Blues Highlight

Blues Highlight

The Yardbirds Disband (For A Time) The final gig of London’s influential rock group the Yardbirds was performed on July 7, 1968, at the Luton

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Blues Highlight

The First Crossroads Guitar Festival This past week marked the tenth anniversary of the very first year of Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival. The three-day

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Blues Highlight

The Death Of Elmore James Elmore James, the man known as the “King of the Slide Guitar”, succumbed to a fatal heart attack on May

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Blues Highlight

The Stones Have Sticky Fingers The Rolling Stones showed no signs of slowing down when they burst into the 70’s with Sticky Fingers on April 23, 1971. This

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Blues Highlight

Carnegie Hall Gets The Blues On April 27, 1928, W.C. Handy brought  blues music to Carnegie Hall for the first time in the prestigious New

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