E.G. Kight

I gotta say, I have this question that keeps popping up. It’s about the blues, and the acceptance of singers into the fold, OK, maybe female singers might be a better way to put it. Seems like whenever a young female ‘blues’ singer comes on the scene she is accepted, promoted, glorified and spread far and…

Read More Shaun Murphy – CD Review & Right Place, Wrong Time, or What Is It Gonna Take

For Blues fans this is probably not an unusual occurrence. There are some of our friends may not like, or understand the blues and since it is not available on commercial radio (well, it is but, not easy to find) it is hard to get them to shake off their demons concerning the music and…

Read More Let The Healing Begin: E.G. Kight In Port Royal SC

Well actually spent a week home, whoa what a feeling! Good to be back in SC, but had a great time in Chicago. Our posts on Facebook from the festival did really well, with some of the photo galleries from Leslie getting over 3,000 views. A shoutout to Chris Lyon for manning the SHARE button…

Read More A Bakers Dozen of Blues: June 23, 2014

Just back  – well on the way back – from the Chicago Blues Festival, what a great time had by everyone that I met. Truly the ‘grand-daddy’ of festivals, it’s free, three days and is in one of the most thriving blues-towns you can find on the map. Make plans on being there next year. Speaking…

Read More A Baker’s Dozen of Blues: June 16, 2014