The Blind Boys of Alabama

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2010

    Bob Dylan Opens White House Concert Series

    ‚ÄčLast night began the "In Performance at the White House" concert series, and focused on music from the civil rights era. Both Bob Dylan and Joan Baez performed, though not in fact together. (Initial buzz had specualted that they would be singing a duet.) Smokey Robinson, Yolanda Adams, the Blind ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 3, 2009

    Need More to Do This Weekend? Try the Gibson Jazz & Blues Festival

    As already revealed by Martin Cizmar, this weekend holds a bevy of entertainment for the Valley. Tempe has it's annual Music Fest and Florence will cast some Country Thunder down upon the masses. If neither of those spark your fancy and you want a fun (and cheap) way to enjoy the weekend weather whi ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 2, 2009
  • Music

    August 23, 2007

    Jerry Lawson

    Jerry Lawson & Talk of the Town
    (Musical Earth)

  • Music

    May 5, 2005

    Charlie Musselwhite

    All he needs is a good blues nickname

  • Calendar

    February 24, 2005

    Hello, Goodbye

    Get a case of the Mondays at Hollywood Alley

  • Calendar

    January 15, 2004

    A Man of Letters

    MLK drama gets personal

  • Music

    December 18, 2003

    Holly, Jolly Mess

    Who doesn't kid themselves nowadays they can pull off a Christmas album? Thankfully, a few of this year's offerings don't suck.

  • Film

    September 18, 2003

    Give Fighting a Chance

    Cuba and Beyoncé fire up the soul of the South

  • Music

    June 19, 2003

    Poe Lou

    Lou Reed gets to interpret Edgar Allan Poe. He's excited.

  • Music

    December 12, 2002

    Candles in the Dark

    The Blind Boys of Alabama bring their brand of Southern gospel closer to the mainstream -- and help keep roots music alive

  • Music

    July 4, 2002

    Burke Slaw

    With his latest star-powered release, Solomon Burke — the King of Rock and Soul — preaches to a new congregation

  • Music

    July 26, 2001

    Beta Band

    Hot Shots II(Astralwerks)

  • Music

    March 15, 2001

    Life Goes On

    Despite the recent passing of some of heritage music's finest, the music continues to flourish thanks to a handful of fine new releases

  • Music

    October 26, 1995
  • Music

    October 26, 1995

    Mussel Man

    Charlie Musselwhite: Bootlegger turned exterminator turner harp player extraordinaire

  • Music

    October 5, 1995