John Mayall Breaks the Blues Wide Open with a New Live Album

What can be said about a legend like John Mayall? His history has been exhaustively covered and yet, for me, most articles have been a constant source of annoyance in that nearly all of them have concentrated on his recruiting and then losing stars of the future. Yes, of course, this has been important, and … Read more…

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As Walter Trout says, We Are All In This Together

As Walter Trout says, We Are All In This Together     As Walter Trout says, We Are All In This Together.  The love of the Blues unites music lovers around the world. The Blues has an unchanging heart and Walter Trout is a giant in the world of electric guitar fuelled blues.  Walter’s latest … Read more…

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British Blues Talk About That With John Mayall

British Blues Talk About That With John Mayall     The latest release from the Godfather of British Blues, John Mayall who isn’t returning to the Blues like others, he hasn’t ever left. Building his career with critically acclaimed albums among them the 1966 album known as The Beano (Blues Breakers with Eric Clapton). Talk … Read more…

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Live In 1967 – Vol 2 John Mayall Bluesbreakers

Live In 1967 – Vol 2 John Mayall Bluesbreakers Second volume of thirteen tracks that captures a moment in time 1967 and the British Blues revolution. May have just been re-visited by Joe Bonamassa but this is the real deal John Mayall and The Bluesbreakers performing live at various locations. This short-lived and exciting ground … Read more…

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Bluesdoodles – Pick Of The Bunch 2015

Pick Of The Bunch 2015 ~ The order is random all are brilliant and in with a shout for the Bluesdoodles Dozen of 2015.. These are from the albums I have listened to and reviewed throughout 2015 – this is my subjective collection happy for others to disagree. Bluesdoodles wants to thank every artist who … Read more…

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CD Review: John Mayall ~ Find A Way To Care

John Mayall Find A Way To Care Forty Below Records   This is the second album on Forty Below Records and Eric Corne producing a studio album that sparkles with polished keyboard chords that hum along with the harp and the octogenarian’s vocals that deliver blues that curls around and embraces the lyrics. The album … Read more…

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John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers – ‘Live in 1967’ – Vinyl

John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers – ‘Live in 1967’, is now available on VINYL via Forty Below Records. The vinyl version of the album comes six months after the successful release of the CD and is presented as a special double LP, pressed on 140-gram vinyl. It is released in gatefold form and the inside contains large … Read more…

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CD Review: John Mayall & The Bluesbreakers ~ Live In ‘67

John Mayall & The Bluesbreakers Live In 1967 Forty Below Records Release 20th April 2015 This is an album that celebrates the late sixties and what was so great about the music being created and played in clubs across the land, here we have a bought to life rare, live recordings, never heard before of … Read more…

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