"The Blues, when taken seriously, can be a meaningful reminder of common values that most human beings share when they’re children. When you’re a kid, you do not think about the color or status of the kids you’re playing with. You’re just playing, sharing. Remembering those values is central in the construction of an egalitarian world."…Continue
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"Gospel, soul, blues was always a force in our lives where we governed ourselves accordingly. Negro spirituals derived from the hardship of those who were being oppressed for the purpose of someone else's glorification."
The Gospel Sessions: Music From…Continue
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"Life is chaos, art gives it form. So, blues and gospel are a way to make sense of and express experience. It is music that touches me in a way that other music does not."
David Champagne: Colored Kaleidoscope…Continue
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"Blues, Country, Rock and Roll, Gospel and Americana are so closely related and it's influence pull from one another. The Delta of the Mississippi River is such a fertile area land wise, music wise and culture as well."
Kevin Sekhani: Holy Ghost Honkytonk…Continue
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"I have no fears for the future of the blues at all. Its in all the American Roots music we make and thats gaining popularity all the time. Its all good."
David Michael Miller: American Music
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"Gospel and Blues will forever generate a core based following because of what they mean emotionally from a race of people."
Dexter Allen: The Blues Stronghold
Mixture of Blues, Soul,…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on May 29, 2014 at 7:30pm — No Comments
"The Blues is a lifestyle. The Blues in general cannot be a fad because it is real - it is about the real life that real people are living so it never has a chance to die."
Floyd Wilson: Authentic Experiences…Continue
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"We're in the days of auto tune and digital musicians have left a void between the music and the audience. The human factor has been almost entirely removed from the songs."
Sabrina Matola: IL Blues Sorella…Continue
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"Music reflects that process. Music is Inspiration itself. It is The Universal Life Force Energy expressing Itself as Music through me."
Rev. Yolanda: Divine Creative Impulse
Rev. Yolanda aka Roger…Continue
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