• STAX RECORDS TO REISSUE FIRST & ONLY SOLO EFFORT TO DATE FROM MAD LADS LEAD VOCALIST JOHN GARY WILLIAMS

    SELF-TITLED ALBUM AVAILABLE FOR THE FIRST TIME ON 180-GRAM VINYL SINCE ITS ORIGINAL 1973 RELEASE THIS FRIDAY, APRIL 28 “It takes my breath away to see people live from day to day Without respect for each other, without love for their brothers Without a second of kindness or a...
  • Nick Schnebelen Band “Around The World 2017 Tour”

    Big news for Nick Schnebelen! He and his band’s “Around The World 2017 Tour” will kickoff on January 10, 2017 at Fanatics Pub in Lima, New York. Nick Schnebelen has quickly built a reputation as a killer lead guitar player and impassioned vocalist. As founding member of the award...
  • Blues Guitar Legend Kenny Neal Receives Grammy Nomination

    Blues Guitar Legend Kenny Neal Receives Grammy Nomination  for Best Contemporary Blues Album. “Bloodline”   Los Angeles – Cleopatra Records would like to proudly congratulate Kenny Neal on his Grammy Nomination for Best Contemporary Blues Album. for his “Bloodline” album released through the Cleopatra Blues imprint.   Kenny Neal...
  • Blues Hall of Fame Member John Mayall Announces New Trio Band Format for Upcoming

    LOS ANGELES – With a new studio album titled Talk About That in the can for release in early 2017 on Forty Below Records (which includes special guest Joe Walsh on two tracks); and a lengthy US tour through late fall, British blues “Godfather” John Mayall announced today that...
  • Order your copy NOW!

    The Blues-E-News ‘John Mayall’ edition goes to print in May. This issue celebrates the Godfather of the British Blues induction into the Blues Foundations Blues Hall of Fame in Memphis on May 4th, 2016. Blues-E-News has been called the ‘classiest music magazine published today’ and our staff and contributors...
  • Jeff Healey – Heal My Soul – Lost album!

      Nobody embodies the defiant spirit of rock and blues quite like Jeff Healey. Born in Toronto on March 25th, 1966, the Canadian’s childhood was shattered by diagnosis with the rare ocular cancer retinoblastoma. Yet it never broke his stride, and through the late-’80s, ’90s and post-millennium, Jeff’s jaw-dropping...
  • Lee Oskar Harmonicas Presents “Let’s Hear it for the Girls”

    Harmonica virtuoso and manufacturer Lee Oskar is pleased to present a video showcase of featured female harmonica players on his website, www.leeoskar.com. Known as “Let’s Hear it for the Girls,” this special video series showcases the distinctive talents of such female artists as Sofie Reed, Kellie Rucker, Laura Reed...
  • BENEFIT FOR CANCER-STRICKEN CHILDREN,

       BLUE STAR DENVER 5 BENEFIT FOR CANCER-STRICKEN CHILDREN,  NEW VENUE: TURNHALLE@THE TIVOLI; 3 BANDS, SILENT AUCTION     Saturday, February 6  – 5:30 PM (Denver, CO) – Blue Star Connection presents Blue Star Denver 5, Saturday, February 6, at Turnhalle at the Tivoli, 900 Auraria Parkway (on the...
  • On The Road To NAMM: David M’ore (Guitarist-Vocalist)

      Straight out of San Francisco by way of Argentina, musician David M’ore has blazed a path of quickly-growing recognition that’s landed the guitarist-vocalist on the cover of, among others, the San Francisco Chronicle. M’ore’s new album, “Passion, Soul, & Fire” is described by one reviewer as, “high-octane blues-rock...