"Blues music not only gives you knowledge about the horrendous experiences that occurred back then, but also teaches you how to sing soulfully."
In Layman Terms: Strong Roots & Blossoms
Cole and Logan Layman (In Layman Terms) have grown up making music together. They are both multi-instrumentalists and write original music. They…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on October 31, 2018 at 2:00pm — No Comments
"I think all authentic local genres are similar to each other as they cover genuine, rural sentiments and feature one or two acoustic instruments. However urban it might be, Rebetiko is a case in point. Bozlak and Hoyrat forms in Turkish folk music should also be cited here."
Cenk Akyol: Jazzalcoholic ...And More
Turkish music writer Cenk Akyol is…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on October 30, 2018 at 1:30pm — No Comments
"Blues, and all music, has always had a major impact on racial, political and socio-cultural situations. Artists are responsible for getting there messages out to the world, to have people feel their pain and joy. We have a responsibility to send out the word."
Regina Bonelli: Love Letter to Blues
Regina Bonelli Brooklyn born, New York Blues Hall…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on October 26, 2018 at 3:30pm — No Comments
"Give more fairness to the artists. Make consumers & the music industry aware that musicians are humans who need to eat, raise their kids, buy a car and rent a house. Music cannot be for free."
Manfred Plötz: The Passion of Rockville
ROCKVILLE MUSIC is a Music Management company founded in 1996 by Manfred Plötz. By this time, label working…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on October 24, 2018 at 1:00pm — No Comments
“The Blues means everything to me. It’s my roots, my upbringing. Some of my favorite people in the entire World were Blues performers and supporters. No matter my situation, God always provides through the Blues. I will always be a pioneer for Blues music and culture”
Jonathon Long: Boogie All Night Long
From Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Jonathon…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on October 20, 2018 at 6:00pm — No Comments
"The Blues encompasses ALL people in the world, no bias as to race, creed or wealth. The blues brings people together, the feeling, the beat, the message, moves the soul."
Bryan Lee: Sanctuary Blues Dream
Bryan Lee has been playing the Blues consistently for over 50 years now to fans all over the world. He is referred to by his peers as a “Living…Continue
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"Music is 'The' universal human language and should be shared equally with all."
Dale Bandy: The Blues Shades of blue.
Dale Bandy is an inspired artist with more than 40 years of experience. He wears many hats, including lead vocalist, guitarist, songwriter, bandleader and producer. Based in Orlando, Florida, Bandy can be characterized as a…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on October 13, 2018 at 9:30pm — No Comments
"Music has been a powerful unifying force since the dawn of man. The fact that a newborn baby knows to dance to music unprompted proves it’s something that’s ingrained deep in our brains and that we’re all the same and have the same needs regardless of whether that music has a political message or not."
Everything's Gonna Be…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on October 10, 2018 at 1:30pm — No Comments
"I'll try to keep this from getting overly long. In the 60s Rock n' Roll was almost inseparable from the rest of the counterculture movement."
John Seabury: Rock Around The Art
John Seabury is a Grammy nominated illustrator and designer. His visually addicting works of art have been featured in the Rock'n'Roll Hall of Fame, internationally…Continue
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"To be Chicano means to be proud of being Mexican, as well as to be proud of being American. That’s who I am. Chicano rock is music that combines these two worlds."
Johnny & Jaalene: Rock n' Roll Caliente
19-year-old singer, guitarist Johnny Ramos is making the scene all over Orange County, LA and beach cities alike. Even hitting Viva Las…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on October 7, 2018 at 2:52pm — No Comments
"The music is hard! It requires continual practice and creativity."
Cary Morin: The Great Spirit of Music
Award-winning blues/roots singer-songwriter Cary Morin will release his new album, When I Rise, October 26 from Maple Street Music. Morin’s sixth release, When I Rise, follows close on the heels of an international tour that spanned…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on October 4, 2018 at 7:00am — No Comments
"A genuine bluesman (or woman) also has a sense of humor that goes deep – they don’t take themselves or much of anything except their music too seriously."
Mick Kolassa: The Heart of Blues
Mick "Michissippi Mick" Kolassa…Continue
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"The blues was born on slave ships, in cotton fields, on chain gangs. As the saying goes, the blues had a baby and they called it rock n roll. Rock n Roll has long been a platform for speaking out against authority, against inhumanity, corruption, racism, sexism, and injustice."
Eric Mcfadden: Therapeutic Musical Experiences
Eric McFadden is…Continue
Added by Michael Limnios Blues Network on October 2, 2018 at 10:30pm — No Comments