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Premier League: Frank Lampard looking for big personalities to lead rebuild at Chelsea
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Premier League: Frank Lampard looking for big personalities to lead rebuild at Chelsea

Chelsea boss Lampard said: "I don't think you can get on in elite sport, in any elite team sport, with people without any personality and character in your team."

Coronavirus Outbreak: New Zealand Super Rugby match in Auckland cancelled over COVID-19 surge
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Coronavirus Outbreak: New Zealand Super Rugby match in Auckland cancelled over COVID-19 surge

Sunday's season-ending game between the Blues and Crusaders at Auckland's 50,000-capacity Eden Park stadium was "officially off", a statement said, after New Zealand extended its lockdown of the city.

Peter Green, Fleetwood Mac co-founder and troubled blues guitarist, dies at 73
Arts & Culture

Peter Green, Fleetwood Mac co-founder and troubled blues guitarist, dies at 73

"He has the sweetest tone I ever heard. He was the only one who gave me the cold sweats," BB King had once said about the guitarist whose career was shortened by psychedelic drugs and mental illness

Buddy Guy talks legacy, BB King and more: 'I am trying to keep the Blues alive, and I can’t do it by myself'
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Buddy Guy talks legacy, BB King and more: 'I am trying to keep the Blues alive, and I can’t do it by myself'

Back in India to headline the Mahindra Blues Festival at the Mehboob Studio in Bandra, Buddy Guy spoke with Firstpost about the relevance of the Blues today and the pressure to keep the music alive after BB King’s demise

Google Doodle celebrates late Blues legend BB King on his 94th birth anniversary
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Google Doodle celebrates late Blues legend BB King on his 94th birth anniversary

Instantly recognisable for his guitar licks and heartfelt vocals, BB King was aptly referred to as "King of the Blues."

John Mayall on 50 years of 'learning, relearning the Blues', and still having fun
Life

John Mayall on 50 years of 'learning, relearning the Blues', and still having fun

Blues legend John Mayall speaks with Lakshmi Govindrajan Javeri about his life and work | #FirstCulture

Patio Unplugged: USM's music has a tinge of folk and a healthy dose of the blues
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Patio Unplugged: USM's music has a tinge of folk and a healthy dose of the blues

Umang S Mehta (aka USM) is a Mumbai-based musician who quit his thriving law career to play some good ol' blues music.

Ray Thomas, founding member of The Moody Blues, passes away aged 76
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Ray Thomas, founding member of The Moody Blues, passes away aged 76

Ray Thomas, a founding member of rock group The Moody Blues, has died at 76, months before the band is due to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Singing the Blues: Grammy-nominated musician Beth Hart is making her India debut
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Singing the Blues: Grammy-nominated musician Beth Hart is making her India debut

Beth Hart is a Grammy-nominated blues singer who’s been bringing energy and soul to the stage like few other performers, from the early 1990s

Mercedes Benz Colombo Jazz Festival: Second edition of the fest is bigger, better
Life

Mercedes Benz Colombo Jazz Festival: Second edition of the fest is bigger, better

If ever there was an idyllic setting for holding a jazz festival, the organisers of the Mercedes Benz Colombo Jazz Festival found it.

Mahindra Blues Festival 2017: The seventh edition of Asia's largest blues fest is also its youngest
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Mahindra Blues Festival 2017: The seventh edition of Asia's largest blues fest is also its youngest

The Mahindra Blues Festival has grown in talent with every passing year. And just as it gets older, it seems to grows younger as well.

The Rolling Stones' Blue & Lonesome is a return to the band's blues core: What took them so long?
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The Rolling Stones' Blue & Lonesome is a return to the band's blues core: What took them so long?

Blue & Lonesome might just be The Rolling Stones’ most inspired work in a long, long time.

Remembering the Blues maestro: Here are some of BB King's rare musical gems
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Remembering the Blues maestro: Here are some of BB King's rare musical gems

As a tribute to the Blues' king, here are some of BB King's more underrated songs. Plug in, tune out:

The King is Gone: Blues Legend BB King dies at 89
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The King is Gone: Blues Legend BB King dies at 89

B.B. King believed anyone could play the blues, and that "as long as people have problems, the blues can never die."

Veteran singer B.B. King in home care after being admitted to the hospital for dehydration
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Veteran singer B.B. King in home care after being admitted to the hospital for dehydration

Blues legend B.B. King, who has been battling health problems, is in home hospice care.

Billie Holiday: After a broken life, 'Lady Day' singer enjoys revival at 100
Life

Billie Holiday: After a broken life, 'Lady Day' singer enjoys revival at 100

Billie Holiday died with just $50 to her name taped to her thigh, but on the 100th anniversary of her birth the jazz legend is enjoying a renaissance as a trailblazer for generations of singers.

Odd survey shows 20% of London kids believe Jesus Christ plays for Chelsea
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Odd survey shows 20% of London kids believe Jesus Christ plays for Chelsea

English Premier League club Chelsea have surely made some extravagant signings over the years, but as some children would have it, the latest Blues' star is Jesus Christ.

Obama joins Jagger, BB King, to belt out blues
World

Obama joins Jagger, BB King, to belt out blues

The East Room of the White House was transformed into an intimate blues club on Tuesday night for a concert featuring blues all-stars of the past, present and future — and the president himself.