BLUES LINKS

BLUES MAGAZINES & BOOKS

BLUES PHOTOGRAPHY

BLUES MISCELLANEOUS

LOUISIANA BLUES

MEMPHIS BLUES

ST. LOUIS BLUES

GUITAR & HARMONICA

BLUES ARTISTS

BLUES FESTIVALS

BOOKING AGENCIES

RECORD COLLECTING

RECORD COMPANIES

BLUES SOCIETIES

BLUES ORGANIZATIONS

INTERNET RADIO

BLUES WORLD BLUES LINKS

Weenie Campbell excellent on-line country blues community
John Broven author and researcher.
The Blue Highway Lots of blues links, and much more
Blues Reviews Ray Stiles' Handy Award winning site
Blues Is A Feeling lots of good european links
mary4music.com lots of links and indie music info

BLUES MAGAZINES AND BOOKS

Ace Atkins blues writer
A.D.G. Productions blues books
Beasley Books Paul Garon's rare blues (and other) books
Blues Bytes a monthly online blues mag
Blues To-Do's articles about the blues in the Northwest
Chuck Cowdery author of "Blues Legends"
Living Blues Goldmine Magazine record collecting, occasional excellent blues articles
Jefferson the Scandanavian blues magazine
Living Blues from the Center for the Study of Southern Culture
Mando-Zine on-line mandolin 'zine
OffBeat Magazine excellent New Orleans info
Pollstar tour schedules for bigger acts
Rootin' Around Kevin Roe reviews CDs. Good stuff.
Sing Out!

BLUES PHOTOGRAPHY

Bill Steber...superb blues photos!
Glimmerings BLUES WORLDS photo gallery
The Photography of Jeff Dunas
The Farm Security Administration Photos 1,600 color photos, 55,000 b&w
Mountain Stage West

INTERNET RADIO

ABS Bluescast
Secret Museum Of The Air world music from old 78s
American Routes Nick Spitzer's radio show
MIT Searchable Radio Station Page
Smokestack Lightnin' radio
WWOZ listener supported New Orleans. Excellent!
The Blues Power Hour Mark Naftalin
WEVL listener supported Memphis. Excellent!
KDHX listener supported St. Louis. Excellent!

BLUES MISCELLANEOUS

The Blues Barn
Record Connexion black gospel site from Holland
Alaska Bluz News
Blues On Stage Ray Stiles' Handy Award winning site
Inn On The Blues York Beach, Maine
Blues Express TV production
Bluesoterica Jim O'Neal's Page
Blues Storm Music
Electric Blues
Swazoo Koolak's Web Jukebox
Manny's Car Wash-NYC's Home of the Blues
Slippery Noodle Inn
Buddy Guy's Legends
Rhapsody Films
Blues Cruise Tours
Blues in Russia in Russian
Blues Paradise
Michael Taft's Pre-war Blues Lyric Page
Norton Records Miriam Linna: mailorder obscurities over the 'net
RAW BLUES
Jazz and Blues Line WPKN, Bridgeport, CT
BlueS LetterS Homepage die Schulband des Irmgardis Gymnasiums
Maxwell Street Historic Preservation Coalition save the market!
New Maxwell Street Market
Blues Bytes CD reviews
Cincinnati Blues
That Blues Music Page
Chef LeRoi's Blues'n Que Shack
FAME Recording Studios Muscle Shoals, Alabama
The Movers... Blues That Moves
Roots & Rhythm mail order blues CD specialists
Benelux Blues SceneBelgian blues
Blueshawk California bluesband
Legendary Rhythm & Blues Cruise
Moho Hand blues merchandise
Kansas City Bar-B-Q Connection
ROOTS WORLDe-mag
BluesWEBGary Joneson, prop.
Tom Morgan's Jazz & Blues
12 articles by Harvey Pekar
House of Blues
Harry's Blues Lyrics Online
Blues N' Bres Design Studio
Spain Blues
The Blues Directory

LOUISIANA BLUES

Encyclopedia of Cajun Culture
Floyd's Record Shop Villa Platte, LA.
Historic New Orleans Collection
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
Sound Of New Orleans
WWOZ listener supported radio, live on the 'net. Excellent!
KBON 101.1 FM
Gambitthe New Orleans weekly paper
Zyde.com "The Internet Magazine for Louisiana Music"

MEMPHIS BLUES

Shangri-la Records
Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau
Memphis Mojo
WEVL listener supported Memphis. Excellent!
Sun Studio
WEVL listener supported radio in Memphis

ST. LOUIS BLUES

BB's Jazz Blues and Soups" live concert venue
stlblues.net lots of St. Louis info
The Donna Page St. Louis cajun & zydeco stuff
KDHX 88.1FM St. Louis' listener supported station
The Riverfront Times St. Louis Nightclub Page
St. Louis Blues Musicians
St. Louis Concert Web

CHICAGO BLUES

Buddy Guy's Legends Online
The Red Saunders Research Foundation superb page packed with obscure Chicago info
The Weightless Doggreat Chicago stuff

GUITAR & HARMONICA

Acoustic Blues And Slide Workshop with Bob Brozman
Acoustic Guitarmagazine
Blues Guitar Page
Blues On Guitar.Com
Country Blues and Blues Harp Page by Glenn Weiser
Dan Bowden's Blues and Jazz Guitar Transcriptions
Brad's Page of SteelSteel guitars
Ari Eisinger'20s style fingerpicking lessons
Harmonica Beginner's To Do List
Harmonica Necklace
Jazclass
Jeffrey's Blues Harp Page
Learn Blues Harmonica & Guitar With Doug Puls
National Reso-Phonic Guitars
Roscoe's Music Eureka Springs, Arkansas
Acoustic Guitar Tuition Online

