Hailed by many as the world's greatest harmonica player, John Popper has redefined the instrument. As the lead singer and principal songwriter of Blues
Traveler, Popper has performed for more than 30 million people over 2,000 live dates and composed such radio staples as "Hook," "But Anyway," and "Run-Around," ...
“Booker T. Jones is one of the legends of soul music. ” — The New Yorker
“Jones’ name is synonymous with the Hammond B3 organ. At 17, he recorded the instrument’s anthem, “Green Onions” — NPR
It can be argued that it was Booker T. Jones who set the cast for modern soul music and is largely responsible ...
For over 30 years, The Fabulous Thunderbirds have been the quintessential American band. The group’s distinctive and powerful sound, influenced by a diversity of musical styles, manifested itself into a unique musical hybrid via such barnburners as “Tuff Enuff” and “Wrap It Up." Co-founder Kim Wilson, the sole original ...
With an induction into the Blues
Music Hall of Fame, 35 Blues
Music Awards (including three wins in 2014!) and 11 Grammy® nominations (including a 2014 win!), American electric blues
harmonica player and bandleader Charlie Musselwhite has truly earned legendary status as one of blues
music's most important artists.
One of ...
Often referred to as “The Godfather of British Blues
,” John Mayall has an impressive musical career that spans over 50 years. The English blues
singer, pianist, harmonica player, guitarist and songwriter founded the band, John Mayall & the Blues
breakers in the 1960’s—a band whose members included many celebrated ...
At age 80, Buddy Guy is a Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee, a major influence on rock titans like Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, and Stevie Ray Vaughan, a pioneer of Chicago’s fabled West Side sound, and a living link to the city’s halcyon days of electric blues
. Buddy Guy has received 6 GRAMMY® Awards, a 2015 Lifetime ...