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: Rory Gallagher

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Tuesday 22 April 2014
Hurray For The Riff Raff
Clear Plastic MasksConcert
The Independent
San Francisco CA, United States
37.775529 -122.437757

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Leopold and His Fiction
The Soft White SixtiesConcert
The Viper Room
West Hollywood, CA, Los Angeles, United States
34.090623 -118.384832
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Jonny LangConcert B.B. King Blues Club and Grill
New York, United States
40.756864 -73.988579
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Ancient RiverConcert Soda Bar
San Diego, United States
32.754914 -117.115475
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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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