VizzTone is proud to present the first THREE releases from Bob Corritore’s new “FROM THE VAULTS” series — including previously unavailable and unreleased gems from Corritore’s vast master tape archives, produced by Bob for his Southwest Musical Arts Foundation, and released through the VizzTone label group.
Bob Corritore’s “From the Vaults” Series
Dave Riley & Bob Corritore – Travelin’ the Dirt Road (2020.10.23)
A deluxe reissue of the 2007 debut album, featuring extra songs from the original compositions
The Mississippi-meets-Chicago team of blues singer/guitarist Dave Riley and harmonica ace/blues music producer Bob Corritore has become a fifteen year blues institution. Travelin’ the Dirt Road demonstrates a natural musical chemistry and friendship, and is pure down-home blues.
Kid Ramos & Bob Corritore – Phoenix Blues (2020.11.13)
Guitarist Kid Ramos and harmonica player/producer Bob Corritore collaborated on four powerful studio recording sessions in Phoenix from the late 1990’s to early 2000’s. These sessions were built around some great vocalists: Henry Gray, Nappy Brown, Big Pete Pearson, Chico Chism, Doctor Fish and Chief Schabuttie Gilliame.
Henry Gray & Bob Corritore – Cold Chills (2020.12.04)
Legendary blues piano master Henry Gray and harmonica ace Bob Corritore joined forces in 1996 with regular trips to Bob’s Phoenix nightclub, the Rhythm Rhythm and to the recording studio. These shows and sessions continued until 2018 when Henry was no longer able to fly per doctor’s orders. This collection provides a 14 song serving of some of the great sessions that these two collaborated on over a 22 year period! In addition to eight Henry Gray vocal features, special guests John Brim, Tail Dragger, Eddie Taylor Jr., Jimi Primetime Smith, Chief Schabuttie Gilliame all add to the blues magic!