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It’s that time of year again, when we at Blues411 honor many of the artists that have made our year bright and full of great music. Yep, its time for the Annual Blues411 Jimi Awards!   What started as a small open space on the  web for promoting and supporting blues artists, has turned into…

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Attention All Blues Musicians!! Did/will you have a CD released between October 1, 2013 and September 30, 2014? If so, you can submit your CD for GRAMMY consideration! The entire blues world was shocked when the GRAMMY’S went from two blues categories to one. While we were in Memphis for the Blues Music Awards, we…

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A great weekend of blues, R&B, food and friends at the Tampa Bay Blues Festival.  A big thank you to Chuck Ross and the mighty mighty crew who helped make this one helluva weekend.  The VIP section was amazing, the food and beverages were plentiful and the music was all outstanding. Those who missed it, missed…

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A great week of ‘double entendre’ blues, we just wanna thank all of ya for tuning in repeatedly to the show. Guess it was so good ya had to have it twice. Remember that because of the depth and popularity of such songs we will be airing at least one two-hour special on the ‘dirty…

Read More A Baker’s Dozen of Blues: April 7, 2014