When you think of George Thorogood, you have to think about Blues and Bikes! For anyone who has seen the infamous “Terminator” movie, probably the biggest visual; sound experience is hearing, “Bad to the Bone”. Arnold getting on that bike wearing black leathers. And, starting up that bike engine! I guess it is kind of hard for me to believe that [...]
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We continue our interview with Jimmie Vaughan as he speaks of his CD, his guitar, and the Stevie Ray Vaughan motorcycle ride, which will take place on October 2, 2011, in Dallas, TX.
Fito de la Parra’s book “Living the Blues: Canned Heat’s Story of Music, Drugs, Death, Sex and Survival” is an incredible retelling of the band’s history from the inside out. The first 3 sentences of the book are worth the price of admission and you have to hold on tight because Fito is taking you for one wild ride. American Blues News spoke with Fito about Bikes, Blues and Boogie…
I knew from the minute I heard about this feature that I was gonna have fun with it. The entire Ameriblues team stepped up to create this feature and hopefully my little piece of the pie will help everyone see just how much us ‘west coasters’ enjoy both bikes AND blues. I’ve got so much material [...]
In Memphis, TN, from April through September every Wednesday is Bike Night On Beale.