"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
Added by Michalis Limnios BLUES @ GREECE on April 19, 2017 at 2:30pm — No Comments
"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
Added by Michalis Limnios BLUES @ GREECE on April 19, 2017 at 11:56am — No Comments
"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
Added by Michalis Limnios BLUES @ GREECE on April 19, 2017 at 11:00am — No Comments
"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
Added by Michalis Limnios BLUES @ GREECE on April 11, 2017 at 12:30pm — No Comments
"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."
Added by Michalis Limnios BLUES @ GREECE on April 8, 2017 at 6:30pm — No Comments
"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
Added by Michalis Limnios BLUES @ GREECE on April 6, 2017 at 9:00pm — No Comments
"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
Added by Michalis Limnios BLUES @ GREECE on April 4, 2017 at 1:01pm — No Comments
"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
Added by Michalis Limnios BLUES @ GREECE on April 3, 2017 at 12:30pm — No Comments