Blues from the Streets of ‘The Other America’

BY TERRY MESSMAN J. B. Lenoir was one of the bravest political voices of his era. He sang against poverty,

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Gone But Not Forgotten: Bo Diddley

The “Bo Diddley Beat” is a timeless style that has influenced everyone from Buddy Holly to the Clash. It’s driving,

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Chicago Blues Festival to Celebrate Legacy of Willie Dixon and Muddy Waters

From the City of Chicago’s Department of Cultural Affairs Centennial tribute performances by friends and family of the legendary bluesmen

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Cold Ground Was My Bed: The Blues and Social Justice

BY TERRY MESSMAN Originally posted by Street Spirit Cold ground was my bed last night, rocks was my pillow too

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Interview: Aaron Neville

[Lightly edited for clarity.-Ed] DH: Good morning Aaron, how are you today? AN: I’m fine, how are you? DH: I’m

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