Monthly Archives: July 2015

Up and Coming Blues Musicians

Up and Coming Blues Musicians

Keep An Eye On These Blues Artists Blues music has long since earned its place in the hearts of Americans. Today, when anyone picks up the guitar, one of the first things he or she learns are blues chords and progressions. While blues music is not new to the American music scene, there are some

Why You Should Pay Attention To Cajun String Bands

Cajun String Bands

Cajun String Bands Are On The Rise Cajun string bands might sound like something of the past. Back in the “good old days,” people would gather together to listen to this music, which was intended to be shared socially. That means plenty of dancing, plenty of laughing, and plenty of good times. It might sound

Cajun Chicken Pasta Recipe

Cajun Chicken Pasta Recipe

Whip Up This Tasty Cajun Dinner The Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival does not return to Simi Valley until Memorial Day weekend, but you do not have to wait until then to bring some Cajun flavor into your life. To tide you over until the event, we want to share delicious recipes. Here

Top 5: The Best Modern Blues Guitarists

Top 10 Modern Blues Guitarists

The Best Of Modern Blues Guitarists In order to play blues music, you need both passion and talent. You want to be moved by the music—blues finds its origins in spirituals and folk music, after all—but you also need to be able to nail the classic blues forms. As a result, truly great blues musicians

Save the Date: 2016 Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival

Save the Date: 2016 Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Festival

Next Year’s Festival Promises Even More Fun! If you did not have the chance to attend this year’s Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival over Memorial Day weekend, ask around. Odds are high you will find someone who was a part of this great event that draws thousands of people from all over the