My favorite magazine, The Blues Magazine out of the UK (subscribe at www.teamrockmags.com), just ran a terrific article on me and my blues book, Legends of the Blues, in their current issue (September 2015, Issue #24).
As a happy coincidence, that issue features the great Buddy Guy on the cover. I’ll be seeing Mr. Guy soon, as he’s headlining my October Legendary Rhythm & Blues Cruise. He will also be featured in my third blues volume, Modern Legends of the Blues.
Here’s the first page of my article:
The well-illustrated (eleven full color pictures, two of them full page) article talks about the origins of my book, but also includes my personal commentary on eleven of my choices for the book, information that is not in the text of Legends of the Blues. Here’s another page from the six-page article:
On this same subject, I just heard from my editor at Abrams ComicArts that Legends of the Blues is going into a second printing. Woo hoo! Great news, indeed!