The creator of a singular sound which he dubbed "folk-funk," multi-instrumentalist Bobby Rush was among the most colorful characters on the contemporary chitlin circuit, honing a uniqu
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This week on BSC we bring highlights from the finals of the Blues Foundation’s 2017 International Blues Challenge.
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This week on BSC we bring highlights from the finals of the Blues Foundation’s 2017 International Blues Challenge. More info »
The Blues Music Awards are presented by the Blues Foundation, a non-profit organization set up to foster the blues and its heritage. More info »
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AJ Ghent is carrying the instrument, and the soul, of those who came before him –but in a most modern way. More info »
Cynthia Ham, President
Regena Bearden, Vice President
John Pontius, Treasurer
Elizabeth Montgomery Brown, Secretary
Ward Archer, Past President
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