OTHER RECOMMENDED SITES
The European Blues Association – Non-profit organisation – resource for those interested in the historical past and the modern progression of the blues.
Great British R&B Festival, Colne, 24th – 27th August 2007
Music Mentor Books – Good reads on blues, R&B and rock and roll
The Rhythm and Blues Foundation – Great organisation that helps the founders of rock music, runs awards ceremony and keeps the faith.
Rock And Roll Hall of Fame – Cleveland’s best tourist attraction!
Southern California Doo Wop Society – Non-profit organisation dedicated to the preservation of 1950s/ 1960s vocal group harmony and doo wop.
Stax Museum of American Soul Music – Memphis’s latest music museum dedicated to a great label.
Blues In Britain – monthly magazine covering UK-based blues artists and those touring the UK, reviews, gig list etc.
Blues World – US web site with some good research
resources, links to other sites, books, magazines, interviews etc.
Paul Jones Show – web site of BBC Radio 2′s Bluesmeister
Gary Hearn’s Star Blues – B&R contributor Gary’s blues radio show on UK radio station Star FM. Check it out.
Joe Bussard’s Vintage 78s – A hard-core 78 rpm fiend, Joe Bussard has
spent a lifetime pursuing rare examples of early 20th century American
music. His archive contains more than 25,000 obscure recordings from the golden age of old-time music. Now he shares it with the world through custom-made tapes of his vintage 78s.
Barry Levenson – visit this California-based guitarist’s web site, check out the vintage guitars and in-concert photos
Rocking The Blues – Blues and blues/rock info for Bucks, Beds, Herts & Berks & beyond. Also the site for mini-fest ‘Rocking the Blues’ at Tring.
Cat Head – A one of a kind store in the Mississippi Delta. Cow bone chairs and blues CDs, photos of old blues players and warped faces made out of ceiling tin. Cat Head could only exist in the Mississippi Delta.
Don O’s Dallas/Fort Worth Blues – What it says on the can – Latest news and interviews from the Texas blues scene
Howling Wolf Photos – Wonderful series of photos of The
Wolf for sale are reasonable prices
Record Connexion– Great Gospel site from the Netherlands with the accent on rare and collectable 45s and 78s
Spectrum Blues Club – the full spectrum of the blues in Keighley, Yorkshire
BluesArtStudio – journal, photo gallery and more
Digital Blues – Internet Radio Station from Essex, UK
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