Billy F Gibbons

Interview: Billy F Gibbons

17 november 2018|Categories: Interviews|Tags: , |

Gibbons writes with a drumbeat backing playing in his head, and a strong bass backbeat always in mind, before reaching for his guitar to flesh out the song and put meat on its musical bones: ‘I usually start with a drumbeat and fill in the gaps with some guitar here and there, though sometimes I start with some words and build around that, maybe a theme,’ he confirms.

Blues Magazine Radio 130 I Album Tip: Billy F Gibbons – The Big Bad Blues

26 september 2018|Categories: Blues Magazine Radio|Tags: , |

Also in this mix new songs and releases from: The Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Trudy Lynn, Jim Alchin, Mark Hummel, John Primer, Louis Mezzasoma, Two Timer, Big Kettle Drum, Seth Lee Jones, Graveyard, Jay Willie Blues Band, Jim Lauderdale, The Dice, Vanessa Peters, R.L. Boyce, Richard Thompson, Robert Lee Coleman, Black Joe Lewis And The Honeybears, Will Wilde. Enjoy!

Recensie: Billy F Gibbons – Big Bad Blues

11 september 2018|Categories: Recensies|Tags: |

With 'Big Bad Blues', Gibbons has delivered his second solo effort in recent years and shown his maturity and understanding of what makes for a damn good sound. This is an album that may surprise some of Gibbons’ followers, with, at times, a sensitivity seldom heard on the ZZ Top hi-energy scale. But with this guy’s pedigree, we can hardly be surprised when he turns out a truly inspired and inspiring release that is bound to be a huge international success.

Concertverslag : Supersonic Blues Machine ft. Billy Gibbons – TivoliVredenburg, Utrecht 9 Juli 2018

12 juli 2018|Categories: Concertverslagen|Tags: , , |

Goed was het dan ook dat ze met Elevate en zeker bij Hard Times lieten horen dat ze uit het juiste blues rock hout gesneden te zijn. Zeker Hard Times werd vol passie gebracht door Kris Barras, in de solo alles uit de kast halend op zijn rug spelend en met zijn tanden. Dit is wat het publiek graag ziet. Het is dan ook een nummer dat dicht bij zijn eigen werk ligt.