Blues is a vocal and instrumental form of music based on the use of “blue notes.” It emerged in Black communities of the United States from spirituals, work songs, field hollers, shouts and chants, and rhymed simple narrative ballads. The use of blue notes and the prominence of call-and-response patterns in the music and lyrics are indicative of African influence. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: Janis Joplin

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JD McPherson
David Jacobs-StrainConcert
Sweetwater Music Hall
Mill Valley, San Francisco, United States
37.907027 -122.547919
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Daryl Hance
Daryl HanceConcert
Will's Pub
Orlando, United States
28.559872 -81.364738
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House of Blues
New Orleans, United States
29.953008 -90.066178
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G. Love & Special SauceConcert Track 29
Chattanooga, TN, United States
35.117216 -85.291028
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David BrombergConcert Wilbur Theatre
Boston, United States
42.350484 -71.065086
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Daryl Hance
Daryl HanceConcert
Jessie's Lounge
Winter Haven, FL, United States
28.021018 -81.730429
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