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Mike Zito Believes in New American Blues

“I think the blues is fresher than ever if you consider the blues to be a broad-based American art form,” says Mike Zito, the St. Louis rocker who cofounded Royal Southern Brotherhood. “If you think that it’s only blues if it sounds like the 1950s, then you’re probably going to be let down. I don’t know that staying true to the roots of a genre is very creative, and it’s certainly not what the originators did.” Read More

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