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Reverend Peyton FEATURED

Juke Joint Festival Coverage — Reverend Peyton and his Big Damn Band Interview

The good reverend opened up about his (now formerly) secret upcoming new album, it's (now not secret!) name, and the band's deceptively powerful, unique sound that's made them a major crossover success while maintaining staunchly loyal to the old school blues that was their influence

The Elegant Allen Toussaint

The New Orleans great discusses his friend B.B. King, his appearance in the HBO series Treme, The Stones covering his music, losing everything in Katrina, and how New Orleans music is coming back strong!
Big Sam's Funky Nation lead a huge throw-down at Mt Tremblant International Blues Fest (Photo: Charlie Frazier)

Mt Tremblant International Blues Festival: Magic on the Mountain

In mid-July, the KBA winning festival, one of North America's under-appreciated gems, took place. It's become the "ski area" version of the Legendary Rhythm & Blues Cruise

Louisiana's Bogalusa Blues and Heritage Festival Announces Lineup

The swampy, soulful, rollicking lineup for the third annual Bogalusa Blues and Heritage Festival has been announced!

Arkansas, Mississippi and Tennessee Join the Bridging The Blues Experience

Third annual event to feature more than two weeks of live music and hundreds of musicians!

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.

Juke Joint Festival — Interview with Low Society

We got a chance to visit Sturgis and Mandy from Low Society Band, the blues band with a great name who's definitely not your grandpa's blues music!

Juke Joint Festival in Mississippi Kicks Off Blues Festival Season

Spring is upon us, and that means Juke Joint Festival is kicking off the festival season! We talked with Roger Stolle of Cathead Folk Art Gallery about the exciting Clarksdale, Mississippi festival.
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

Buddy Guy Is Headliner for 2015 Chicago Blues Festival

The word is out on the street, blues fans. Buddy Guy will headline the this year's Chicago Blues Festival in Grant Park.
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