Willie McTell Mural Project

Willie McTell Mural Project

BLIND WILLIE McTELL MOSAIC Due to a renovation four years ago, this beautiful mosaic, based on a well-known photograph of legendary Georgia blues singer and guitarist Blind Willie McTell, had to be removed from Little 5 Points’ Findley Plaza. Now, it is being...
Atlanta Blues Challenge Canceled

Atlanta Blues Challenge Canceled

Atlanta Blues Challenge Canceled for 2020 The Atlanta Blues Challenge is the Atlanta Blues Society’s competition to choose who will represent us in the International Blues Challenge (IBC) in Memphis, TN, which usually takes place in January (currently scheduled for...
Jontavious Willis Interview

Jontavious Willis Interview

By Mark Thompson Over the last four decades, there have been numerous alarms sounded in the blues community expressing grave concerns about the lack of young artists playing the music, and continued viability of the art form without the support of younger generations...