Portland’s iconic soul diva Linda Hornbuckle is being remembered as a generous,  loving matriarch of the Portland blues and gospel scene.

After a two-year battle with liver and kidney cancer, Oregon Music News reports the singer passed away Saturday morning, … Continue Reading

This year’s Safeway Waterfront Blues Festival was especially poignant for many festival-goers. With the loss of Janice Scroggins, earlier this Spring, it was easy to spot a big and empty space on so many stages.