Joe Bonamassa performed a masterclass in the blues for the 10th Anniversary of his seminal Royal Albert Hall gig. It is fair to say that this was two-hours and fifteen minutes of the blues and blues rock at its best.
It is originality with a ‘hint of familiarity’ as the band weave their way through various musical styles
I like to establish a relationship with the guitar. I have to have a connection with the guitar. It’s like a woman, do you want a real relationship with love or just a one night stand!
It was pretty amazing to see the transition from that into what he would become one of the most iconic blues guitarist of all times.
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 […]
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 […]
Kris Barras works hard …. VERY hard…whether it is through his previous life as a mixed martial artist or through his full-time career now, as the celebrated Prince of blues and one of the top 15 blues guitarists in the world, as voted by readers of Music Radar/Total Guitar Magazine.
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 […]
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 […]