Corrine Silguero tells her story with wary optimism, maintaining hope that her musical future will finally become reliable. A local blues diva who finds solace in the music of Big Mama Thornton, Bessie Smith and Muddy Waters, the 47-year-old is about to begin a weekly residency at Tio Joe's on November 5. You might think that a steady gig at a local club would also provide solace, but after hearing Silguero's countless stories of loss and disappointment, it's easy to see why she might be wary--and certainly why she... More >>>
After years of professional letdowns, Corrine Silguero took a decade off from singing--that is, until she got the blues. "I finally found a niche."