Published: Sat, 25 Feb 2017 11:42:22 +0000
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZThese 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.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZList of the one dozen best blues albums for beginners
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZList of The Best Blues-Rock Albums of the 1960s.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZSix Essential Blues Arts from the Early Blues Era, 1910-1950
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZList of the greatest Chicago blues songs, classic songs from artists like Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, and others
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZList of The Best Blues-Rock Albums of the 1970s
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZDefinition of the Mississippi Delta blues style, including musical characteristics and important artists performing in the Mississippi Delta blues style.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZDefinition of the Country blues style, including musical characteristics and important artists performing in the Country blues style.
2017-02-25T11:42:22Z2014 Blues Music Awards Nominees & Winners
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZDefinition of the Chicago blues style, including musical characteristics and important artists performing in the Chicago blues style.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZSix essential blues slide guitarists that influenced a future generation of blues and blues-rock musicians.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfiles of the heaviest blues-rock bands, those that brought thunder & lightning to their sound and thus created the genre known as heavy metal.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfiles of six essential modern blues artists, circa 1950-1980
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZThe guitarist discovered by B.B. King blends genres in scorching recordings that have topped the charts since the early 2000s.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfiles of six overlooked blues-rock guitarists
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZReview of Johnny Winter's Step Back album
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZDefinition of blues instruments, a term used in blues music and blues music-related subjects.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZWinners and Nominees of the 2014 Blues Blast Music Awards
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZAbout.com Blues List of the Best Blues Albums of 2013
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZReview of blues-rock guitarist Johnny Winter's True To The Blues box set, including early songs from festivals, to struggling hits.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZReview of Long John Baldry's The Best of the Stony Plain Years
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZA Guide to Blues-Rock Guitarist Rory Gallagher's Best Recordings
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZWhere are they now? Blues-rock artists that performed at the Woodstock Festival, 1969.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZReview of Dave Specter's Message In Blue album
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZThe Best Blues Christmas Albums featuring B.B. King, Canned Heat, Alligator Records and others!
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZChristmas Gift Guide 2010 for the Blues music fan
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZThe Rev. Gordon's favorite blues-rock artists
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZList of the dates of blues artists birthdays
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZBlues 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
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZRolling Stones Gear: Book Review & Author Interview
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZIf 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.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZNew Blues CD releases for October 2014, compiled by the Rev. Keith A. Gordon, your About.com Blues Expert
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZReview of John Mayall's A Special Life album
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZReview of Stevie Ray Vaughan's Texas Hurricane box set
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZReview of Johnny Winter's Still Alive and Well album
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZThe Best Blues Reissue Albums of 2014
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZReview of Jim Byrnes' St. Louis Times album
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZAbout.com Blues List of Six Essential Contemporary Blues Artists You Should Know
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZEli Cooks Primitive Son CD & Tour Dates
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZList of 2012 Blues Music Awards Winners & Nominees
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZThe Best Etta James Songs
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZDefinition of balling the jack, a term used in blues music and blues music-related subjects.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile of Chicago blues harp legend Little Walter.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZBorn Under A Bad Sign: ten blues songs about bad luck.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZAbout.com Blues List of the Best Blues Reissue Albums 2013
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile and discography of blues-rock guitarist Walter Trout
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZDefinition of the roots of the blues, including historical figures important to the evolution of the music.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile of Texas blues legend Blind Lemon Jefferson, friend of folk-blues giant Leadbelly and influential blues musician.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZDefinition of the Piedmont blues style, including musical characteristics and important artists performing in the Piedmont blues style.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile of Delta blues legend Charley Patton, influential guitarist and performer from the earliest days of the Mississippi blues.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZReview of the Nick Moss Band's Time Ain't Free album
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile and discography for legendary Texas blues-rock guitarist Johnny Winter
