Liz Mandeville

This is the third edition of the Blues411 Annual Awards, somehow they seem to have taken on the name of ‘The Jimi’s“ which is fine with me. Yet whatever we call them, they serve as a vehicle to pay tribute to all the fine musicians and friends that have come into contact with Blues411 this past…

Read More The Blues411 Annual ‘Jimi Awards’ 2012 Edition

Yesirre ! It is that time again, The Fourth of July, the middle of the summer holidays (Memorial Day early on, ending with Labor Day) and usually there is a heckuva lot going on to tempt and tease us music fans. Well I have to admit that there are some great things going on at…

Read More Happy Birthday America, Entertainment Abounds From Sea To Shining Sea

As always I like to mix and match several different artist together when I review CD’s here. I do this for several reasons, the main one is to cross market them to other fans who may not know of them or especially like that style of music. Ya never know what might strike a harmonious…

Read More CD Reviews: Three Treats To Thrill Ya’s

So we all know (or maybe not) that I took some time off to chill on the hot and sunny shore of South Carolina recently. I had planned on getting some work done, and did – but not in the ‘traditional’ sense of what I do. Meeting new people and getting better acquainted with others…

Read More Assaying the Oxymoronic Nature of the Blues – Shared Knowledge and Some CD Reviews