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Synonyms for blues

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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HOT Walter is the winner of two recent Blues Music Awards for best rock blues album and best song of the year.
The record will take the band "back to their roots and the passion for blues music which has always been at the heart and soul", a statement said.
A two-time W C Handy Blues Music Award nominee for Best Acoustic Blues Album, and 2008 inductee into the Blues Hall Of Fame, Catfish's Honey Hole album was considered for Grammy Award nominations in three categories.
The man who, between 1965 and 1968, had been the future of blues music was settled in semiretirement.
For the superb experience of Rock/ Blues music in the welcoming sociable venue of Saltburn Cricket Club.
MICK BURGESS catches up with Joe Bonamassa ahead of his gig at the Metro Radio Arena on Wednesday Blues music traditionally evolved in small, smokey clubs.
He will have support from local blues artist Nearly Dennis with his bottle neck blues music, taking inspiration and direction from the likes of Alex Harvey Band, Ryan Adams, Detroit Cobras and all of the other obvious blues Heroes.
This is no light biography: it borders on the scholarly with its discussions of Memphis Minnie's musical collaborations, poetic discussions of the nature and choices of the blues style, and probes of the dialect of blues music.
Margolin has won Blues Music Awards from the Memphis-based Blues Foundation for guitar in 2008 and 2005, and is a founding partner in The VizzTone recording group.
CASTLE Street bar, restaurant and late lounge, What's At Sixty Two, is launching Southern Soul Sessions - a night of southern soul food, Buffalo Trace whiskey and the best live soul and blues music to be found this side of the Mississippi.
Blues music is much more recent, but current artists may not stand up to the scrutiny of future editions.
Blues Music Goes Global: A VOA Report The Voice of America (VOA) has uploaded a special report video about blues music; speaking about the history and it's influences on music, and features several clips of live music playing.
In fact, coming off a battle with liver cancer, Salgado had one of his best years in 2013, winning three Blues Music Awards and soul blues album of the year for "Soul Shot." Catch his Valentine's Day show at the WOW Hall, 291 W.
Meanwhile, Blues Music won the Porsche Cars Cup, which was run over a distance of 1,200m and which offered a grand prize of BD1,500.