SMALL BLUES TRAP - “TIME TRICKS”Μετά από 11 χρόνια παρουσίας στη μουσική σκηνή της χώρας, οι SMALL BLUES TRAP έχοντας καταθέσει δισκογραφικά τα albums Our Trap (2005), Crossroad Ritual (2006), Red…Continue
Ο Δημήτρης Επίκουρης είναι μία από τις πιο σημαντικές «κολόνες» της τοπικής blues σκηνής. Προσφέρει συνεχώς με τις γνώσεις του και την ανιδιοτελή του αγάπη, γι’ αυτή την μουσική. Πρόσφατα «σκάρωσε»…Continue
Keep The Blues AliveΠολλά Bravo και συγχαρητήρια γι' αυτό το υπέροχο άρθρο από την εφημερίδα "Καθημερινή" !!!!!!!!!Μπορείτε να το διαβάσετε - αν το χάσατε - στο link του bluesway.gr…Continue
"I think the impact of rock and roll and blues music had on the culture are, the music brought blacks and whites together through their music in a way that had never happened before. Jazz music started it in the 40s' but it really changed in a bigger way when kids discovered all of the great blues artists for the first time. It was a revelation!!"…Continue
"I miss the raw sound and emotion of old blues records the new blues today lacks the feeling to me there are a few acts that can pull it off nut not many..."
Brody Buster: Kansas City Blues
"To me the blues has always been about commentary and story telling. Speaking up and speaking out. Truthfully. It was a force in reporting on social, personal and political situations and still can be. Times have changed, so the blues specifically, has a greatly reduced impact compared to what it was."…Continue
"The musical ramifications of said implications are subjective to the listener. I am only the humble messenger- my mission as a performing musician is, communicate to the listener, encourage them to take flight in their own mind, while they are experiencing my improvisations."…Continue
"The Blues and the socio-racial-politico ramifications....the Blues is first and foremost the ORIGINAL protest music against a corrupt racist system in North America since at least 1619. It is and will always be Black History regardless of commercialism and/or appropriation."
"Music has no color and I as stated previously, music is universal."
Mr. Sipp: Living Loving Bluesman
Castro Coleman, a.k.a. Mr. Sipp “Mississippi Blues Child” was born August…Continue
"My hope for the genre is that artists will continue to innovate. You can only play 1,4,5 blues so many times. I think there is an unnecessary pressure on artists from the blues establishment to remain traditional."
Chris Antonik: Blues Monarch…Continue
"I do think music is a direct reflection of what’s going on in the world yesterday, today, and tomorrow. I also believe with a powerful song you can sway the direction of a culture, but few have ever done that."
Hector Anchondo: All Directions Blues…Continue
"The wonderful thing about the blues is it transcends race, gender, age and other social barriers. It brings people together."
Lazy Eye Band: Midnight Crossroads
Lazy Eye is an Australian band full of…Continue
"Music has a very special way to get directly in peoples’ hearts. In the racial, political and social areas though, there is still much work to be done, that goes over the impact that music can have on our lives."
Eva Atmatzidou: No Limits, One Music…Continue