Published: Wed, 07 Dec 2016 11:10:14 +0000
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZThe Best Blues Christmas Albums featuring B.B. King, Canned Heat, Alligator Records and others!
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZThese are the ten crucial artists that helped define the genre of the blues. Their early recordings and performances served to influence a generation of blues artists to follow. Whether you're a fan of the blues or a newcomer to the music, this is the place to start.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZReview of Long John Baldry's The Best of the Stony Plain Years
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZList of the one dozen best blues albums for beginners
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZInstant Record Collection: Ten essential Chicago blues albums that every blues music fan needs for their collection.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZList of The Best Blues-Rock Albums of the 1960s.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZSix Essential Blues Arts from the Early Blues Era, 1910-1950
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZDefinition of the Mississippi Delta blues style, including musical characteristics and important artists performing in the Mississippi Delta blues style.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZList of The Best Blues-Rock Albums of the 1970s
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZDefinition of the Country blues style, including musical characteristics and important artists performing in the Country blues style.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfiles of six essential modern blues artists, circa 1950-1980
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZDefinition of blues instruments, a term used in blues music and blues music-related subjects.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZList of the greatest Chicago blues songs, classic songs from artists like Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, and others
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZThe Rev. Gordon's favorite blues-rock artists
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfiles of the heaviest blues-rock bands, those that brought thunder & lightning to their sound and thus created the genre known as heavy metal.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZDefinition of the Chicago blues style, including musical characteristics and important artists performing in the Chicago blues style.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZThe guitarist discovered by B.B. King blends genres in scorching recordings that have topped the charts since the early 2000s.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile of blues guitar legend B.B. King, dynamic performer who has helped define blues music for over 50 years.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfiles of six pioneering country blues artists.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfiles of five classic early era female blues singers
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZReview of Dave Alvin & Phil Alvin's Common Ground album
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZA Guide to Blues-Rock Guitarist Rory Gallagher's Best Recordings
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile and discography of blues-rock guitarist Coco Montoya
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfiles of six overlooked blues-rock guitarists
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile and discography of blues-rock guitarist Walter Trout
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZThe Best Blues Reissue Albums of 2014
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZAn overview of popular blues songs associated with the devil by artists like Robert Johnson, Charley Patton, Brownie McGhee and others.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZAbout.com Blues List of the Best Blues-Rock Albums of 2013
2016-12-07T11:10:14Z2014 Blues Music Awards Nominees & Winners
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZChristmas Gift Guide 2010 for the Blues music fan
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZWhere are they now? Blues-rock artists that performed at the Woodstock Festival, 1969.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZSix essential blues slide guitarists that influenced a future generation of blues and blues-rock musicians.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile and biography of popular female blues singer Ma Rainey.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZBorn Under A Bad Sign: ten blues songs about bad luck.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZIf not for the cruel hand of fate, Peter Green might today be considered the greatest British blues guitarist. Learn all about Green's life and career.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZAbout.com Blues List of the Best Blues Albums of 2013
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZDefinition of balling the jack, a term used in blues music and blues music-related subjects.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZThe Best Blues-Rock Albums of 2014
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile and biography of influential blues guitarist Albert King including a select discography.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZReview of Joe Bonamassa's Different Shades of Blue album
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZList of the dates of blues artists birthdays
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile and discography of the Allman Brothers Band
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile and discography for blues guitarist Jimmie Vaughan
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZThe Best Blues Albums of 2014
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZReview of the Nick Moss Band's Time Ain't Free album
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZSkip James - Rambling Man Born Nehemiah Curtis James near Bentonia, Mississippi, James' mother worked
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZReview of blues-rock guitarist Duane Allman's An Anthology album, a two-disc collection of the artist's session work and Allman Brothers Band material.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZReview of Johnny Winter's Step Back album
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZThe Best Etta James Songs
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZReview of the Ann Arbor Blues & Jazz Festival 1972 album featuring performances by Koko Taylor, Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, and other blues greats
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile and biography of Texas blues guitarist T-Bone Walker, including recommended albums.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZAbout.com Blues List of Blues Artists That Died In 2013
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZJohn Lee Hooker profile: Born: August 22, 1917 in Clarksdale MS Died: June 21, 2001 in Los Altos CA John
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZNew Blues CD releases for November and December 2014, compiled by the Rev. Keith A. Gordon, your About.com Blues Expert
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile of Texas blues band the Fabulous Thunderbirds, starring Kim Wilson.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile and biography of legendary female blues singer Bessie Smith.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile of Mississippi Delta blues legend Tommy Johnson, obscure bluesman popularized by the hit movie O' Brother Where Art Thou?
