"The whole reason blues music exists is because of its social cultural implication. Slavery. Music of dysphoria that has been changed and adapted in America for over a hundred years and gave birth to the Ragtime, Jazz, Gospel Blues Boogie-woogie, Rock'n Roll, and now Rap. The platform for social change now is Rap."
Billy Hector: Funky Rockin’ Blues…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on July 12, 2018 at 11:30pm — No Comments
"Music for sure can bring people together with the right message. there's a bunch of Roots songs that speak good messages and try to break down barriers... they speak about injustice and wrongs needing to be right."
Travis Bowlin: Music City Roots
In 1988, Travis Bowlin was born in a little river town just off the Ohio River called Aurora, IN near…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on July 9, 2018 at 9:00pm — No Comments
"I believe Blues is a musical art form that exposes raw, human emotion. It is an unfiltered, extremely powerful sound that connects to almost all life situations."
The Little Red Rooster Blues Band
Like a fine wine, The Little Red Rooster Blues Band just seems to get better with age. Founded back in 1988 the band has successfully developed their…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on July 7, 2018 at 11:30pm — No Comments
"I guess the world just go on and, and people adapt to it their own way. The blues today is probably more commercially (speaking of the business side of it), but still if you play with your heart and soul you are always able to touch people. And that’s what it is all about I think. For the future I sincerely hope that blues music will still please and touch people. The world is changing drastically and so are the music and other…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on July 3, 2018 at 9:00pm — No Comments
"That kind of music definitely has the potential to touch hearts and that is how societies change - people being drawn into positivity, into matters of your inner life, not living on the surface of things. This is the potential that the blues has."
Marija Gašparić: Lady Sings The Blues
B# is a blues rock band from Zagreb Croatia, formed in January…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on July 1, 2018 at 10:21pm — No Comments