The esteemed roots 'n' blues label Blind Pig Records has announced the opening of its digital music store on Facebook. The label has made nearly 180 albums and over 2,100 tracks available for download at pretty reasonable pricing. Since its formation some 35 years ago, Blind Pig Records has earned a reputation for quality blues, soul, and roots-rock music and the label's extensive catalog includes talents as varied as Big Bill Morganfield, the Cash Box Kings, Pinetop Perkins, Webb Wilder, and Damon Fowler, among many, many others. Check out the Blind Pig Facebook store to find quality musical fare.
Here at About.com Blues, with the holiday and everything, the month has flown by in a blur...but not before we managed to post our review of Gary Clark, Jr.'s Blak and Blu album, a groundbreaking work that expands the scope of the blues. We took a look at the lengthy and impressive career of roots 'n' blues pioneer Delbert McClinton, and the Reverend outlined his picks for the best of the Texas bluesmen...and don't forget to vote in our poll for your favorite Texas blues artist!
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