Mr. Handy’s Blues – From Preacher’s Son to Father of the Blues

27 december 2019|Releases|

Feature length documentary about W.C. Handy, known affectionately as “The Father of the Blues” now available on DVD. The film features artists from around the world talking about and performing songs composed by W.C. Handy. The list includes Bobby Rush, Taj Mahal, Ghost Town Blues Band, and many others. We also have archival footage of Bessie Smith performing “St. Louis Blues”.

Dave Warmerdam Band – Play

26 december 2019|Releases|

Ze wonnen de Dutch Blues Challenge 2019 en zullen in januari 2020 Nederland vertegenwoordigen bij de International Blues Challenge in Memphis! Op 24 november jl. heeft de Dave Warmerdam Band in JJ Musichouse opnames gemaakt voor een live-CD.

Tom Waits – The Acting Years

21 december 2019|Videos|

In honor of Tom Waits recent 70th birthday, film journalist Leigh Singer created a video essay looking at Waits’ many movie roles and how his music, stories and personas connect with the offbeat character roles he has played on stage and in film. He picks his personal top five roles from the many Waits has taken on since first appearing with Sylvester Stallone in Paradise Alley in 1978.

Bernard Allison – Songs From The Road

19 december 2019|Releases|

Released in January 2020 as a CD/DVD set on Ruf Records, Bernard Allison's Songs From The Road is a live snapshot so raw and real that hearing it feels like hanging off the security barrier of Dortmund’s Musiktheater Piano club when Bernard and his crack-squad band hit town last October 23rd. On Songs From The Road, the result is a glorious exchange of energy between band and crowd – and evidence that Luther’s old philosophy is burning brighter than ever.

Tuckerville 2020

18 december 2019|Concert, Tour & Festival Nieuws|

Guus Meeuwis, Krezip, Danny Vera en Suzan & Freek reizen op 12 september 2020 af naar het Twentse festival Tuckerville. Dat maakte Ilse DeLange vanmorgen bekend. De zangeres speelt zelf vanzelfsprekend ook weer op haar eigen Tuckerville. De voorverkoop start aanstaande zaterdag 21 december om 10:00 uur.

Verslag: Flirting With The Blues – Theater Flint, Amersfoort 13 December 2019

18 december 2019|Concertverslagen|

Tijdens Siftin' Thru Ashes horen we het krachtige drumwerk van Evan goed terug in zijn powervolle solo, terwijl Jonny met zijn toetsenspel hier wederom een fantastische basis voor legt. Matt's melodische, vloeiende stijl van gitaarspelen hebben hem tot één van de meeste populaire bluesgitaristen gemaakt. Drie magistrale muzikanten staan hier, een genot om naar te luisteren.

Ribs & Blues 2020

18 december 2019|Concert, Tour & Festival Nieuws|

Ribs & Blues - Pinksterweekend in Raalte: Zaterdag 30 mei, zondag 31 mei en maandag 1 juni 2020. Met o.a. DANNY VERA - JULIAN SAS PLAYS HENDRIX - DANNY BRYANT - STILL BELIEVE - RALPH DE JONG-BAND OF FRIENDS ft. Davy Knowles- DRIVE BY TRUCKERS - DAVE WARMERDAM BAND.