Best Self-Produced CD Winner!

Best Self-Produced CD Winner!

Our pick for the 2023Best Self-Produced CD Award isThunderGypsy’s Ladies of the BluesReleased March 1, 2022 THUNDERGYPSY is thrilled to be releasing its second album – a tribute to the “Ladies of the Blues”.  Inspired by their participation in the Ida...
The ABS Video of The Month

The ABS Video of The Month

There are many hours of video and audio to process before we can present our feature length overview of 2022’s Atlanta Blues Challenge. But while we wait, let’s have a look at a short video slide show (set to music by Gary Clark, Jr.), showing some of the people and...
Bluesberry Beer and Music Festival 2022

Bluesberry Beer and Music Festival 2022

If you weren’t there last Saturday – thanks to Mike Holley and the City of Norcross, – you absolutely missed what has become a world class event and one of the best music festivals in Georgia. However, if you were lucky enough to have been in attendance, not only were...
Rest In Peace, Lil’ Joe Burton

Rest In Peace, Lil’ Joe Burton

R.I.P., Lil’ Joe Burton Born in Chicago on May 4, 1952, Joe is best known as the leader of “The Atlanta Horns”, a portable horn section that played with many artists, most notably Mudcat. It all began in 1964, when Joe, just a 12-year-old middle school student who...
Atlanta Rock ‘n Blues Camp

Atlanta Rock ‘n Blues Camp

Atlanta Rock ‘N Blues CampNow taking reservations for Summer Camps REGISTRATION FOR SUMMER 2022 IS OPEN!! Camp is beginning to fill up!  We are really looking forward to seeing everyone this summer!! Atlanta Rock ‘N Blues Camp“Atlanta’s Premiere...
43rd Annual Blues Music Awards

43rd Annual Blues Music Awards

The Blues FoundationPresents the 43rdBLUES MUSIC AWARDS Congratulations to all winners and nominees! B.B. King Entertainer of the YearTommy Castro  Album of the YearTommy Castro Presents: A Bluesman Came To Town, Tommy CastroBand of the YearTommy Castro...