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Best of the Beat Lifetime Achievement in Music Business: Larry McKinley

Larry McKinley, who has spent over 50 years intimately involved in the music business, is the recipient of the 2005 OffBeat Lifetime Achievement Award for Music Business. Larry’s career has […]

Fest Focus: The Blind Boys of Alabama

The Blind Boys of Alabama are a powerful vocal group with over 60 years’ experience singing gospel music. In the last few years the group, who are members of the […]

Masters of Louisiana Music: Joseph “King” Oliver

Born: December 19, 1885, Abend, Louisiana Died: April 10, 1938, Savannah, Georgia   Joe Oliver’s fans were many and the descriptions of his playing are legendary. Long-lived blues woman Alberta […]