The Foote Files: Blues In The NightThere were six recordings of this song charted by such successful artists as Woody Herman, Dinah Shore, Jimmie Lunceford, Cab Calloway, Artie Shaw and Rosemary Clooney.
The Foote Files: Peggy LeeLee got her start on local radio as a vocalist and later performed with Benny Goodman and his orchestra.
The Foote Files: Billie HolidayOur twin spins will return on Thursday, but today we feature the queen of jazz from the 1930s-1950s: Billie Holiday.
The Foote Files: Little Walter & My BabeLittle Walter was a prolific blues musician, singer, and songwriter in the 1950’s and 1960’s.
One Of B.B. King's Famous 'Lucille' Guitars Headed To Auction BlockHer name was "Lucille," and there was only one man -- B.B. King -- that could make her sing... now she's going on the auction block.
Stevie Ray Vaughan's 1951 Fender Fetches $250,000 At AuctionThe electric guitar that blues legend Stevie Ray Vaughan used in his first studio recording and early performances has fetched $250,000 at auction in his hometown of Dallas.
Blues Harmonica Star James Cotton Dead At 81James Cotton, a Grammy Award-winning blues harmonica master whose full-throated sound backed such blues legends as Muddy Waters, Sonny Boy Williamson II and Howlin' Wolf, has died at age 81.
Benn Scores 23rd Goal; Lehtonen Shuts Out Blues, 3-0The Stars outshot St. Louis 38-22.
Backes Wins It, Blues Outlast Stars 3-2 In 9-round ShootoutBackes scored in the final round of a franchise record-tying nine-round shootout to lift the Blues to a 3-2 victory over the Dallas Stars on Saturday night.
Backes, Allen Lead Blues To 3-0 Win Over StarsThe Blues, at 17-8-4, are second behind the Stars in the Central Division with 38 points.
Stars Fall To Blues 4-3David Perron scored two goals and had an assist, and Wade Redden notched his first NHL goal in almost three years to lead the St. Louis Blues to a 4-3 victory over the Dallas Stars on Saturday night.
2012 Sounded Good: DFW Breakout Music ActsThe amount of musical talent found in Texas is as vast and diverse as the people and landscape that make up the state. Legends such as Buddy Holly, Janis Joplin, Willie Nelson, Stevie Ray Vaughn and Van Cliburn are just a handful of famous musicians who have called Texas their home. DFW's music scene showcases a range of musical styles — from Pan-Atlantic to distortion pop — including these 2012 breakout acts that are on their way to the top.
Best Live Blues In North TexasIf you love blues music and you live in the DFW area, you'll want to know about these great venues.