Sat July 5, 2014
marc on the blues

More Than A Sideman, Bob Stroger Has Played Bass With Many Blues Greats

Screencap from a YouTube performance of Bob Stroger and Bob Margolin playing at the 19th Lucerne Blues Fesitval, Nov. 2013.
jorjunkel YouTube

Bass player and singer/songwriter Bob Stroger has played with some pretty impressive talent: Eddie King, Otis Rush, Jimmy Rogers, Eddie Taylor, Eddy Clearwater, Sunnyland Slim, Louisiana Red, Homesick James, Mississippi Heat, Snooky Pryor, and Willie "Big Eyes" Smith.

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Tue July 1, 2014
Music Interviews

On 'Remedy,' Old Crow Medicine Show Gets A Favor From Bob Dylan

Originally published on Tue July 1, 2014 8:26 pm


Mon June 30, 2014
The Salt

The Past Is Where It's At For The Future Of Barbecue

Originally published on Mon June 30, 2014 3:57 pm


With the Fourth of July just around the corner, families across the nation will be firing up their gas and charcoal grills in pursuit of grilled meat bliss.

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Sun June 29, 2014


Sat June 28, 2014
Music Interviews

Ani Cordero Pays Tribute To The History Of Latin Protest Music

Originally published on Sat June 28, 2014 4:22 pm

Ani Cordero's new album is Recordar: Latin American Songs Of Love And Protest.
Erin Patrice O'Brien Courtesy of the artist

New York's Ani Cordero was one of the founding members of the Latin rock band Pistolera. On her new solo album, she's unplugged — but no less powerful.

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