Great blues cities No. 1: New Orleans.

Great blues cities No. 1: New Orleans.

New Orleans’ French Quarter Once described as a Mediterranean port transplanted into the Gulf of Mexico, New Orleans has always been, and felt, different to the rest of America’s South. As far back as the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, when Louisiana...
The magical sounds of Muscle Shoals

The magical sounds of Muscle Shoals

No one looks less like a rock band than The Swampers. Yet, these elderly(ish) white gentlemen The wonderful Swampers. They’re a bit older now. produce one of the most magical sounds in the history of rock, pop, funk and soul music. Like Neil Young, they even had...