Detroit Blues

Blues Great Luther Badman Keith Visits The Detroit Music Station Studios
Detroit Music Station

He’s a writer, journalist and community organizer, and he runs a non-profit that helps make Detroit a better, healthier and cleaner place to live, but what we like most about Luther Badman Keith is that he is a world class bluesman. He just released a new album called BLUESMEN ARE KINGS and we are very excited that he will be featured on the debut airing of The Darling Nikki Show, a new weekly program premiering live tonight at 6:00 pm...

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Thursday, 21 April 2016
DETROIT BLUES SOCIETY CROWNS A NEW QUEEN OF DETROIT BLUES
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A new Queen of Detroit Blues was crowned this past summer and her name is Thornetta Davis.  Thornetta has been singing Blues since she was kid and has performed with such musical greats as Gladys Knight, Etta James and Bonnie Raitt.  She sang backup on Bob Seger’s 1991 album The Fire Inside, and Kid Rock’s albums Devil Without a Cause (1998) and Kid Rock (2003).  She also sang on the former Detroit Blues Queen Alberta Adams’ 2008 album Detroit Is My Home, so...

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Wednesday, 13 January 2016
HONORING A LEGEND – DETROIT’S ORIGINAL QUEEN OF THE BLUES: This week marks the one year anniversary of Alberta Adams death
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She was Detroit’s undisputed Queen of The Blues for as long back as anyone can remember. She sang with such musical legends as T-Bone Walker, Duke Ellington, John Lee Hooker and Johnnie Bassett and recorded on such labels as Chess Records , Thelma Records and Cannonball Records. This week marks the one year anniversary of Alberta Adams death – she passed on Christmas Day 2014 at the age of 97. Just weeks before her passing, Brett Callwood wrote a wonderful...

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Monday, 21 December 2015
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