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile of Delta blues legend Son House, influential guitarist and performer and running partner of Charley Patton
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZNew Blues CD releases for September 2014, compiled by the Rev. Keith A. Gordon, your About.com Blues Expert
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile of Chicago blues musician Muddy Waters, legendary singer, slide guitarist, and band leader.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZDefinition of the Piedmont blues style, including musical characteristics and important artists performing in the Piedmont blues style.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZDefinition of, or meaning of terms used in blues music and blues music-related subjects.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile of Texas blues music legend Sam Lightnin' Hopkins, an influential guitarist and country bluesman.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile of Mississippi Delta blues legend Robert Johnson, influential slide guitarist and blues music songwriter.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZReview of Gary Clark Jr.'s Live album
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZReview of Tommy Castro and the Painkiller's The Devil You Know album
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZAbout.com Blues List of Six Essential Contemporary Blues Artists You Should Know
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile & discography for blues guitarist Robert Cray
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZDefinition of the roots of the blues, including historical figures important to the evolution of the music.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZBlues Bites CD Review Column for September 2014 featuring reviews of recent albums from Dave Mason, Ian Siegal, Rick Estrin and the Nightcats, Ronnie Earl and the Broadcasters, and the Nighthawks
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile and discography of blues-rock singer Janis Joplin
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZReview of Beth Hart & Joe Bonamassa's Live In Amsterdam album
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZReview of Dave Specter's Message In Blue album
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZNew Blues CD releases for January 2014, compiled by the Rev. Keith A. Gordon, your About.com Blues Guide
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZDefinition of Specialty Records, a term used in blues music and blues music-related subjects.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile and biography of popular country bluesman Booker T. 'Bukka' Washington White.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile and discography of Freddie King, an influential and innovative blues guitarist.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile of Delta blues legend Charley Patton, influential guitarist and performer from the earliest days of the Mississippi blues.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile & Discography for Blues Singer Janiva Magness
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZSix essential early blues-rock bands that would influence a generation of artists to follow
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile and discography for Chicago blues legend and influential harp player Paul Butterfield
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile of blues harp player Charlie Musselwhite, legendary Chicago blues musician and in-demand session player.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile and biography of classic female blues singer Sippie Wallace.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZNew Blues CD releases for August 2014, compiled by the Rev. Keith A. Gordon, your About.com Blues Expert
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile and biography of popular female blues singer Ida Cox.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile and discography for legendary Texas blues-rock guitarist Johnny Winter
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile of legendary British blues-rock guitarist Eric Clapton, who has played with bands such as John Mayall's Bluesbreakers, Cream, and Derek & the Dominos as well as pursuing a significant solo career over the past 30+ years.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZDetails and information on 2013 Blues Festivals
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile and discography for acoustic blues guitarist Eric Bibb
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZReview of John Mayall's A Special Life album
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile of British blues-rock legend John Mayall
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile of blues musician and bandleader Alexis Korner, known as the Father of British Blues, mentor to musicians like Mick Jagger and Keith Richards of the Rolling Stones.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile of influential Texas blues-rock guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughan.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZList of 2012 Blues Music Awards Winners & Nominees
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZReview of Omar Dykes' Runnin' With The Wolf album, a tribute to the one and only Howlin' Wolf
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZNew Blues CD releases for October 2014, compiled by the Rev. Keith A. Gordon, your About.com Blues Expert
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile and discography for legendary blues-rock guitarist Jimi Hendrix, the most ground-breaking guitarist in rock music history.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile of Texas blues guitarist Albert Collins, better known as the Ice Man for his chilly, fluid six-string style.
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZProfile and discography of British blues-rock guitarist Robin Trower
2016-12-07T11:10:14ZReview of Buddy Guy's Rhythm & Blues album