B.B. King funeral held in Mississippi

...Delta for the funeral Saturday of B.B. King, who rose from sharecropper in the...structure that sits in a field off of B.B. King Road in Indianola. More than 200...viewed his open casket Friday at the B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Former senator's love of music will be remembered

...Washington Road at Pleasant Home Road. Tickets are $10. B.B. KING'S AUGUSTA VISITS: The death of blues legend B.B. King on May 14 in Las Vegas at age 89 brought to mind his many...

Blues musician B.B. King dies

LAS VEGAS - B.B. King believed anyone could play the blues...no one could play the blues like B.B. King, who died Thursday night at age...That's nothing. I mean, tell that to B.B. King and he'll say, 'I've been doing...

Heritage Blues eager to sing stories

...tell my story through music, too," says Sims."Last month we played Monterey International's APAP showcase at B.B. King's in Manhattan and I performed St. James Infirmary with my Dad. My Mom was in the audience and after I got off stage...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Fate plays role in success of Robin and Linda Williams

...will place the Daptone musicians in a long line of celebrated artists with live Apollo albums including James Brown, B.B. King and Hall & Oates."Former Augusta and Beech Island resident Brown recorded his Live at the Apollo album in 1967...

Music by Turner: Bonamassa's guitar skills to shine on Augusta stage

...just 12 years old when he opened a show for the legendary B. B. King.Two years later he landed a major-label contract and...the past 13 years. However, like the aforementioned B. B. King, he's much more comfortable on stage, which explains...

Robert Hand Sr.

...a band he would continue to perform with and enjoy through the early 70's. He also played guitar with both B.B. King and Roy Orbison. In 1965 he met and married Mary Etta Franklin after spotting her in a car and tracking her down through...

Augusta has been blessed musically

...they first were exposed to the legendary soul music and blues artists like James Brown, Ray Charles, Tina Turner, B.B. King, Little Richard, Otis Redding and others.Other venues in the area have offered many great evenings of entertainment...

Home is where his art is

Along with a soulful R&B vibe flowing from a compact disc player, the likes of B.B. King, James Brown, Tiger Woods and even Strom Thurmond can be found at Grady Abrams' Martinez backyard. Mona Lisa's there, too...

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Allman's newest is one of his best

...was released last month to rave reviews. Eleven covers, including songs made popular by Muddy Waters, Otis Rush, B.B. King and Bobby "Blue" Bland, are right down the middle of Allman's strike zone.The album's title is a nod and a...

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