"If you look at the world and see where music has taken us, surely you will see that changed in the fifties with the likes of Bill Haley, Elvis, and Carl Perkins. Color barriers were slowly being broken down."
Lightnin’ Willie: The Blues of Iris…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on July 9, 2017 at 8:00pm — No Comments
"I hope that the blues continues to thrill people for many, many years. I think it will. It connects with listeners in a way that most music doesn’t."
Mark Robinson: Southern Roads
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on June 30, 2017 at 3:30pm — No Comments
"Today I think the current U.S. president has hurt the togetherness of races and the political agenda has really made racial tension worse. It may take a long time to heal this wound and realize we are all here together on planet earth and we truly need the Hippy ideal of 'Peace And Love' more now than ever!"…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on August 23, 2016 at 10:30am — No Comments
"The music is so elemental (blues and blues based rock ‘n’ roll) that no matter how far popular music gets away from the roots, a guy or girl with a guitar playing and singing, the desire for that fundamental connection will never die."
Scott Rosenbaum: Long Live The…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on February 27, 2016 at 5:30pm — No Comments
"The blues to me is a primal spirit of the human emotion."
Willie J Laws: The Last Prophet of the Funky Texas Blues
Texas guitar slinger, songwriter and vocalist Willie J Laws creates music that is a…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on February 6, 2015 at 4:22pm — No Comments
"I think the blues language allows people to turn inward and tap into deep emotions ~ sometimes this grit turns up and comes out you didn’t even know was there!"
Pork Chop Willie: The Blues Bridge…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on June 3, 2014 at 5:37pm — No Comments
"I think soul and blues music is introspective, it helps you examine your thoughts and situation, make decisions based and your thoughts and hopefully come out the better for it. It helps you put things in perspective."
Willie West: Soul Survivor, R&B…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on April 8, 2014 at 11:30pm — No Comments
Chicago Blues All-Stars new album Red, Hot & Blue now available on iTunes :)
Added by Joze Ozzmak on September 16, 2013 at 2:00am — No Comments
"The blues is to music like flour is to pizza. You can put whatever layers you want on top but the foundation is still the same."
Jay Willie Blues Band: Real Not Faking…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on March 20, 2013 at 10:00pm — No Comments
"The blues is eternal - the melodic inflections are pure human emotion, and as long as people have those gut feelings, the blues will be there to express those feelings."
Willie McBlind: Pure passion and…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on August 23, 2012 at 5:00pm — No Comments
"I think I would love to meet Robert Johnson...but not at the crossroads."
Willie Phoenix: Excuse me while I kiss the sky?
Willie is a guitarist/ singer with fusion of blues, soul, and rock influences- 60’s british blues…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on April 11, 2012 at 5:00pm — No Comments
"I learn to keep myself disciplined, to have fun and enjoy the people around me."
Kenny "Beedy Eyes" Smith:…Continue
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