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  • B.B. King Was Off his Meds When Booed in St. Louis

    Apr 15, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Blues icon B.B. King has revealed he was off his diabetes medication earlier this month when he delivered a subpar concert performance in Missouri. The guitarist, 88, left audience members at St. Louis’ Peabody Opera House disgruntled on April 4 after singing just eight complete songs and interrupting his set with musical snippets and long […]

  • People of Note: B.B. King and Lucille to Play the Bronx

    Apr 2, 14 by Deardra Shuler Leave a comment

    *One of the most famous guitarists in the world of Blues, B.B. King, will be appearing at Lehman Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday, April 19th at 8:00 p.m.  Known around the world, at age 88, King is an unstoppable musical icon who is still going strong and touring to this day. Born on […]

  • THE (09-16-13) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Sep 16, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

      *Just like the headline says, this page/board is where you can discuss the stuff that we didn’t cover in today’s issue. (It’s sort of like feedback with a twist) Remember, NO name calling, racial taunting, graphic sex talk and vulgarity in general, PLEASE. ——– EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE “Success doesn’t come to you…you go to […]

  • B.B. King Sued for Interfering With Biographical Film

    Apr 12, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *A filmmaker has filed suit against B.B. King for allegedly interfering with his autobiographical film, “B.B. King and I,” which chronicles his long relationship with the blues legend and his success in helping King get a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, according to The Hollywood Reporter. King Size Film Production, who filed the […]

  • Saxophonist James ‘Red’ Holloway Dies at 84

    Feb 27, 12 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *Famed saxophonist James “Red” Holloway, who played with the greats from the big band era through bebop, blues, R&B and modern jazz, has died in California, reports the Associated Press. He was 84. His manager, Linda Knipe, says the Cambria resident died on Saturday at a care home in Morro Bay from kidney failure and […]

  • Video: Obama Sings Again; This Time ‘Sweet Home Chicago’

    Feb 22, 12 by EURpublisher02 7 Comments

    *When Mick Jagger held out his mic to the President of the United States  during a Black History Month blues jam at the White House last night, the audience in the East Room got another dose of Barack Obama carrying a tune. Obama’s surprise performance came at the end of the playlist when the concert […]