America’s Child – Shemekia Copeland

Title: America’s Child Artist: Shemekia Copeland Label: Alligator Formats: CD, Digital Release Date: August 3, 2018   Since her Outskirts of Love release, “Queen of the Blues” Shemekia Copeland has been striving for a deeper representation of Americana blues. With … Continue reading

Alligator Records 45th Anniversary Collection

Title: Alligator Records 45th Anniversary Collection Artist: Various Label: Alligator Formats: 2-CD set, MP3 Release date: June 10, 2016   Alligator Records started in 1971 as one man’s dream to record the Southside Chicago blues artists who packed a tiny … Continue reading

Various – True Blues

Title: True Blues Artists:  Various Label: Telarc Formats: CD, MP3, DVD (coming soon) Release date: May 28, 2013     Recorded live at various venues throughout the country, True Blues is a 13-song CD that “explores and celebrates the genre … Continue reading

Chicago Blues

Title: Complete Chess Masters (1950-1957) Artist:  Little Walter Label:  Hip-O Select Format: CD Box Set Release date: March 10, 2009 – The king of Chicago blues harpists is celebrated in this five CD box set, featuring all of Little Walter’s … Continue reading