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CHICAGO, IL – Bonnie Raitt and Otis Clay are the latest performers announced as part of the esteemed lineup of artists taking part in I’LL TAKE YOU THERE – CELEBRATING 75 YEARS OF MAVIS STAPLES, a once-in-a-lifetime concert event taping honoring one of the most influential singers of our time.

"Take Me To The River" is a feature documentary and record celebrating the inter-generational, inter-racial, inter-gender musical influence of Memphis in the face of pervasive discrimination and segregation.

We are excited to announce that "Message in Blue”, the 2014 Dave Specter with special guest Otis Clay, Brother John Kattke, and Bob Corritore release on Delmark Records, is on the 1st round ballot for the 57th Grammy Awards in the Blues category.

John Medeski to join George, Zigaboo, and Leo on limited dates in 2015!

2014 Blues Blast Music Award Nominations 

5 artists on the BMA Tours roster have 7 nominations for 2014 Living Blues Awards. Nominations include:

Willie Sugarcapps, Vienna Teng, Valerie June, The Bankesters, Pete Seeger, The Soul of John Black, I See Stars, Rabbit Rabbit, Sultans of String, Elizabeth Mitchell, Marcio Novelli and Fanfara Tirana Meets Transglobal Underground Are Among The 13th Independent Music Awards Winners

The Blues Foundation presented the 35th Blues Music Awards Thursday night, May 8 in Memphis. The event brings together Blues performers, industry representatives and fans from all over the world to celebrate the best in Blues recordings and performances from the previous year.

Damon Fowler's Mountain Stage is scheduled for broadcast and feeds to NPR stations on April 25th. Airtimes vary by station, a complete list of which can be found here: http://www.mountainstage.org/mtnstageaffiliates.aspx

APRIL 01, 2014
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