This past Saturday, legendary bluesman and longtime local music fixture Musi "Big Poppa E" Faisal died suddenly after suffering an apparent heart attack, according to Tobacco Road's Oski Gonzalez. He was 64 years old.
"I might be the hardest working blues man in the whole South," Faisal quipped in ... More >>
Jim Wurster is a musician of serious intent.
His earliest efforts with Black Janet bolstered the perception, given that the band's dark designs weren't simply a by-product of their name.
Still, Wurster really came into his own when he went solo and subsequently formed the Atomic Cowboys, taki ... More >>
Cruising with Lyle Lovett.For the last four years, the folks at Sixthman have steamed out to sea with the annual Cayamo Cruise, a week-long luxury vacation that also happens to be a seven-day music festival.
Last Thursday, organizers announced that the fifth annual edition of Cayamo will take p ... More >>