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The Black Keys Announce Brothers Limited Edition Box Set November 5, 2010

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The Black Keys have announced details of a limited edition box set of their 2010 album ‘Brothers’.

Released on November 26, the collection will include the album on CD and double 45-rpm vinyl, a poster and a bonus 10-inch vinyl record.

The 6-song bonus disc features previously unreleased live renditions of a number of tracks from the studio effort including ‘Everlasting Light’, ‘She’s Long Gone’ and past single ‘Tighten Up’.


Gregg Allman Teams Up With T Bone Burnett For Low Country Blues November 5, 2010

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His first in 14 years, Low Country Blues stands as a high water mark in an already remarkable body of work

Gregg Allman will release his first solo record in 14 years on January 18, 2011.

Called Low Country Blues for the coastal Georgia region Allman calls home, the record was produced by T Bone Burnett, recorded at his Village Recorder studio in Los Angeles and features Dr. John on piano, guitarist Doyle Bramhall II, and Burnett’s brilliant go-to rhythm section: bassist Dennis Crouch and drummer Jay Bellerose.


The 1st Annual Eddie Kirkland Music Festival: Eddie Fest 2010 November 5, 2010

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EDDIE FEST is a 3 day musical Event taking place @ PARADISE BAR & GRILL In Pensacola Beach FL, Friday November 12, Saturday November 13 & Sunday November 14, 2010

The Event will begin at 6 PM on Friday & 2 PM on Saturday & Sunday

The Event is free to the public with FOOD & DRINK available at the BAR!


Winners of the Blues Blast Music Awards Annouced November 5, 2010

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The Blues Blast Music Award last Thursday were a spectacular gathering of Blues artists at Buddy Guy’s Legends. The awards featured great performances, great awards presentations, and a wonderful mix of musicians, blues professionals, and fans.

The winners of the 2010 Blues Blast Music Awards were:
Best Contemporary Blues Recording: Nick Moss / Privileged
Best Traditional Blues Recording: Mississippi Heat / Let’s Live It Up
Best Blues Song: The Kilborn Alley Blues Band / “Better Off Now”
Best Blues Band: Tommy Castro Band
Best Male Blues Artist: Magic Slim
Best Female Blues Artist: Shemekia Copeland
Best New Artist Debut Recording: Jackie Scott & The Housewreckers / How Much Woman Can You Stand?
Sean Costello Rising Star Award: The Cash Box Kings
2010 Lifetime Achievement Award: Otis Rush

Blues Productions Announces “Blues & BBQ Sundays” Share November 5, 2010

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HOLLYWOOD, CA— Blues Productions kicks off its “Blues and BBQ Sundays” concert series on November 7th at Beta Records in Hollywood. Blues artist Jeff Dale and the South Woodlawners will host this monthly celebration of the blues at Beta Records, one of Hollywood’s premiere recording studios. (more…)

Santa Digs the Blues in the Carolinas; Bluesin’ for Boobies November 5, 2010

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Santa digs the blues this year in this special holiday celebration,
BLUE CHRISTMAS with MELVA HOUSTON & BOB MARGOLIN at BIN 33, 324 S. Elm Street, Greensboro, North Carolina’s newest downtown restaurant sensation, on Friday, December 3.

The holiday cheer and music starts at 8:30pm. General Admission is 18.00

This event is hosted by our friends the United Arts Council of Greater Greensboro.

Announcing the nation’s first ever, “Bluesin’ for Boobies”, a fundraiser for the Susan G Komen-3 Day Event, to be held at Zion Bar & Grille, , 5601 Roanne Way, Greensboro November 12th with entertainment by:
Lawyer’s Guns & Money
Julie Bean,
Ray Sweet Daddy Burnett,
Mark Harrison,
Wes Johnson,
Allison King,
Shiela Klinefelter,
Logie Meachum and
Charlley Ward.

The event will be held from 8 pm until 12 (doors open at 7:30 pm) and will include a silent auction, raffles & door prizes. Zion Bar & Grille, 5601 Roanne Way, Greensboro, NC, features a full menu and bar.
Sponsored by– Yes Weekly
Presented by-Vuncannon Music
Contact:Janice Hamby, janhamby@aol.com