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By Jason  //  Blues, blues history, blues trip  //  4 Comments

The Chicago Blues Trip Complete, Here are the Pics and The Story.

The Chicago Review
Jul
2
By Jason  //  4 Comments

The Chicago Review

The Chicago Blues Trip Complete, Here are the Pics and The Story.

Jun
15
By Jason  //  3 Comments

Chicago Blues Trip

The reason TDBlues was founded in the first place was to plan a blues trip to the Delta.  Now we’re taking on Chicago.

May
23
By Jason  //  25 Comments

Who is Sheindie?

Who is Sheindie, the seemingly masked marvel who takes these great photos of blues players?

Mar
27
By Jason  //  1 Comment

The First American Idol

Long before singing competitions hit the airwaves, blues artists had what they called “Cutting Contests.”

Mar
7
By Jason  //  11 Comments

Who Killed Bessie Smith?

Bessie Smith is rumored to have died after an automobile crash, at a local hospital in Clarksdale.  Could she have been saved?

Mar
5
By Jason  //  1 Comment

All About Lucille

Chances are, everyone has heard of B.B. King.  But how much is known about his guitar?

Feb
28
By Jason  //  6 Comments

How Blind was Blind Lemon Jefferson?

Well, let’s be honest.  We know he was actually blind.  But how blind?

Nov
11
By Jason  //  20 Comments

Willie Brown Census Record – More Than One Brown

Of Course We Knew There Was More Than One.

Oct
14
By Jason  //  38 Comments

Ike Zimmerman – More Details Around the Legend

More Details About Ike Zimmerman Are Revealed

Oct
7
By Jason  //  3 Comments

Blind Blake Details Found!

Details surrounding the life and death of Blind Blake Discovered.

Sep
1
By Jason  //  4 Comments

The Blues Loses an Ambassador – Honey Boy Edwards

Honeyboy Edwards Dies at 96.  The blues will surely miss him.

May
17
By Jason  //  No Comments

Chicago Blues: A Living History; The (R)evolution Continues

Larry Skoller Has Done it Again.  Another Rockin’ Blues Album.

Apr
21
By Jason  //  1 Comment

Etta James- A New Album?

That’s Right – Ms. Etta James Has a New Album Out…  The Essential Modern Records Collection.  Check it Out!

Apr
13
By Jason  //  1 Comment

The Scrub – Details, Diagrams, and Photos

The Scrub: A History of The African American Neighborhood in Tampa