AirPlay Direct Honors Alligator Records President Bruce Iglauer With "Iconic Innovators" Award

Alligator Records founder and president Bruce Iglauer will receive the very first "Iconic Innovators" Award from AirPlay Direct.

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Blues Legend Elvin Bishop Re-Signs With Alligator - New CD Set For August 19

Legendary blues guitarist/songwriter/vocalist Elvin Bishop returns to Alligator Records with Can't Even Do Wrong Right, set for release on Tuesday, August 19.

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Selwyn Birchwood's "Don't Call No Ambulance" Receives Rave Rolling Stone Review

Don't Call No Ambulance, the Alligator Records debut from young guitarist/vocalist Selwyn Birchwood, received a rave review from writer Dave DiMartino at

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Soul Blues Legends The Holmes Brothers Receive 2014 National Heritage Fellowship

On Wednesday, June 25, The National Endowment For The Arts (NEA) announced that soul/blues/gospel legends The Holmes Brothers (Wendell Holmes, Sherman Holmes and Popsy Dixon) will receive a coveted and prestigious National Heritage Fellowship.

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Five Alligator Artists Receive Seven 2014 Blues Blast Music Award Nominations

Blues Blast Magazine, the online blues publication, today announced that five Alligator Records artists received a total of seven 2014 Blues Blast Music Award nominations.

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