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The blues form, ubiquitous in jazz, rhythm and blues and rock and roll, is characterized by the call-and-response pattern, the blues scale and specific chord progressions, of which the twelve-bar blues is the most common.

JT’s Blues Blog # 8

  Today’s featured artist: Keb’ Mo From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Background information Birth name Kevin Roosevelt Moore Born October 3, 1951 (age 64) South Los Angeles, California, U.S. Origin Compton, California, U.S. Genres Delta blues, country blues, blues americana

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JT’s Blues Blog # 7

    Todays featured artists: BB King and Robert Cray – “Playing with My Friends” “Stay a player!” Written by J.T. Butler

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JT’s Blues Blog # 6

    Today’s featured artist: Fenton Robinson From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Fenton Robinson (September 23, 1935 – November 25, 1997) was an American blues singer and exponent of the Chicago blues guitar. Biography Born in Greenwood, Mississippi, United States,

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JT’s Blues Blog # 5

  Today’s featured artist: Kenny Neal From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Kenny Neal (born October 14, 1957 in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States), son of Raful Neal, is an American blues guitar player, singer and band member. Neal comes from

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JT’s Blues Blog # 4

    Tonight’s featured artist: Chris Thomas King From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Background information Born October 14, 1962 (age 53) Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States Origin New Orleans, Louisiana, United States Genres Blues, R&B, Hip hop blues rap Occupation(s)

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JT’s Blues Blog # 3

    Tonight’s featured artist is: Little Milton From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Background information Birth name James Milton Campbell, Jr. Born September 7, 1934 Inverness, Mississippi, United States Died August 4, 2005 (aged 70) Memphis, Tennessee, United States Genres

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HarpHeads Meeting

Hi, Blues Fans! This Thursday, May 5th, 2016, is the monthly meeting of The HarpHeads. Oh, and it is also Cinco de Mayo. Come on out and play, learn, and sing some Blues!   HarpHeads at the Connection MONTHLY MEETING

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JT’s Blues Blog # 1

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            JT’s Blues Blog # 1 Today’s featured artist: B.B. King From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Riley B. “B.B.” King (September 16, 1925 – May 14, 2015) was an American blues singer, electric guitarist, songwriter,

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JT’s Blues Blog # 2

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            JT’s Blues Blog # 2 Today’s featured artist: Little Jimmy King From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia “Little Jimmy King (December 4, 1964 – July 21, 2002) was an American Memphis blues guitarist, singer and

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