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Shemekia Copeland Wins Blues Music Award

[05/06/2016]
Blues/R&B singing sensation Shemekia Copeland won the Blues Music Award for Contemporary Blues Female Artist Of The Year on May 5 at the 37th Annual Blues Music Awards, held in Memphis at the Cook Convention Center.

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Moreland & Arbuckle CD Release & Livestream On May 6

[05/02/2016]
Wichita, Kansas' blues rockers Moreland & Arbuckle, whose Alligator Records debut CD Promised Land Or Bust will be released on Friday, May 6, perform live in Philadelphia that same day on NPR tastemaker radio station WXPN's Free At Noon concert series. The show, taking place at 12:00pm EST at World Cafe Live, will be video streamed live by music discovery site VuHaus.com.

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Lonnie Mack, July 18, 1941 - April 21, 2016

[04/21/2016]
Groundbreaking guitarist and vocalist Lonnie Mack, known as one of rock’s first true guitar heroes, died on April 21, 2016 of natural causes at Centennial Medical Center near his home in Smithville, Tennessee.

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Moreland & Arbuckle Release Video For First Single From New Album

[04/05/2016]
Wichita, Kansas' blues rockers Moreland & Arbuckle have released a new video for their original song, When The Lights Are Burning Low, the first single from their May 6 Alligator Records debut album Promised Land Or Bust.

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ALLIGATOR RECORDS 45TH ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION Set For June 10 Release

[03/30/2016]

Alligator Records has set a June 10, 2016 release date for the Alligator Records 45th Anniversary Collection. The 2CDs-for-the-price-of-one set -- boasting over 148 minutes of music -- features career-defining performances from blues royalty past, present and future.



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