Blues Matters Magazine features Delmark artist Jose Ramirez

Read the article & download Jose’s new digital single “Whatever She Wants”…!!! The new edition of UK’s publication Blues Matters Magazine was just released and Jose Ramirez’s feature is included in this issue along with great interviews with John Hiatt, Maria Muldaur, Quinn Sullivan, Chris Cain, Steve Cropper and Van Morrison Jose commented: “I’d like…

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Dave Specter’s “The Ballad of George Floyd” showcased at The Woody Guthrie Center new exhibit

SONGS OF CONSCIENCE,SOUNDS OF FREEDOM Curated by the GRAMMY Museum® in Los Angeles, the exhibit examines the role music has played in informing and inspiring social consciousness throughout American history. Charting a path from spirituals that were sung by enslaved people in America and the labor movement struggles that Woody Guthrie wrote about in songs…

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Jose Ramirez’ Delmark debut single, “Whatever She Wants” gets rave reviews!

AMERICAN BLUES SCENE Jose Ramirez Releases First Single On Delmark Label ‘Whatever She Wants’ American Blues Scene Staff “‘Whatever She Wants’ talks about an attraction so crazy that you’re willing to put everything on the line, no matter how dangerous. – Jose Ramirez At 33 years old, Jose Ramirez is Costa Rica’s premier blues artist and has…

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CELEBRATING DELMARK RECORDS FOUNDER BOB KOESTER’S LIFE & LEGACY

Watch & Read: videos, photos, interviews, article. Delmark Records is the oldest continuously operating jazz and blues independent record label in the United States. It was founded by Robert G. Koester in St. Louis, Missouri in 1953, originally under the name “Delmar.” In 1958, Koester and the label relocated to Chicago with the label’s current name:…

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LIVING BLUES AWARDS: JIMMY JOHNSON NOMINATED IN 4 CATEGORIES, VOTE NOW!

92-year-old blues master JIMMY JOHNSON nominated in FOUR categories: for the LIVING BLUES AWARDS: the vote is open right here! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/LBAwards2021 MALE BLUES ARTIST OF THE YEAR MOST OUTSTANDING MUSICIAN (guitar) BEST ALBUM OF 2020 BEST LIVE PERFORMER Also, Delmark artist JOHNNY IGUANA has been nominated for MOST OUTSTANDING MUSICIAN (keyboards). Congratulations Delmark Artists Jimmy…

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Live Music in Chicago: yes, it’s back! (slowly but surely) Delmark artists upcoming LIVE gigs!!!

We are so excited about the long awaited return of live music concerts and concert venues and music clubs back in action. Chicago has an amazing live music scene, and many Delmark Records artists are performing soon. Chicago and Chicago area music venues that feature blues and jazz like Kingston Mines, Rosa’s Lounge, Blue Chicago,…

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DAVE SPECTER: SPECTACULAR DOUBLE ALBUM WILL CELEBRATE HIS 30 YEARS ON DELMARK RECORDS…!!!

Dave Specter’s 30 year musical journey on Delmark surrounded by a stellar list of featured artists including Otis Clay, Jimmy Johnson, Ronnie Earl, Lurrie Bell, Billy Branch, Willie Kent, Jorma Kaukonen, Jack McDuff, Lynwood Slim, Sharon Lewis, Jesse Fortune, Barkin’ Bill Smith, Steve Freund, Floyd McDaniel, Tad Robinson, Lenny Lynn & more. Featuring both studio…

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