Little G Weevil

It was a sad week once we learned of the death of a true superstar in the blues field, Johnny Winter. There is much to say and not enough time to say it – so suffice it to say that we send condolences to his brother Edgar, his manager and friend Paul Nelson, his family,…

Read More A Baker’s Dozen of Blues: July 21, 2014

Well it was a great week of activity here on Blues411, starting with Monday’s Baker’s Dozen of Blues, followed by our review of Janiva Magness‘s superb release ‘original’, topped off with a whole lotta of #birthday cake and our well received interview with Jarekus Singleton. Then this past weekend of BBQ & Blues in Greenwood, SC…

Read More A Baker’s Dozen of Blues: July 14, 2014

Happy St. Patrick’s Day everyone. Hope the lead up to this Green Monday was well behaved…. We are just pleased as ever to say that Micah Kesselring is our #1 artist for this week. Micah is a young, throw-back, old soul kinda guitar playin’, sing-songing artist who I just can’t get enough of. We welcome to…

Read More A Baker’s Dozen of Blues: March 17, 2014

The voting is over for the Blues Music Awards, nothing to do but get your tickets to the big bash in Memphis – May 8th is the awards party. It’s our Grammy, our Oscar and I recommend it to any blues fan, at least once. This week we have the spot light on Ms. Annika…

Read More A Baker’s Dozen of Blues: March 10, 2014