"This music brings people together from all walks of life. From the poor to the rich. From all ethnicities and countries. It is a universal language. Everyone can connect on some term with this music because of the passion and feeling. No matter your color, sex, race etc....We all feel something and that is what the blues is, an expression of your feelings."
J R Clark: Windy Rollin'…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on December 18, 2020 at 9:00pm — No Comments
"No one is perfect and any day it can all be over so appreciating the gift."
Elektro Horse: Country Dance Music
Elektro Horse is an artist, DJ, and producer from the south side of Chicago who has created a new sound: CDM (Country Dance Music). He was one of the few to depart from such a harsh city after he gained the opportunity to perfect his…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on December 18, 2020 at 12:30pm — No Comments
"What I’d like to change is change the radio back to what it was and turning people to new music. It’s very hard for an artist such as myself to get new music heard. So that would be the biggest thing that I would want to do."
Dave Mason: The Legend Feelin' Alright!…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on December 18, 2020 at 11:30am — No Comments
"Blues music brings people of all kinds, together and helps one realize that we are more alike than not. I hope my music makes you want to dance, close your eyes and forget what troubles you."
Jeremiah Johnson: Southern Heaven Gate
Born and raised in St. Louis, Jeremiah Johnson is the voice of Mississippi River blues blending with the struggles…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on December 17, 2020 at 8:00pm — No Comments
"My feelings lean towards calling Blues a destination, a Mecca if you will, for healing, rejuvenating and discovering. After all, the roots of Blues comes to me through field hollers. It is what gets me through my work day and leads to praise the release of burden."
Steve Vasquez: A Journey With The Blues
Central Iowa Blues Society…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on December 15, 2020 at 12:30pm — No Comments
"Blues is a blank canvas for an artist. There are so many ways to express yourself through blues music."
Steve Strongman: Pushin' Boundaries
Award-winning bluesman Steve Strongman has joined forces with Canada’s Linus Entertainment in a multi-faceted deal that sees the company globally representing his music publishing catalog, the distribution of…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on December 15, 2020 at 11:30am — No Comments
"Music that made you think, that took you on a journey, that made you look within yourself, or just inspired you to make a change."
Beano Mojohand: Born Under A Blues Sign
Beano (aka Ernie Ocampo) is one of the young talents driving blues/rock guitar. Beano has formed LA’s hottest new blues/rock band, Beano Mojohand in 2018, while competing at a…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on December 13, 2020 at 7:00pm — No Comments
"As for fears for the future of the blues, so long as people keep playing it, and I mean acoustic blues here because Chicago blues style music seems to be doing just fine, then there is no need to fear anything. The only fear would be that people stop playing it and it disappears."
Liam Docherty: The Red-Headed Blues Boy
Vancouver Island blues…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on December 9, 2020 at 8:00pm — No Comments
"I would like to see the world in a way where people would again feel like taking the time and interest in all sorts of different music and directions. To also learn to distinguish between well and poorly made music."
Peter Hesslein: Night Drive Soundtrack
In the 50th Anniversary year of Lucifer’s Friend, the band’s guitarist Peter…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on December 6, 2020 at 12:30pm — No Comments
"Be yourself. Trust the inner voice. Listen closely. Be kind."
Ben Sidran: An American Success Story
Ben Sidran has been a major force in the modern day history of jazz and rock & roll having played keyboards with or produced such artists as Steve Miller, Mose Allison, Diana Ross, Boz Scaggs, Phil Upchurch, Tony Williams, Jon Hendricks, Richie…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on December 5, 2020 at 1:00am — No Comments
"I think music (or any form of art really) is for people to enjoy so as long as the audience enjoy your art you’ve done your job. If you make them happy or make them think you did your part, the rest is out of your control."
Oz Noy: Let The Boogaloo Groove Roll
Constantly seeking untapped musical terrain, New York-based…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on December 4, 2020 at 10:30am — No Comments
"Everyone in the whole planet knows that the structure of the jazz harmony is the philosophy and the use of the Modes Scales. Ionian, Dorian, Phrygian, Lydian, Mixolydian, Aeolian, Locrian. The seven ancient Greek scales... In Greece, in our traditional folk music, we use these scales but from different perspectives. So, the spot of the connection is the same "language" but with different uses in every different genre in Greek music…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on December 3, 2020 at 11:30am — No Comments
"Being in the music business has afforded me a tremendous outlet, for energy, writing, touching peoples’ hearts and hopefully leaving lives in a better place. The Blues is such an all-encompassing soul search, which I’m so glad t be a part of."
Shaun Murphy: Flame Still Burns
Shaun Murphy is an American Blues and R&B singer songwriter, best…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on November 30, 2020 at 11:30pm — No Comments
"Music is my life, my calling, my essence, the way I express myself fully. I am a very private person - I value my privacy but I hold nothing back with my music. I live a very quiet life no matter where I live. Anything anyone wants to know about me is in my music, my songs - if you are prepared to listen deeply. I don't believe in "targeted audiences" - I believe any human being no matter what age, gender, sex, culture can enjoy my music - both live and…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on November 29, 2020 at 12:30pm — No Comments
"Music is an incredibly powerful and versatile creation. It's in everything if we just take the time to listen. To sharpen our ears. It's been used to rally armies and instill unity in nations. It's been used to sooth people's fears and anxiety and sung as lullabies to make our children feel safe and secure."
Marc Bonilla: The Knight of Music
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on November 28, 2020 at 12:00am — No Comments
"Art and music can help people grow. My hope is that they can grow in a positive way and love life and each other more."
Todd Westover: Flower Power & Vibes
Fine artist and musician Todd Westover, the founder of Toothpick Elbow (Los Angeles, CA) is one of those incategorizable masterpieces that comes along only once in a while to trance us out…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on November 27, 2020 at 11:00am — No Comments
"Music has - perhaps most of all arts - the ability to touch you unconsciously. You don't have to understand it, you don't have to analyze it, and yet it penetrates into your inner being."
Banging Colours: Imaginative Brain Music
The year 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love. On this occasion, many rare finds from the London…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on November 26, 2020 at 1:30pm — No Comments
"Blues, Soul and Jazz music appeals to a wide variety of people. It can bring people together on a common ground. Although our concerns may be different, music brings us together on a human level."
Patricia Panopoulos: Music Colors Feelings
Artist Patricia (Trish) Panopoulos says:…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on November 25, 2020 at 9:30am — No Comments
"I miss the blues entertainers that have passed away. Now it’s a lot of Rap and the music is not the same. My hopes are to complete my heart desires through music, generating wealth a living a successful lifestyle."
Sonny Green: One Soul Singer, One Love
New release from Los Angeles' own Sonny Green, titled “Found! One Soul Singer” (Little…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on November 24, 2020 at 8:30pm — No Comments
"I miss authenticity, I miss blues with a feeling. There’s way too much importance put on how many guitars you have on stage, and what vintage they are, and how fast you can play and which fancy venue in which country you toured. It’s just faking it- there’s no real feeling there. Rich people playing and buying their way into the blues - I can’t go for that! No can do."
Jack de Keyzer: Tribute To…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on November 23, 2020 at 11:30am — No Comments