Duke Robilliard

What a great time it was, the CD Challenge lasted 30 days with 31 reviews for your holiday shopping assistance. We covered a broad range of musical style but all housed under our big blues tent (which was one of the finalist names for the web site before Blues411 won) and we are thrilled to…

Read More CD Reviews – One-A-Day Holiday Challenge Week One

With the first official three-day weekend of Summer 2011 in the rear view mirror, I did what a lot of people do – hang with friends, old friends and some new ones, but tended to gravitate towards the reliable ones that have been around awhile. Oh yeh and did the same with the music in…

Read More Blues 411 Office Music: Post Holiday Edition

  2011 Blues Music Awards Presenting Sponsor: The Gibson Foundation NOMINEES Acoustic Album Eric Bibb Booker’s Guitar Lucky Peterson You Can Always Turn Around Paul Oscher Bet on the Blues South Memphis String Band Home Sweet Home The Nighthawks Last Train to Bluesville  Acoustic Artist Doug MacLeod Eric Bibb Guy Davis John Hammond Paul Oscher  …

Read More 2011 Blues Music Award Nominations

Dear readers, fellow cruisers and friends, every now and then stuff hits ya like a brick, and that’s what the October 2010 LRBC did. It was just so fantastic that I am barely recovered, and it’s Friday ! So what do I see in my mailbox when I get home ? The latest release from Joe…

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