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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An Evening with The Nighthawks
The NighthawksConcert
Jammin' Java
Vienna, Washington DC, United States
38.904109 -77.261017
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ReignwolfConcert Bowery Ballroom
New York NY, United States
40.720274 -73.993456

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The Dustbowl RevivalConcert Levitt Pavilion Pasadena
Pasadena, CA, Los Angeles, United States
34.146286 -118.148877
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Dave Arcari live in Detroit
Dave ArcariConcert
The Rockery
Wyandotte, Detroit, MI, United States

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Dickey Betts & Great Southern
Dickey Betts, Pat TraversConcert
State Theater
New Brunswick, New York NJ, United States
40.493323 -74.444604

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Janiva MagnessConcert McCabe's Guitar Shop
Santa Monica, Los Angeles CA, United States
34.026043 -118.457612
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