The History of the Blues


Blues Timeline - We compiled a beautiful visual timeline on the high points (and low points) in the history of the Blues, progressing from it's murky origins to it's turbulent heyday and through to the vibrant Blues we know and love today!


Historic Labels - Chess Records Logo the Blues would never have been heard so far and so wide had it not been for the record labels that recorded and released them! This section details the historic record labels that brought out the Blues.



Blues History Books - People have written entire books about the Blues history. It's our belief that they can and have done a better job than our lowly website could. So we read those books, picked the ones we wanted to share with you, and put them in our store. check them out!