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Todays Blues Music News – February 19, 2018 – Click to view each blues music news story in a new window.

Sam Meyers is born Feb.19, 1936

Temecula Blues Festival celebrates roots of American music

Smooth, sexy and soulful are all words used to describe the blues, a musical genre that can trace its roots back to the Mississippi Delta more than a hundred years ago. But for Andy Doty, Temecula Blues Festival founder and owner of the Old Town Blues Club, the blues is so much more than just a musical genre. – Read more by clicking the link above.

10 Things We Learned From ‘Eric Clapton: Life in 12 Bars’ Doc

Lili Fini Zanuck’s documentary Eric Clapton: Life in 12 Bars follows the guitarist as he pursues a single-minded mission to raise the profile of the blues in popular culture. Click the Headline for more.

Blind Boy Paxton brings his brand of blues to New Zealand

American blues musician Blind Boy Paxton is gearing up for his third New Zealand tour in as many years. After losing much of his eyesight by 16, he’s dedicated his life to learning decades-old blues songs and taking them on the road. “I get it from the family,” he told Newshub. “It ain’t appropriated, it’s appropriate. Click the headline to read more!

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Current Living Blues top 10 radio chart for January 2018

  1. Curtis Salgado & Alan Hager,  Rough Cut, Alligator
  2. Tinsley Ellis,  Winning Hand, Alligator
  3. Kim Wilson,  Blues And Boogie Vol. 1, Severn
  4. Ronnie Earl & The Broadcasters,  The Luckiest Man, Stony Plain
  5. Samantha Fish,  Belle Of The West, Ruf
  6. Downchild,  Something I’ve Done, Linus
  7. Sweet Pea Atkinson,  Get What You Deserve, Blue Note
  8. Tommy Castro & The Painkillers,  Stompin’ Ground, Alligator
  9. Corey Dennison,  Night After Night, Delmark
  10. Various Artists,  HardCore Harp, Electro-Fi
  11. Various Artists,  Howlin’ At Greaseland, West Tone
  12. Wee Willie Walker & Anthony Paule Soul Orch.,  After A While, Blue Dot
  13. Miss Freddye,  Lady Of The Blues, MF
  14. Heather Newman,  Burn Me Alive, VizzTone
  15. Shaun Murphy,  Mighty Gates, Vision Wall
  16. Mick Kolassa,  Double Standards, Swing Suit
  17. Mitch Woods,  Friends Along The Way, Entertainment One
  18. Casey Hensley,  Live, VizzTone
  19. Albert Castiglia,  Up All Night, Ruf
  20. Greg Sover,  Jubilee, Grounded Soul
  21. Various Artists,  International Blues Challenge #33, Blues Foundation
  22. Johnny Tucker,  Seven Day Blues, Highjohn
  23. Ghalia & Mama’s Boys,  Let The Demons Out, Ruf
  24. Johnny Fink and the Intrusion,  JFI, J Fink
  25. Billy Thompson,  BT, BT


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Blues Music News List of important Blues music charities

House of Blues Music Forward Foundation

Hart Fund – Blues Foundation

Blues in the Schools – Blues Foundation

Keeping The Blues Alive

Music Maker Relief Foundation – Preserving the Soul of America’s Music

Can’d Aid Foundation | Oskar Blues Charity

Killer Blues Headstone Project website 

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