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Iconic Blues Guitarist: Jimmy D. Lane At the age of 49, Jimmy D. Lane has already led a quite full musical life. Born July 4th, 1965 in Chicago, he grew up in a household where he became acquainted with an assortment of blues men. From Muddy Waters, Howlin’ Wolf, Willie Mabon, to Little Walter and […]

The Rock Super Group: Hard Working Americans Hard Working Americans is an American rock super group that formed in 2013. The band consists of singer Todd Snider, bassist Dave Schools from Widespread Panic, Neal Casal of Chris Robinson Brotherhood, on guitar and vocals, Chad Staehly of Great American Taxi on keyboards and Duane Trucks, younger […]

Deep Jams Edition: Best Bass Players Sadly, most bassists are not front and center during a performance, or a recording for that matter.  Aside from the occasional bass solo that blows the mind of the audience, the job of a bass player is to keep the tempo while playing a catchy, rhythmic tune. would […]

The Grateful Dead: Many Years of Legendary Music Known for their unique and eclectic style of rock, folk, bluegrass, blues, reggae, country, improvisational jazz, psychedelic, space rock, but most importantly Jam Band, the Grateful Dead was one of a kind. Formed in 1965, the founding members included Jerry Garcia and Bob Weir, both on guitar […]

What Makes a Blues Band? That soothing, foot tapping, finger snapping melody washing over a crowd has an effect incomparable to many others; it may be difficult at times to define what type of music has these qualities inherently.  The answer: The Blues.  A blues band has the ability to mellow out a crowd through […]

The Southern Music Sensation of Col. Bruce Hampton What many people don’t know is that Bruce Hampton was born with the name Gustav Berglund III. Later on in his life he became a founding member of Atlanta Georgia’s innovative Hampton Grease Band, where he adopted his signature name Colonel Bruce Hampton, Retired. Among many other […]

B.B. King: The King of the Blues A singer and guitarist born into a sharecropping family on September 16, 1925, in Itta Bena, Mississippi, Riley B. King… the famous guitar slinger known as B.B. King, became one of the best-known blues performers and a primary model for rock guitarists in the music industry.  All of […]

Guitar Legend of Blues Music Many of us know Buddy Henderson by his nickname “Bugs” Henderson. But many of us also know him as one of the greatest and most respected blues guitarists of the last 40 years. Henderson was born on October 20, 1943 in sunny Palm Springs, California where he later moved to […]

March 26, 2015

All About The Talented Phil Lesh Phil Lesh started his musical endeavors at a young age, starting out playing the violin at age 8 and eventually switching to the trumpet at age 14. He fell in love with the art of classical and jazz music while attending the College of San Mateo and eventually transferring […]

Online Music Streaming Services In a world in which everything can be accessed through the click of a button, where is the place for music?  People do not take the time to sit down and enjoy a record, tape, or even a CD anymore.  They know what they want to hear, and they look the […]

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