CD Review: Walter Trout ~ Battle Scars

Walter Trout Battle Scars Provogue/Mascot Label Group Walter Trout’s, Battle Scars is an album that narrates a journey few have been on and even less people have reached the other side, no wonder the album is dark, heartfelt and uplifting it is stunning in every dimension. The album opens with a slow darkly intense number … Read more…

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E.P. Review: Rob Richings ~ Half Way Up

Rob Richings Half Way Up Crescent Records RELEASE DATE 20th November 2015 This four track EP is a delightful taster of the power of singer songwriter Rob Richings, and like any taster it whets the appetite and you are left wanting more, already anticipating a full length debut album of magical delights, which one is … Read more…

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CD Review: Ole Frimer Band ~ Live at Blues Baltica

Ole Frimer Band Live at Blues Baltica LongLife Records This is an album that does exactly what it says on the cover. A live album recorded at a blues festival in Eutin, Germany, Ole Firmer Band have produced a mighty fine album celebrating the blues with six tracks selected from the bands original repertoire. Completing … Read more…

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Martin Harley ~ On Tour in UK 2015

MARTIN HARLEY AND DANIEL KIMBRO With the wonderful album LIVE AT SOUTHERN GROUND Out now on CD, Vinyl & DL Read what Bluesdoodles said HERE this is just a snippet – “The whole album is as perfect as a sun ripened peach full of juicy musical snippets and lyrics that keep the music rooted in … Read more…

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Steve Hackett ~ Live at Colston Hall October 2015

Steve Hackett Acolyte to Wolflight with Genesis Revisited Tour Colston Hall, Bristol 28th October 2015 Tonight it is Bristol on the final leg of Steve Hackett’s latest tour, who are treated to an evening of Prog Rock in two halves, the first set a celebration of the solo career of Steve Hackett from his first … Read more…

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Jared James Nichols and Glenn Hughes Live @ Robin 2

Special Guest Jared James Nichols and Glenn Hughes Robin 2, Bilston 26th October 2015   Monday night and the Robin 2 was jammed to the rafters for the opening act Jared James Nichols from Wisconsin USA hit the first resounding chord and we knew that this was going to be a show of rock infused … Read more…

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CD Review: O’Connor, McSherry & Graham ~ Ulaid

  Donal O’Connor – John McSherry – Sean Og Graham ULaid Independent Release Date 23rd October 2015 Many weave Celtic/Irish traditional music into their acoustic, rock and progressive music due to the melodic, beat music that is drenched in an infectious beat. This is an album that is one hundred percent authentic it is the … Read more…

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EP Review: Lucy Zirins ~ What’s In Front Of Me

Lucy Zirins What’s In Front Of Me Gingersnap Music   There has been a long wait for follow-up of recorded music from Lucy Zirins, her debut album Chasing Clocks set the bar high.  This is a snug little E.P. What’s In Front Of Me is a signpost of a future that shines bright as Lucy … Read more…

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Walter Trout Is Back New Album and UK Tour

BLUES GUITAR VIRTUOSO WALTER TROUT TRIUMPHANTLY RETURNS WITH NEW STUDIO ALBUM, BATTLE SCARS PROVOGUE RECORDS/MASCOT LABEL GROUP Released to the world 23 OCTOBER 2015 Added bonus on Tour U.K. November 2015    Listen – Pre Order – Book Tickets as simple as 1-2-3! BATTLE SCARS TRACK LIST Almost Gone Omaha Prelude Omaha Tomorrow Seems So Far … Read more…

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CD Reviews: Danni Nicholls ~ Mockingbird Lane

Danni Nicholls Mockingbird Lane Danni Nicholls Music Release Date – October 23rd 2015 This second album confirms that Danni Nicholls has a voice that roots her in the category of singer/songwriter, writing lyrics with narrative, melodies that get the feet tapping and vocals that are as sweet as golden sunshine drenched mornings. Her relaxed, laid … Read more…

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