swamp blues http://wrkf.org en Blues Musician Tabby Thomas Dies At 84 http://wrkf.org/post/blues-musician-tabby-thomas-dies-84 Legendary bluesman Tabby Thomas died Wednesday at the age of 84.<p>He would have celebrated his 85 birthday on Sunday.<p><a href="http://www.nola.com/music/baton-rouge/index.ssf/2014/01/tabby_thomas_founder_of_tabbys.html">NOLA.com/<em>The Times-Picayune</em> </a>reports that Thomas was probably best known for opening Tabby's Blue Box in Baton Rouge, La. Thu, 02 Jan 2014 07:38:00 +0000 Doreen McCallister 20776 at http://wrkf.org Blues Musician Tabby Thomas Dies At 84 Postcard from Baton Rouge Blues Fest http://wrkf.org/post/postcard-baton-rouge-blues-fest <p>The Memphis Blues, the Chicago Blues, the Mississippi Delta Blues have all had their fair share of the spotlight. But what about the Baton Rouge Blues? &nbsp;-- the Swamp Blues?&nbsp;</p><p>This weekend the Baton Rouge Blues Foundation hosted its annual festival downtown to celebrate the music of our city.</p><p> Mon, 15 Apr 2013 23:36:25 +0000 Claire Ohlsen 8968 at http://wrkf.org Postcard from Baton Rouge Blues Fest