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZNew Blues CD releases for August 2014, compiled by the Rev. Keith A. Gordon, your About.com Blues Expert
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZInterview with blues harpist Magic Dick, formerly of the J. Geils Band and part of the Legendary Rhythm & Blues Revue.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile and Discography of blues-rock guitarist Kenny Wayne Shepherd
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile of Mississippi Delta blues legend Robert Johnson, influential slide guitarist and blues music songwriter.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile of blues harp player James Cotton, trained by the legendary Sonny Boy Williamson, a member of Muddy Waters' Band, and an dynamic solo artist.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZDefinition of, or meaning of terms used in blues music and blues music-related subjects.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZInterview with blues-rock guitarist Dave Perkins
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile of Delta blues legend Son House, influential guitarist and performer and running partner of Charley Patton
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile of British blues-rock legends the Rolling Stones.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile & Discography for Blues Singer Janiva Magness
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile & Discography of Savoy Brown with Kim Simmonds
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZReview of Joe Bonamassa's Live From The Royal Albert Hall DVD, a two-disc set featuring a dynamic performance by the blues-rock guitarist and special guest Eric Clapton
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile of Texas blues band the Fabulous Thunderbirds, starring Kim Wilson.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile and discography for acoustic bluesman Keb' Mo'
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZReview of Delbert & Glen's Blind, Crippled and Crazy album
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZReview of Bo Diddley, Muddy Waters & Little Walter's Super Blues album
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile & discography for blues guitarist John Campbell
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZReview of Joe Bonamassa's An Acoustic Evening At The Vienna Opera House album
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZDetails and information on 2013 Blues Festivals
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZBiography and discography for blues singer Willy DeVille
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZDefinition of house party, a term used in blues music and blues music-related subjects.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZReview of James Cotton's Cotton Mouth Man album
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile and discography of Chicago blues guitarist Michael Bloomfield
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile and discography of Chicago bluesman Nick Moss
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile and discography for acoustic blues guitarist Eric Bibb
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZAlbum review of Blues by Jimi Hendrix, a classic collection that spotlights the great rock guitarist's significant contributions to blues music and blues-rock music.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile of influential Texas blues-rock guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughan.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZReview of Ram John Holder's Black London Blues & Bootleg Blues albums
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile of Rhythm & Blues Legend Johnny Otis
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile of Chicago blues legend Junior Wells, master of the blues harp, former Muddy Waters Band member and frequent performing partner of blues guitarist Buddy Guy.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile and discography for legendary acoustic bluesman John Hammond
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZReview of the Paul Butterfield Blues Band's An Anthology: The Elektra Years, a two-disc collection of 33 of the Chicago blues pioneers' best songs. Page 2.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile of Texas blues guitarist Albert Collins, better known as the Ice Man for his chilly, fluid six-string style.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZDefinition of Lucille, guitar owned by B B King, a term used in blues music and blues music-related subjects.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile and discography for legendary blues-rock guitarist Jimi Hendrix, the most ground-breaking guitarist in rock music history.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile and discography for Chicago blues slide-guitarist Kokomo Arnold
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile 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.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZReview of Buddy Guy's Rhythm & Blues album
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZReview of Tedeschi Trucks Band's Made Up Mind album
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZNew Blues CD releases for November 2013, compiled by the Rev. Keith A. Gordon, your About.com Blues Guide
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile and discography for Chicago blues legend and influential harp player Paul Butterfield
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZDefinition of voodoo, a term used in blues music and blues music-related subjects.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZAbout.com Blues List of 2013 Living Blues Magazine Award Winners
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile of rhythm & blues legend Etta James, a phenomenal singer capable of mixing blues, soul, rock, and jazz styles into a single powerful performance.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile of folk-funk bluesman Bobby Rush, whose unique blend of soul, blues, and funk music has made the artist a popular live performer.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZInterview with talented Chicago blues guitarist Dave Specter, talking about his career, his musical influences, and his Live In Chicago album.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZDefinition of jelly roll, a term used in blues music and blues music-related subjects.
2017-02-25T11:42:22ZProfile of blues artist Otis Taylor, a multi-instrumental talent that provides guitar, harp, and banjo to his unique country-blues sound.