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Remembering the blues: Robert Johnson

Remembering the blues: Robert Johnson

Patrick Martinez

November 30, 2016

The Legend, the crossroads, the Mississippi-delta bluesman himself, Robert Johnson, was celebrated Sunday afternoon for the 80 year anniversary of his recordings in San Antonio. A special exhibit at the South Texas Museum of Popular Culture near the Witte Museum, payed homage to the legendary bluesma...

Go Bo Diddley!

April 20, 2015

Property of Checkers records, all rights reserved Bo Diddley made a name for himself among the emerging rock n’ roll and blues talents throughout America in the 1950s. His music skyrocketed to fame straight from the Chicago blues scene and into American dance floors with his 1958 debut, ...

Rock Across The Pond: Aaron Keylock

March 30, 2015

The Paisano Aaron Keylock, a 17 year old blues guitarist, has played more shows than many people his age. A veteran of more than 300 shows, Keylock is ready to explode into the hearts of blues fans around the world. Just recently, he signed to Maskot Records. ...

Hey Bo Diddley!

March 23, 2015

Property of Chess Records. All rights reserved. So far, Elvis, Ray Charles and Chuck Berry have been the only blues-type artists on Old Tunes Review, but Bo Diddley would be the Review’s first strictly blues artist. Although his self-titled debut was released in 1958, Diddley has been releasi...