Lester Chambers with T. Watts – Time Has Come : Revelations Of A Mississippi Hippie

Lester Chambers with T. Watts – Time Has Come : Revelations Of A Mississippi Hippie Self-published – Softcover edition https://www.lesterchambers.com/ 214 Pages The song “Time Has Come Today” was a huge hit, and has remained a popular song over the decades since its initial release. It has been used in commercials, movie soundtracks, and television … Read more

Review: G. Love ‘Philadelphia Mississippi’

G. Love Philadelphia Mississippi By Ellie Rogers Philadelphia-born Garrett Dutton – or G. Love as you’ll more likely know him – has been honing his eclectic craft for almost thirty years. Fusing the hip hop and funk of his native Philadelphia with various shades of American blues, he’s developed a sound that’s both ultra-modern and … Read more

G. Love Releases New Single “Mississippi” Feat. Alvin Youngblood Hart, R.L. Boyce, Speech

Photo: G. Love by Joe Navas Today, GRAMMY-nominated alternative blues/hip-hop artist G. Love has shared his new single “Mississippi,” the next preview from his forthcoming album Philadelphia Mississippidue out June 24 via Philadelphonic Records/Thirty Tigers. The intoxicating blues track features Speech, Alvin Youngblood Hart and RL Boycebringing together four different voices to reflect on the … Read more

Charlie Musselwhite – Mississippi Son

Charlie Musselwhite – Mississippi Son Alligator Records www.charliemusselwhite.com 14 songs Charlie Musselwhite has given us a gift. The prolific, always exceptional, Blueman delivers in his newest release, Mississippi Son, a personal and intimate dose of raw unadulterated Country Blues from his native Mississippi. Playing guitar, harp and singing, often unaccompanied, Musselwhite’s gift to us in … Read more

Juke Joint Festival’s Beautiful Vibe is Felt All Over Clarksdale, Mississippi – American Blues Scene

Here’s a public service announcement to all who are bemoaning some of the so-called faux blues festivals that have been booked across the country. You want the real deal? Then, head on down to Clarksdale, Mississippi the weekend of April 15th2023 for their annual Juke Joint Festival. Musician RL Boyce with friends / Credit: Michael … Read more

Pierre Lacocque Turns Up the Mississippi Heat on New Album Release ‘Madeleine’ – American Blues Scene

Some describe Pierre Lacocque and his band Mississippi Heat as an enigma, wrapped in a riddle. They’ve been a celebrated blues band for three decades even though Lacocque is from Belgium, nearly 5,000 miles from the Mississippi Delta. Furthermore, although the band is named for where the blues were born, the music they create is … Read more