Eric Lindell Returns To Alligator With Sept 7 Release Of REVOLUTION IN YOUR HEART

Alligator Records has set a September 7, 2018 release date for Revolution In Your Heart, the irresistible new album from roots rocker Eric Lindell.

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Eight Alligator Artists Receive Twelve 2018 Living Blues Award Nominations


Living Blues magazine has announced the nominees for the 2018 Living Blues Readers' Awards. Eight Alligator Records artists received a total of 12 nominations. Rick Estrin & The Nightcats received three, Elvin Bishop and Shemekia Copeland each received two, and Coco Montoya, Tommy Castro, Marcia Ball, Lil' Ed & The Blues Imperials and Oscar Wilson (of The Cash Box Kings) each received one.

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Award-winning blues legends Lil’ Ed & The Blues Imperials debut their band new website at At the site, fans can read the very latest, most up-to-the-minute news about the band, as well as dive into their illustrious history.  Additionally, people can preview and purchase the band’s music and make plans to see them live while checking out the most current tour dates.

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Alligator Artists Receive Six Blues Blast Award Nominations

The Nick Moss Band Featuring Dennis Gruenling, Selwyn Birchwood, Tinsley Ellis, Rick Estrin & The Nightcats and Curtis Salgado & Alan Hager all receive nominations

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Blues Legend Eddy Clearwater: January 10, 1935 - June 1, 2018


Grammy-nominated Chicago blues legend Eddy “The Chief” Clearwater died of heart failure on Friday, June 1, in his hometown of Skokie, Illinois. He was 83.

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