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Synonyms for blues

a type of folksong that originated among Black Americans at the beginning of the 20th century

a state of depression

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Students were treated to a storyteller performance by these living blues legends, who shared their lives, their experiences and their music.
We are grateful to all the staff including the stewards for volunteering to help on match day and the Sky Blues legends for giving up their free time as well.
LAST Saturday's archive edition featured Big Bear's American Blues Legends '75 at what was Digbeth Civic Hall and a live recording session with our red hot mid-70s' blue-eyed soul act Muscles.
Some of the best-preserved blues performances have been captured by television cameras, as with the August release of three DVD titles showcasing legendary blues pioneers in previously unseen performances: THE AMERICAN FOLK BLUES FESTIVAL 1962-1969 VOLUME THREE, BLUES LEGENDS MEMPHIS SLIM & SONNY BOY WILLIAMSON, and GUNSMOKE BLUES (August 31).
In his 30-year career he has played throughout Europe and supported or played with a number of blues legends such as Bo Diddley and Memphis Slim.
Don't miss next Tuesday's paper for your chance to collect the Blues Legends.
Among the special events planned is a major benefit concert bringing together blues legends with contemporary artists whose work has been influenced by the blues.
SKY Blues legends will reunite for a friendly match tomorrow.
Honouring the last of the Delta Blues legends, Steven's second and latest album, Mojo Priest, is a soulful collection of sounds, made with some of the legends of the genre, including Hurbert Sumlin who performed with Muddy Waters and Howlin' Wolf.
Helping out are such blues legends as Little Walter, Otis Spann, Walter Horton, Willie Dixon, Waters and others.
Your online votes have whittled 32 Sky Blues legends down to just the final two through our World Cup style-contest.