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Interview with poet Pamela Twining - an active member of the experimental beat poetry of Woodstock, NY

"The joining of music and poetry influences the way information is received and perceived. A good musical riff will call the words up; an electric poetic phrase is music to the heart."

Pamela Twining: Dancer Of Rhymes…

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Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on January 21, 2015 at 9:01pm — No Comments

British guitarist/composer Terry Cottam talks about Joe Pass, the 60s and Edgar Broughton Band

"Blues music grew out of suffering, from chain gangs, slavery and cotton picking, so what you learn from it is how to express your feelings, especially those of suffering and pain."

Terry Cottam: World Music Trip…

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Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on January 21, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments

Interview with harmonica player Hard Luck Hopson - The blues allows me to release the pain in my soul

"Blues is part of mankind’s everyday struggle, a part of life, like breathing."

Hard Luck Hopson: Breathin' Blues

Hard Luck Hopson was born May 25, 1960 in Reckless Disregard, Mississippi. He…

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Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on January 20, 2015 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Marvelous R&B singer Herbie Goins talks about Alexis Korner, 60s blues boom and his paths in music circuits

"Blues sunk into my heart and soul. Just as I had heard it the first time, Blues is the mirror of life, sometimes sweet, sometimes joyful at times desperate."

Herbie Goins: Soul of Joy, Heart of Music…

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Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on January 18, 2015 at 12:54pm — No Comments

Slide guitarist Cindy Cashdollar talks about Peter Rowan, Butterfield, Willie Nelson, Rick Danko & resonator

"The blues can be bittersweet; a mix of sadness, longing, and happy memories too, all at the same time."

Cindy Cashdollar: Slide On The Roots

Austin-based Dobro and steel…

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Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on January 16, 2015 at 8:00pm — No Comments

Interview with musician, author, and painter Ilana Katz Katz -- casts a wide net of creative endeavors

"The blues is about giving voice to emotions through music and connecting with others."

Ilana Katz Katz: The Blues Of Underground

Musician, Author, and painter Ilana Katz Katz casts a…

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Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on January 16, 2015 at 12:30am — No Comments

10 Q&A with singer/bassist Mark Telesca - shared the stage with well known names in the music industry

"I sure do hope that there would be a greater appreciation for the blues. Especially amongst young people. I fear that this may not be the case."

Mark Telesca: Feels good, Doing Right

Mark Telesca…

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Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on January 13, 2015 at 12:38am — No Comments

Q&A with talented British guitarist Ben Poole -- an exciting young blues/roots artist to come out of the UK

"The blues I suppose means raw emotion to me, and I find that I can express myself through playing blues roots and blues based music."

Ben Poole: Rockin' The Blues

Twenty-five year old Ben…

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Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on January 5, 2015 at 6:18pm — No Comments

New England poet/editor Jake St. John talks about the Beats, music, bohemian '50s era & counterculture

"Music and poetry can affect your senses tremendously. They can both bring back memories and vivid memories at that. They can transport you into your own thoughts where your senses come alive and further open your mind."

Jake St. John: Roads…

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Interview with Mike Osborn - unique blend of blues, rock & country styling created his own signature sound

"To me the blues is the foundational music of just about all modern contemporary music today. It’s the original “world” music."

Mike Osborn: Everything Flows

Michael W. Osborn was born in Illinois and…

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Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on January 3, 2015 at 12:00am — No Comments

Q&A with The Picturebooks (Fynn Claus Grabke & Philipp Mirtschink) -- honest, unforgiving, real rock n’ roll

"...in the future we hope people will come up with their very own version of music, regardless of whether it sells or not."

The Picturebooks: The Blues Is Dead, ...All Hail The Blues!

It’s not surprising…

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Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on January 2, 2015 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Guitarist Brint Anderson talks about Screamin’ Jay Hawkins, SRV, Snooks Eaglin, BB King and NOLA

"As any of us from New Orleans will tell you, it is our freedom of expression and joie de vivre that makes us unique."

Brint Anderson: The Saints' Riffs

More than forty years have passed since Brint…

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Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on December 31, 2014 at 10:30am — No Comments

Interview with bluesman Georgie “The Blacksmith” Bonds -- Blues for your soul and soul for your Blues

"I think the Blues have a healing property."

Georgie Bonds: Riding With The Blues

Georgie “The Blacksmith” Bonds orn and raised in the Germantown section of Philadelphia, Georgie Bonds did not grow up…

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Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on December 30, 2014 at 5:30pm — No Comments

Motor City bluesman Tino Gross talks about Hooker, Albert Collins, RL Burnside, Bo Diddley and Beatniks

"The blues teaches you about life, and how to tell a story. Blues songs are really short tales that are passed on from storyteller to storyteller."

Tino Gross: Howlin' Funky Pleasant

Martin (Tino) Gross…

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Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on December 29, 2014 at 2:00am — No Comments

Interview with Mandy Lemons & Sturgis Nikides of Low Society - new trails on the stomping grounds of Blues

"No matter how I’m feeling physically, mentally or otherwise, the instant I begin to play I immediately feel better. The blues is my drug of choice and I’m hopelessly addicted to it."

Low Society: Rebellious Blues & Roll…

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Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on December 26, 2014 at 6:16pm — No Comments

Musician/photographer Elizabeth Barraclough talks about Paul Butterfield, Albert Grossman and Jamaica

"I feel very sorry for most of the young girls I see out there these days as I feel the wheel has gone backwards."

Elizabeth Barraclough: One Love, One Heart, One World, One Music

Elizabeth Barraclough is…

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Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on December 22, 2014 at 9:00pm — No Comments

Interview with Chicago-based artist Bruce Riley - fills canvases with psychedelic abstract organic forms

"All human induced suffering would end. Those individuals would recognize the patterns that create suffering for what they are."

Bruce Riley: Behold And See...And Beyond

Chicago-based artist…

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Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on December 16, 2014 at 7:34pm — No Comments

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