Bill Wax, host of the XM/Sirius channel, B.B. King’s Bluesville (Channel 70) will sit down with Janiva Magness for a special long form interview and track by track discussion of her Alligator release, STRONGER FOR IT. So if you’re a satell…ite radio subscriber…tune in and check it out. For additional info, see www.siriusxm.com/bluesville. We will […]
Janiva Magness has made quite the name for herself these past 15 years as a soulful blues singer of precision and power. As such, one would not expect songs written by the likes of Matthew Sweet, Paul Thorn or Ray Wylie Hubbard to be on her radar. But on her latest album, “Stronger For It,” […]
There’s no denying that the lovely and talented Janiva Magness is one of the best female blues vocalists in the world today. She’s received numerous Blues Music Award nominations, walked off with the “Contemporary Blues Female Artist of the Year” award three times now, and was named The Blues Foundation’s “B.B. King Entertainer of the […]
Janiva Magness hasn’t recorded any of her own compositions since she cut “Good Car” on It Takes One to Know One, her 1997 debut. Here she makes up for lost time with three compelling co-writes with producer David Darling. The tunes are some of the most potent on an album with no shortage of powerful […]
Alligator Records has set a March 13 release date for award-winning vocalist Janiva Magness’ powerful new album, Stronger For It. Magness is among the premier blues and R&B singers in the world today. Her voice possesses an earthy, raw honesty born from her life experience. Through her passionate vocals and, for the first time, through […]
Janiva Magness is nominated in the Contemporary Blues Female Artist Of The Year category for the 2012 Blues Music Awards. You can become a member and VOTE for Janiva and at the Blue Foundation website www.Blues.org. If you are not already a member, please join the Blues Foundation. For more information go to www.Blues.org now!