Mike Finnigan

Fromt he Blues Foundation Website (https://www.blues.org/#ref=index) The Blues Foundation is pleased to announce the nominations for the annual Blues Music Awards, which will be presented at the Cook Convention Center in downtown Memphis, Tennessee on Thursday, May 8, 2014. The Blues Music Awards are universally recognized as the highest accolade afforded musicians and songwriters in…

Read More 35th Blues Music Award Nominees Announced

Well another great Bluescruise. This one is right up there with the best of the musical variety, each of them have their own vibe and the music on this bad boy was one of the best. From Marquis Knox, to Ray Bonneville straight thru to Otis Taylor, Southern Hospitality, Monkey Junk, Mavis Staples and I…

Read More Photo Gallery: LRBC January 2013

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 Two

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