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  • Blogs

    January 20, 2012

    R.I.P. Etta James, Blues Queen with San Francisco Roots

    By JESSICA HILO Etta James, the incomparable force behind such hits as "At Last" and "Tell Mama," winner of six Grammys and seventeen Blues Music Awards, died Friday morning in Riverside, Calif. after a lengthy battle with leukemia and dementia. She was 73. James was an integral member of a cult ... More >>

  • Film

    November 19, 2008
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    February 2, 2005
  • Music

    August 8, 2001

    Pimps and Players

    Fillmore Slim has lived a life of picking, pimping, and prison -- now he just wants to play the blues

  • Music

    March 1, 2000

    Re-Illuminated

    After spending the '60s in the jazz vanguard, Sonny Simmons disappeared. He's back -- but still struggling

  • Calendar

    June 30, 1999
  • News

    April 21, 1999

    Bluesman's Blues

    Paul Pena,who's played with everyone from Jerry Garcia to B.B. King, is coming out of the musical shadows, thanks to the award-winning documentary Genghis Blues. He's also blind, and sick, and entirely tired of living.

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