Interviews

Gary Hoey on His New CD, Neon Highway Blues – It Makes Me Feel Like Being on the Road which is the Essence of the Blues!

Interview : Robert Cavuoto Early this year Gary Hoey released his latest blues creation, Neon Highway Blues via Mascot Label Group/ Provogue Records. The self-produced album features 11 soulful blues tracks by Gary with appearances by Eric Gales, Lance Lopez, Josh Smith and Gary’s son, Ian. Many of the blues songs on Neon Highway Blues are […]

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Kent Blues Collective Festival – Gillingham, Kent – 29 September 2018

Words & Pictures: Jon Theobold / Jon Theobald Photography When I originally heard that a new blues festival was taking place in Gillingham – where I grew up – at a school with somewhat of a reputation at that time, I was in parts excited, curious and slightly nervous. On arriving at the newly-named Woodlands Arts […]

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The Ghost And The Machine – Red Rain Tires Review

Post blues soundscapes for the soul. Released by: Noise Appeal Records Release Date: 28 September 2018 Genre: Blues , Post Blues Links: www.the-ghost-and-the-machine.com Line Up: Andi Lechner – Resonator guitar, vocals Heidi Fial – Double bass, vocals Matthias Macht – Drums Tracklist: 1. Falling 2. Dirty Mind 3. Blue Day / Yellow City 4. Caroline […]

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Billy F Gibbons The Big Bad Blues Review

A must have for any blues devotee. Released by:  Snakefarm Records Release Date: 21st of September Genre: Blues, Blues Rock Links:  https://www.billygibbons.com Line Up: Billy F Gibbons: Guitar, Harp & Vox James Harman: Additional Harmonica Joe Hardy: Fender Bass Guitar Greg Morrow & Matt Sorum: Drums Mike Flanigin: Keyboards  Tracklist:  (all songs by Billy F […]

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Ben Poole – Anytime You Need Me Review

A soulful and mature album that is a must have for any fan of the contemporary blues scene. Released by: Manhaton Records Release Date: September 14, 2018 Genre: Blues Links:  http://benpooleband.com Line Up: Ben Poole: Guitars, Vocals & Backing Vocals Beau Barnard: Bass Wayne Proctor: Drums Ross Stanley: Hammond Organ, Wurlitzer, Piano, Synths Tracklist: Anytime You […]