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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 […]