Discover the Blues is our new monthly blog. Topics will vary from blues history to our thoughts on current topics, interviews with musicians and dancers, and links to fascinating documentaries.  We hope these articles help to broaden your knowledge of the world surrounding blues dance, and that they inspire you to find out more about the dance, the music and the culture that blues came/comes from.

Stefano Ronchi Confesses His Blues…
Stefano “Slidin’ Wolf” Ronchi is an Italian blues guitar player and singer living in Berlin. His way of composing and
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Blues History: Mamie Smith
MAMIE SMITH ‘The Queen of The Blues’   WHO IS MAMIE SMITH? Name: Nee Mamie Robinson, Mamie Smith after marrying William “Smitty”
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Race and Cultural Appropriation in Blues Dance
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Blues History: Ma Rainey
MA RAINEY ‘THE MOTHER OF THE BLUES’ Post available in English, Spanish, French, German, Italian and Russian.  
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Blues History: Willie Dixon
  WILLIE DIXON “THE POET OF THE BLUES”   Post available in English, Spanish, French, German, Italian and Russian.
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