter wasn't enough, the 5-day festival also delivered food to please all palates, roaming performers, markets and great weather.
Chubby-Carrier

Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Fest brings Leon Russell, Rebirth, Eric Burdon, many more...

Los Angeles area’s largest Cajun, Zydeco, Blues and Roots music festival, held over Memorial Day weekend, features two stages, a Mardi Gras parade, crafts and dozens of food booths
Ridgefield Playhouse

Taj Mahal Trio will play the blues at The Ridgefield Playhouse on Thursday, March...

Composer, multi-instrumentalist and vocalist Taj Mahal is one of the most prominent and influential figures in blues and roots music. His style represents virtually every corner of the globe – West Africa, the Caribbean,...

Blues Today Music, Media & Health Summit to Discuss Musicians' Challenges

"... the community will band together and hold a benefit to assist with recovery, medical and other bills, and final arrangements, if necessary."

First Look at Don Cheadle as Miles Davis

Earlier in the year, it was announced that acclaimed actor Don Cheadle would be playing Miles Davis in an upcoming biopic. Now see the first glimpse of Cheadle as Miles, in a stunning picture.
Robert Johnson Blues Foundation FEATURED

Robert Johnson Crossroads Celebration to take place in Jackson, MS

The Robert Johnson Blues Foundation is presenting the Robert Johnson Crossroads Celebration, to be held October 27th at the historic Alamo Theatre at 33 North Farish St. in Jackson, MS.
International Blues Challenge 2013

IBC LIVE: Thursday's Menu

Thursday continues the International Blues Challenge quarter-finals, as well as packing up Beale Street with dozens of incredible blues events, including jams, showcases, workshops, stories, and fun!
A Grammy Award for Sun Records, Memphis, Tennessee

2010 Grammy Awards Nominations in the Blues Category!

The Grammy nominations have finally arrived and we've got the blues listings!

The Famous Bentonia Blues — Skip James, Bentonia Blues Festival, & Musical Diversity

Far-reaching effects of Bentonia blues is a fascinating look at the diversity & influence of varying blues styles.
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