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The Same Thing That Can Make You Laugh (Can Make You Cry)

With February already largely in the rear-view mirror, it’s time to dig into another talk-free edition of our BluesPowR Radio Hour, this month featuring the wisdom and talents of artists such as Guy King, Walter Trout, Sugar Ray Norcia & … Continue reading

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Seeing really is Believing: Sugar Ray & the Bluetones rack up combined 10 nominations in 2017 Blues Music Awards

Nominations for the 2017 Blues Music Awards were announced earlier this week, with New England blues institution Sugar Ray & the Bluetones and its members earning an impressive – and probably unprecedented – two handfuls of nominations, including nods for … Continue reading

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The Blues Never Sleeps

Here’s the latest installment of our BluesPowR Radio Hour, featuring music from recent Blues Music Award (BMA) winners Walter Trout and Duke Robillard, as well as a double-shot from quadruple BMA nominee Anthony Geraci, plus tracks from Tasha Taylor and … Continue reading

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Buddy Guy, Walter Trout, Otis Clay among big winners at last night’s Blues Music Awards

The winners of the 37th Blues Music Awards were announced last night in Memphis, with Buddy Guy, Walter Trout,¬†Otis Clay, Cedric Burnside, and Victor Wainwright each taking home a pair of awards in a five-way tie for the event’s big … Continue reading

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James Harman, Anthony Geraci, and Sugaray Rayford top nominees for 37th annual Blues Music Awards

The Blues Foundation has announced the nominations for the next edition of its Blues Music Awards, set to again take place in Memphis in early May. Harmonica player and singer James Harman leads this year’s nominations with five, for instrumentalist-harmonica, … Continue reading

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Walter Trout prize pack winners

Congratulations to Anne Foster of Clear Lake, Iowa, and John McClain of Fort Worth, Texas, who each pick up a Walter Trout prize pack featuring a copy of both Walter’s biography Rescued from Reality: the Life and Times of Walter … Continue reading

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Walter Trout shows off Battle Scars on first recording since successful transplant

If calling his return to the road the “I’m Back” tour wasn’t enough of a statement of his improving health after more than a year-and-a-half of a break from performing, blues/rock guitarist Walter Trout is back in a big way … Continue reading

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Just two more days to enter our Walter Trout book/album giveaway contest

We’ve already received entries from all across the United States for our Walter Trout biography/album contest, from the East to the West to throughout the Gulf coasts and lots of other places in between. But the nice thing about contests … Continue reading

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Announcing our Walter Trout book/album giveaway!

With blues-rocker Walter Trout‘s new album Battle Scars hitting the stores tomorrow, we’re teaming with the Mascot Label Group to give away not one, but two, Walter Trout prize packs featuring a copy of both Walter’s recent biography Rescued from … Continue reading

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He’s back! An exclusive interview with blues rocker Walter Trout

One year after a lifesaving liver transplant last Memorial Day, blues-rock guitarist Walter Trout has much to be thankful for as he prepares to return to the stage next week. Here’s what Trout had to say when we talked with … Continue reading

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