Getting ready on awards day did not involve sitting around plucking and preening! No way – we hit the halls for some hellos, then hit breakfast and then off to Court Square for an acoustic set by Jeff Jensen & Brandon Santini. B.B. King’s was showcasing Yellow Dog Recording Artists Colin Linden (who is amazingly […]Read more
Blues Music Awards 8:00 PM LIVE on SiriusXM70 !
LIVE from Memphis the 2012 Blues Music Award’s are on SiriusXM 70, starting at 8PM till…? Join Bill Wax, Tony Colter, Big Llou Johnson and many surprise guests (wink, wink) as they bring you every moment of music, banter and Tennessee charm live today Thursday May 10th, at 8PM. The house will surely be […]Read more
Good Times:2012 BMA’s Night One
Holy crap, if this first night is any indicator of hat to expect for the rest of the week – LOOKOUT ! ! ! ! Very nice to see old friends, and meet new ones and to see and hear them playing the music they love. At the Rum Boogie they threw down hard, featuring […]Read more
Greg Nagy: Northern Deep Fried Blues
Greg Nagy is well aware of the Blues and the wide swath it cuts. It’s path can be traced from the Mississippi Delta up through Memphis, to St. Louis and eventually ending up in Chicago. There are traces of all these places in Greg’s life and therefore in his musical interpretations of the Blues he […]Read more