Stories tagged: Blues
Thu., July 6, 2017, 2:36 p.m.
Sixth annual Wallace Blues Festival brings big acts to a small town
Big blues acts like Terrie Odabi and Duke Robillard will descend on the small town of Wallace, Idaho, as it prepares to host its sixth annual blues festival.
UPDATED: Mon., April 3, 2017, 8:16 a.m.
‘Sweet Home Chicago’: Blues musician Lonnie Brooks dies at 83
CHICAGO – Chicago blues musician Lonnie Brooks, whose relationship with his adopted hometown was cemented by his hit recording of Robert Johnson’s “Sweet Home Chicago,” has died at age 83. …
Sun., Nov. 6, 2016, 6:47 a.m.
Doug Clark: Let’s all sing the Whitman College Blues
Whitman College’s new mascot – the Blues – evokes juke joints, not a mountain range, says Doug Clark.
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016, 11:53 a.m.
Whitman College will be known as the Blues
Whitman College has chosen a new nickname to replace the old Missionaries. The college’s sports teams will now be known as the Blues.
Sun., Aug. 5, 2012
Spotlight: Blues performers plan benefit concert
Some of the area’s best and best loved blues acts will gather for Blues for Yo, a benefit concert from 3 p.m. to midnight Aug. 12 at Daley’s Cheap Shots, …
Thu., May 10, 2012
‘World’s Best Cajun band’ to play benefit for Spokane Public Radio
With two Grammy Awards and nearly a dozen nominations to its name, it’s no secret the BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet is one of the world’s greatest Cajun bands. With its …