Fifty-four years after they first hit the charts with Go Now, the Moody Blues were enshrined in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in April 2018.
51 Things To Do In Memphis This Fall Oct 2, 2017 … The 9:01 is a daily column on all things Memphis. …. it's also a nice general fall family festival with music, food, activities for the kids and more. Mar 5, 2012 … memphis symphony orchestra and Memphis Youth Symphony to perform at The Cannon Center on Sunday, March 5, 2017. The
The Iowa Blues Hall of Fame was founded in 1999 and has been a program of the … The exhibit was rededicated in its new home at the Hawkeye Elks Lodge in … companion exhibit was introduced for travel to events all across Iowa in April 2017. … John Prine, Bob Weir, Joe Louis Walker, & more · BREAKING: Blues Music …
Born in Florence Alabama, later the hometown of Sam Phillips, Handy was the son of former slaves. His father was a preacher. An uncle, Whit Walker, was an ex-slave and a fiddler, one of the few jobs offering upward mobility on the plantation.
May 2, 2018 … The hall execs I spoke to all made this point: Every music fan has his or her … It's all based on several sliding scales of relative worth or interest. …. of the Chess Records stable, and indeed, all urban blues artists, and was an …
The Original Memphis Rooftop Party Spot: The Falls Building The murals painted on the sides of the abandoned Sterick Building were … an original, five-story high mural on the east side of the vacant building located at 195 … This mural was inspired by the "I am a Man" march that took place on South Main. … It is located across from Cross Fit
It's hard to recall a time when I didn't listen to Blues music. Oh sure, I can remember the pop onslaught of the early 50s,and it was fine because that's all I knew.
Born in Tupelo, Mississippi, Elvis was exposed to African-American gospel music and blues there. His parents worked hard to get to Memphis and into the government housing projects that could help them socially and economically.
A Guide To Going Out On Thanksgiving In Memphis They make friends out of strangers and heal the wounds of our past. … 1,000 families annually through Thanksgiving Food Drives, backpacks for school children … Bible School sessions during the summer at various churches in South Memphis, … We also have on-going partnerships with other ministries in the city such as … The Original Memphis
Willie MacCalder is one of several being inducted into the edmonton blues hall of Fame on Sunday. Supplied
Nov 4, 2014 … eddie Shaw, 2014 Blues Hall of Fame inductee … also runs the International Blues Challenge, bringing people from all around the world … founded in 1999 and run by Dan Marolt, it is not, strictly speaking, a nonprofit 501(c)3 …
Oct 18, 2013 … It marks the unofficial start to a tour of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, and … "rock and roll" emerged as code words for sexual intercourse in blues songs. … Here's everything you need to know before, during and after your visit!
For a time, they kept doing the same brand of music that the group had … All of it hooked directly into the aftermath of the Summer of Love, and the LP was …. prior to the moody blues' scheduled induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in …
Apr 9, 2018 … At a Rhode Island Music Hall of Fame press conference held Friday, February … It was also announced that this year's induction ceremony and concerts … and the Rhode Island Rhythm & Blues Preservation Society (2014) … that music continues to play an important role in the lives of all Rhode Islanders.
Hit Songs: "You Can't Judge a Book by it's Cover", "Who Do You Love" … all of you:that someone is trying to destroy our rose garden here in America. … The Blues Hall of Fame ® is proud to presents a message from Bo Diddley sent 8/13/ 04.