| Sep 1, 2011
| 7:02 PM
Get ready for some foreplay with Slow Burn Burlesque! Sick and Sexy is a decadent taste of the sinful and outrageous entertainment. Acts will include an insane stilt walking and acrobatic duet with special guest Scarlett Rose of the March Fourth...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 1:33 PM
September 16th and 17th, 2011
The Howlin' Wolf, New Orleans
Through hell and high water, the Ponderosa Stomp has spent the last decade bringing icons of American music back to the stage, shining a spotlight on the architects of songbooks that are part...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 7:04 AM
Norfolk blues singer Jackie Scott, over the course of two albums and countless live shows, has earned a solid reputation on the national blues scene. She's not a star yet, but Scott has impressed blues fans in Baltimore, Chicago and elsewhere.
| Sep 22, 2011
| 1:05 AM
During the 1990s, Karen Lawrence was a member of a Southern California blues and R&B band called Blue By Nature. Lawrence, who moved from Venice Beach, Calif., to Redfield in 2009, has resurrected the group with the help of Aberdeen musician Boyce Wahlen....
| Nov 26, 2011
On a recent Wednesday night at Blue Chicago, a long-running club downtown, you had to elbow your way forward just to get past the doorman. Men and women in business suits — collars loosened, beers in hand — packed the place, barely leaving...
| Dec 10, 2011
When Howlin' Wolf romped through "Wang Dang Doodle" or thundered in "Three Hundred Pounds of Joy," the snarling guitar that accompanied him belonged to one of the greatest bluesmen to pick up the instrument: Hubert Sumlin.
The cry of Sumlin's guitar ...
| Jun 5, 2011
You can't find the blues on radio very easily these days, unless you hunt low down on the dial in the small hours of the morning.
Same with TV -- a vast wasteland, as far as real blues is concerned.
Record stores -- remember those? -- no longer can...
| Jul 28, 2011
Actress Taryn Manning stopped by to talk about her upcoming film The Perfect Age Of Rock n' Roll, which premieres on August 5th. The film is a rock 'n' roll drama about two childhood friends and former rock 'n' roll bandmates who become estranged and...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 6:02 AM
Shortly after their performance at this year's AmeriServ Flood City Music Festival, Black Joe Lewis and the Honeybears will rediscover something the band hasn't known for nearly six months — free time.
Their festival-closing set at 9 p.m. Aug. 7...