Bobby Rush - Rawer Than Raw

Bobby Rush – Rawer Than Raw

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Bobby Rush returns to roots on new album 'Rawer Than Raw,' due out August 28 on Deep Rush/Thirty Tigers. Grammy winner’s popular acoustic concerts inspire stripped-down tribute to the rich blues history of Mississippi On August 28, 2020, Grammy-winning blues icon Bobby Rush will release Rawer Than Raw, a stripped down, acoustic tribute to the rich blues history of Mississippi featuring songs from a handful of blues greats from his adopted home state. The record, on the 86-year-old’s ... Verder lezen
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Mr. Handy’s Blues – From Preacher’s Son to Father of the Blues

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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” ... Verder lezen
Recensie: Bobby Rush - Sitting On Top Of The Blues

Recensie: Bobby Rush – Sitting On Top Of The Blues

Recensies
Hij mag dan 85 jaar zijn maar Bobby Rush flikt het hem nog steeds!! Zijn nieuwe album nestelt zich namelijk direct aan de top van de soulblues divisie. De jaren hebben hoorbaar nog steeds niets van zijn vitaliteit en kwaliteiten afgesnoept want Bobby klinkt op dit album even jong en krachtig als zijn veel jongere collegae. Bobby Rush heeft met dit album een verpletterende, vitale indruk gemaakt! ... Verder lezen
New Album Bobby Rush - Sitting On Top Of The Blues

New Album Bobby Rush – Sitting On Top Of The Blues

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Blues legend Bobby Rush may be 'Sitting on Top of the Blues,' the title of his new album set for release Aug. 16, but his brand of blues is for anything but sitting. ... Verder lezen
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Bobby Rush – Porcupine Meat

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BOBBY RUSH SIGNS TO ROUNDER RECORDS; FIRST NEW ALBUM, PORCUPINE MEAT, SLATED FOR SEPTEMBER 16 RELEASE. With special guests Dave Alvin, Joe Bonamassa, Keb’ Mo’, and Vasti Jackson, and backing from the New Orleans “A” team, album cements Bobby Rush’s legacy as blues’ most vital artist of his generation ... Verder lezen
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Interview: Bobby Rush

Interviews
Hijzelf omschrijft het als ‘niet opnieuw het wiel te willen uitvinden maar het soepeler te laten draaien’. De multi-instrumentalist schroomde bijvoorbeeld niet om uitstapjes te maken naar de Zydeco, Funk en Hiphop of gebruik te maken van een synthesizer. Tot overmaat van ramp werden zelfs regelmatig pikant geklede danseressen aan zijn shows toegevoegd. ... Verder lezen
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Bobby Rush 4-CD box set ‘Chicken Heads’ collects 50 years and 20+ labels

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Chicken Heads: A 50-Year History of Bobby Rush box set contains nearly five hours of music with 32-page booklet, noted by Bill Dahl, with quotes from Mavis Staples, Keb’ Mo’, Elvin Bishop, Leon Huff, Al Bell and more ... Verder lezen
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Release : Bobby Rush – Down in Louisiana

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Bobby Rush’s new Down in Louisiana, out February 19, 2013 on Deep Rush Productions through Thirty Tigers, is the work of a funky fire-breathing legend. Its 11 songs revel in the grit, grind and soul that’s been the blues innovator’s trademark since the 1960s, when he stood shoulder to shoulder on the stages of Chicago with Muddy Waters, Howlin’ Wolf, Little Walter and other giants ... Verder lezen