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Local jazz and blues vocalist James Van Buren passed away yesterday. He was 77. Mark Diamond, Freddy Rodriguez, Paul Romaine, Doug Roche and others were scheduled to perform tonight a benefit show tonight at Cervantes' Masterpiece Ballroom for Van Buren's day-to-day living expenses medical expenses, ... More >>
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Rounding up holiday discs that offer season's greetings -- and beatings.
Rudy Ray Moore, the self-described King of Party Records, is looking for a little respect.
David Booker and the Swingtette
Backbeat contributors offer up their favorite recordings of 1999.
Sleepy LaBeef hasn't tired of American roots.
Deke Dickerson and the Ecco-fonics echo the happy days of Fifties rock.
Rod Piazza isn't your average blues harmonica player.
Denver's Boa and the Constrictors squeeze new life out of jump blues.
On two new reissues, a pair of C&W legends refuse to paint by the numbers.
Would someone please try to cheer up Cheap Trick's Rick Nielsen?
The world's oldest rock-and-roll band is still rolling.
How the Dalhart Imperials have become roots-music royalty.