The End Machine start at the beginning This is a great album of quality heavy rock…way better than some ‘names’ are releasing at the moment. So if you like guitar driven, 80s flavoured and crafted qualities in your rock, give this a listen
Burning Rain decide to Face The Music if you like heavy rock with blues underpinnings, then this is a damn good selection in a crowded market. Aldrich’s experience in so many great bands has obviously informed a lot of this album and his skill shines through.
Jimmie Vaughan pleads Baby Please Come Home As JV has always said: “music is not about what it is labelled, but rather how it makes the listener feel”.
Vin Mott stocks and shares Rogue Trader The band is a solid and capable backing for the harp that never overplays or overstays …it’s a welcome addition to the collection and one I will return to regularly.
Blind Raccoon Nola Blues Collection Volume 1 This is, therefore, a great album for introductions to some high-quality acts from the Nola Blue and Blind Raccoon roster…there isn’t a bad track here
Emerald Sabbath pay tribute to the Black version - So…if you like tribute albums, then this is as good as most and better than a lot.
Dee Miller Band wears a Leopard Print Dress embodies blues, soul and good old-fashioned R’n’B across original compositions and some surprising covers
Wille and The Bandits Path takes them to Islington - The word eclectic often gets misused but not in the case of Wille and the Bandits who take a variety of rich ingredients from the past and put it into their particular blender to produce an imaginative take on the blues that is totally original. Catch them when you can.
Katie Knipp advises to Take It With You her fifth album; the good news is that it’s bluesier than ever. Bringing together differing styles and genres, mixed them up and turned them into a really enjoyable album of passion and care is more than welcome.
Picture The Roads We Ride a soundtrack to a film noir as by two quality musicians Wily Bo Walker and ED Brayshaw deliver a superb album