Blues Album Top 20 Week 21

21 mei 2020|Nieuws|

This week's top-selling blues albums in Europe with on number one: Robert Cray - That’s What I Heard. Also in this week's album chart the latest releases of Ana Popovic, Rory Gallagher and Peter Frampton.

The Mighty Ya-Ya – Harakiri Blues

17 mei 2020|Releases|

The album is jam packed with catchy grooves and riffs. Hard to pinpoint this unique sounding band, but it's highly recommended for people who would like Nick Cave's Grinderman mixed with 70's Rock, Velvet Underground and Tony Joe White with slide guitar and harmonica on steroids...also recommended for fans of Jack White and Tom Waits....

Samantha Fish releases Dream Girl music video

17 mei 2020|Videos|

Phenomenally talented blues guitarist and singer-songwriter Samantha Fish has launched the official music video for her latest single “Dream Girl.” Taken from Samantha’s latest studio album “Kill Or Be Kind”, which received rave reviews when released in September 2019, “Dream Girl” is a sublime track that showcases the more downtempo side of Samantha’s eclectic musical palate. Watch & Listen now!

Neil Young – Homegrown: Never Known To Fail

17 mei 2020|Releases|

Neil Young puts it best: "This album is the unheard bridge between Harvest and Comes a Time". Recorded between June 1974 and January 1975, Homegrown was intended to come out in 1975 before Neil cancelled the release. The album has remained unreleased until now...

Blues Album Top 20 Week 20

14 mei 2020|Nieuws|

This week's top-selling blues albums in Europe with on number one: Robert Cray - That’s What I Heard. Also in this week's album chart the latest releases of Robert Jon & The Wreck, The Teskey Brothers and Joe Bonamassa.

Recensie: Jose Ramirez – Here I Come

13 mei 2020|Recensies|

Dat José Ramirez een begaafd gitarist is, die over een aangename en goede stem beschikt wisten we al langer. Op dit album leren we hem ook kennen als een excellent songwriter. ‘Here I Am’ is een erg knap album, dat ik elke muziekliefhebber kan aanbevelen.

Elmore James – Hits and Rarities (LP)

12 mei 2020|Releases|

Fire Records owner Bobby Robinson got these propulsive performances out of the Chicago slide-guitar god in the early '60s. Includes So Unkind; My Kind of Woman; I Gotta Go Now; Pickin' the Blues; Hand in Hand; Dust My Broom; My Baby's Gone; So Unkind; Person to Person , and more blistering blues!

Phil Bee Solo Album ‘Against the Wind’

11 mei 2020|Releases|

De Nederlandse zanger en songwriter Phil Bee kon in de Corona tijd toch niet stil zitten. Hij gebruikte de ‘lockdown’ om zich 4 weken op te sluiten in de ‘Castle Studios’ in Mheer om deze CD op te nemen. Het resultaat: ‘Against the Wind’. Nummers met een tijdsgeest uit de jaren ’60-’70 van de vorige eeuw. Klassiekers met een eigen sausje van de gelauwerde Nederlandse blues/soul zanger.

Mojo Buford – Mojo Workin’

11 mei 2020|Releases|

A lost studio recording from a legendary blues man! Bluesman George “Mojo” Buford started blowing the harmonica in his teens, eventually linking up to tour with fellow Mississippian Muddy Waters. Adopting his nickname from ravenous crowds requesting Muddy’s “Got My Mojo Working,” Buford gained the attention of some gifted young rockers (including lead guitarist of The Trashmen!), who steered him into the studio for three smokin’ ‘69 sessions–the results of which we’re finally hearing for the first time!

Jose Ramirez – Here I Come

8 mei 2020|Releases|

The Jose Ramirez Band recently won second place at The Blues Foundation 2020 International Blues Challenge in Memphis. The new album was recently recorded in Austin, TX under the production of blues guitar legend Anson Funderburgh and mixed by Grammy Award Winner Stuart Sullivan.

Bob Dylan – Rough And Rowdy Ways

8 mei 2020|Releases|

Bob Dylan will release his first album of original songs in eight years, Rough and Rowdy Ways, on June 19th. Dylan dropped a third song from the album, the swaggering, guitar-heavy “False Prophet,” which follows “Murder Most Foul” and “I Contain Multitudes.”