MAY 2012:Charlie Musselwhite Honored with Blues Music Awards Rosebud artist Charlie Musselwhite,was honored at the 33rd Annual Blues Music Awards on Thursday, May 10. Charlie Musselwhite won two awards the following evening for Best Instrumentalist – Harmonica, and for Traditional Blues Male Artist of the Year. This marks the second year in a row Charlie has won in both categories, […]
Charlie’s renowned harmonica playing can be heard throughout Get Up!, which includes a collection of ten striking tracks, mixing elements of blues, gospel, roots and R&B. Charlie and Harper are backed by Harper’s band, Relentless 7, featuring Jason Mozersky (guitar), Jesse Ingalls (bass) andJordan Richardson (drums).According to Harper, “Charlie and I have been looking to make this record for over ten […]
2-13-12 / LA Times – Digging into their blues roots togetherAfter crossing paths over the years at blues concerts and festivals, harmonica player Charlie Musselwhite and singer-guitarist Ben Harper, who is a generation younger, finally got together to do an album called ‘Get Up!’View Full Article Don’t Look TwiceIs the latest video effort from the […]
DECEMBER 2011: Charlie Musselwhite Honored with Nomination 25-time BMA winner Charlie Musselwhite is nominated in 2 categories he won last year: Best Instrumentalist – Harmonica and Traditional Blues Male Artist of the Year.
NOVEMBER 2011: Charlie Musselwhite Top Blues Matters International Writer’s Poll Blues legend Charlie Musselwhite was named Best Harmonica Player in this year’s Blues Matters (UK) International Writer’s Poll. In Search of Robert Johnson (2000/US Release, 2006/UK Release). Musselwhite‘s latest CD, The Well, received a 2011 Grammy nomination, the 7th overall for Charlie. A 26-time Blues Music Award (BMA) Winner and Blues […]
NOVEMBER 2011: Rosebud Artists Score DownBeat Readers Poll Honors Once Again Charlie Musselwhite was once again were honored by fans in this year’s DownBeat magazine Readers Poll (December issue). Charlie Musselwhite was honored in two categories each. They were all voted among the top Best Blues Artists.
To Memphis, With Love Charlie Musselwhite and Allen Toussaint recently joined Cyndi Lauper on The Rosie Show (hosted by Rosie O’Donnell) which airs on the Oprah Winfrey Network. The trio performed “Shattered Dreams,” the first song from Cyndi’s recently released DVD/CD, To Memphis, With Love. Check out The Rosie Show clip here >> Charlie and Allen are also both […]
NOVEMBER 2011: Charlie Musselwhite Featured on New Tom Waits Album, Bad As Me Charlie Musselwhite appears on five tracks on the new Tom Waits CD, Bad As Me, which enters the Billboard Top 200 Album Chart at #6. In addition to the album’s title track, Charlie appears on “Chicago”, “Raised Right Men”, “Satisfied”, and “Hell Broke Luce.” […]
JULY 2011:Charlie Musselwhite Nominated For 2 Blues Blast Music Awards: Traditional Blues CD of the Year & Song of the Year – PLEASE VOTE Charlie Musselwhite has been honored with two nominations in the 2011 Blues Blast Music Awards. He’s nominated for both Traditional Blues Recording of the Year for his latest album, The Well, and for Song […]
JULY 2011: Rosebud Artists Charlie Musselwhite Honored at 2011 Living Blues Awards Top honors were awarded to Rosebud artist Charlie Musselwhite at the 18th Annual Living Blues Awards. For the fifth year in a row Charlie won Readers’ Poll Most Outstanding Musician award (Harmonica). Congratulations Mavis, Marcia and Charlie!