Louisiana Red (Iverson Minter) died this Sunday, March 25th, at a hospital in Germany after a few days in a coma brought on by thyroid imbalance. He was 79. Louisiana Red was a powerful downhome blues artist who could channel his teachers (among them Muddy Waters, Elmore James, Robert Nighthawk, Lightnin’ Hopkins and John Lee Hooker)…Read More Photo Gallery: Iverson Minter (Louisiana Red) Passes
So with this, our second annual tribute to the releases that we have received at Blues411, and other stuff as deemed appropriate, we salute those artists, friends and fans who have made our second year better than I ever expected. Thank you all. Last year we sat back and poured a Jameson’s, this year we…Read More Blues411 ‘The Jimi Awards’ for 2011.