Shemekia Copeland Brings "America's Child" To AMERICANAFEST In Nashville
Grammy-nominated blues, R&B and Americana vocalist Shemekia Copeland will perform music from her critically-acclaimed, powerful new album,America’s Child, in a series of performances during the Americana Music Association's AMERICANAFEST in Nashville, Tennessee.
Alligator Sets Oct 26 Street Date For JOURNEYS TO THE HEART OF THE BLUES
Alligator Records has acquired the rights to release Journeys To The Heart Of The Blues on Friday, October 26. The album is a dynamic new acoustic release from three of the blues' best players. Together, Grammy-winning guitarist, vocalist and Blues Hall Of Famer Joe Louis Walker, virtuoso pianist Bruce Katz and next-generation British harmonica ace Giles Robson take listeners on a musical tour of beautifully played, soulfully sung traditional blues.
Marcia Ball Wins 2018 Living Blues Readers' Poll Award
In the just-published issue #256, Living Blues magazine announced the recipients of their annual Living Blues Awards. Pianist Marcia Ball won the Readers' Poll Award For Most Outstanding Musician (Keyboard). This is Ball's 11th Living Blues Award.