Fresh from winning dual honors two weeks ago as the Blues Music Award's Entertainer of the Year and Best Contemporary Female Blues Artist (her third in that category), Detroit native Janiva Magness arrives back in town. She has a magnificent voice that's sinewy, sassy, and sufficiently versatile to probe into the gritty depths of the blues, wax soulfully, belt out funk and R&B, and slither through the swampy recesses of the Delta. After a series of impressive albums on minor blues labels, Magness broke out big time last summer... More >>>