BLUES ARTISTS

Pokey LaFarge Americana roots extaordinaire
Craig Ventresco unbelievable ragtime picker
Meredith Axelrod fine picker and singer, Ventresco's frequent playing partner
Pepe "The Grizzly" Ahlqvist
Bad Influence
Tom Ball & Kenny Sultan
Peter BONZO Radv‡nyiSlovak resonator player
Keith B. Brown
Chris Cain
Gus Cannon
Climax Blues Band
Tommy Cougar
Cousin Joe
Lamont Cranston Blues Band
BO DIDDLEY-The Originator
Monte Easter Kansas City trumpet player, born 1913
Rev. Charlie F. Edmonds - The Preaching Bluesman
Archie Edwards
Anson Funderburgh & The Rockets
The Hoax
Homesick Mac
John Lee Hooker
Fruteland Jackson
B.B. King
Volker Klenner German guitarist
KnockOut Greg & Blue Weather
Huddie Ledbetter (Leadbelly)
Sonny Boy Lee
Little Willie Littlefield
Bobby Mack
Bobby Manriquez
Delbert McClinton
James McElroy
Elam McKnight
Michael Messer
Big Clara McDaniel
Roberto Menab˜ Italian blues artist
North Mississippi Allstars
Original Dixieland Jazz Band
Paul Oscher
Joep Pelt
Yank Rachell
Sonny Rhodes
Fenton Robinson
Bennie Smith
Chris Smither
Big Bad Smitty
Strictly Blues
Gary Rex Tanner
Flash Terry
Irma Thomas
The Walter Trout Band
Ike Turner
T-Bone Walker (1910-1975)
Sonny Boy Williamson
Kipori Woods

BLUES FESTIVALS

I am discontinuing festival listings as of March 9, 2001.
Please check Festival Finder (below).
Festival Finder all genres of festivals
Blues Festival Guide Pittsburgh Blues Festival
San Francisco Blues Festival
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
Springing The Blues Festival
Blues EstafetteUtrecht, Holland
Centrum Country Blues Festival and Workshop Port Townsend, WA

BOOKING AGENCIES

Blues Land Productions
Concerted Efforts
Crossroads
Danish Music Agency
SRO Artists
Slims Blues Welsh blues promoter
Tornado Concerts Amsterdam

RECORD COLLECTING

Tyrone's Record And Phonograph Page Ty Settlemeier's excellent pages.
Ted Staunton's 78 RPM Record Label Gallery
The 78rpm Record Homepage Gary Herzenstiel's excellent page
Automated music show Annual antique shows for talking machines, music boxes, 78rpm and cylinder records, and everything mechanically musical. Free classifieds, newsletter archives, online show, and many items for sale.
Jellyroll Productions Jerry Osborne price guides
Craig Moerer
Ray Avery's Jazz Archives
Jazz-On-Line Thousands of 78s on-line to hear
Primeau Music
Rock'n Records Productions Sweden.
Helmut Weber's Gramophone Hobby Page excellent!
Record Collecting Resources Page
Nauck's Vintage Records
Disc Doctor archival quality cleaning fluids and applicators for cleaning of ALL formats.
The Blue Pages: The guide To 78 RPM Party Records a detailed list of under-the-counter comedy 78s.
Postwar recording dates Alphabetical (by title) list of recording dates for popular music from 1st August 1942 to 31st December 1954.
P & L Antiques and Collectables record auction listing
John Tefteller World's rarest records
Jesse Stewart Green River Auction since 1965
Association for Recorded Sound Collections (ARSC)
The Talking Machine Larry Tedder's page



RECORD COMPANIES

411-Winner
ACE (UK)
Adelphi/GENES
Alligator
Antone's
Arhoolie
Arcola
Atlantic
Audioquest
Bear Family
Biograph
Black and Tan Records
Blue Armadillo
Blue Collar Music
Blues Planet
Delmark
Document Records
Ecko Records
Globe Records
Great Recordings
Guitar Nine Records
HighTone
Jazzology also GHB, American Music, Black Swan, Solo Art, Audiophile, Circle, Southland and Progressive
JIN, Swallow and Maison de Soul
King Snake Records
Malaco/Waldoxy
Nugrape Records
Old Hat
Putumayo World Music
Razor & Tie
Reprise
Riverside Records
RounderBullseye, Black Top, Lucky Seven, Rooster, Tone-Cool
Rykodisc
Schanchie
Shade Tree Music Mighty Lion and Midnight Creeper (Peter Lee)
Shangri-la Records
Shrapnel Records
Smithsonian Folkways
South Side LA Blues
Sound of New Orleans
Testament
Timeless Dutch jazz label
Tone-Cool Records
Yazoo Turnipseedassorted New Orleans labels
Village Pulse
Warner
Winner Records/Modern Blues
Wolf Records, USA
Yazoo Records

BLUES SOCIETIES

Alabama Blues Project
Atlanta Blues Society
Baltimore Blues Society
Bay Area Blues Society San Francisco
Boston Rock and Roll Museum
Crossroads Blues Society
Hawaiian Blues Society
Kansas City Blues Society
Lehigh Valley Blues Network
Long Island Blues Society
Mississippi Valley Blues Society
New Zealand Blues Society
Oklahoma Blues Society
Phoenix Blues Society
Sacramento Blues Society
Santa Barbara Blues Society
San Luis Obispo Blues Society
Stockholm Blues Society

BLUES ORGANIZATIONS

Blues Foundation
B.M.I.
The Harry Fox Agency
Mechanical Copyright Protection Society UK version of Harry Fox Agency
Music Maker Relief Foundation