Americana Gets a Grammy® Bump

The vaunted Grammy® logo "for social networking," stolen from their Twitter feed.

Congrats to Robert Plant and Alison Krauss, and all at Rounder Records on the big night at the Grammy Awards®. While I am not really a fan of the program, I am happy that the recipient of the “Grammy Bump” is somewhat […]

Buddy Guy Nominated for Best Traditional Blues Album

Earlier this year, Buddy Guy released Skin Deep, featuring the title cut about racial equality. “Underneath, we’re all the same” says Buddy in the chorus, and just a few months after its release, a young Chicagoan was elected as our first black President. Coincidence? Maybe, but I think Buddy Guy tapped into a movement with […]