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The Thrill Is Gone

The Thrill Is Gone

  By Richard Colman “The Thrill is Gone” was a B.B. King hit song in the 1960’s. Today, the thrill is gone from many aspects of modern American society. Politics is no longer is thrilling.  Campaigns used to be fun.  There were campaign buttons, candidates had songs, and one could go to a rally without the […]

BB King was the star of 2015 Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Festival

By George Miller Yes, you read that right. This year’s festival was another rompin,’ stompin’  event, as always. But a true giant of The Blues passed on very recently, at 89 after a long, wonderful career pleasing  millions. The legendary BB King was honored by every single Blues group we saw perform. All had some form of tribute for […]