September warmth fading as Music heats up autumn last Monday in September does not disappoint with great tours and music to excite your ears
Elly Wininger promises The Blues Never End a great listen for quality acoustic blues from someone who really understands the genre and its many twists and turns and how to transpose that understanding into a modern take on covers and originals.
How Could I asks Kentucky Headhunters today! as they release a single from the forthcoming album The Kentucky Headhunters
The Porkroll Project are cooking on Papa Didn’t Raise Me Right a great listen for some quality bluesy rock, rock’n’roll and blues performed impeccably by a band that know each other so well.
Daniels & Miller & Marsh support Denver on What We Did a great listen for some surprising covers executed impeccably by a quality band. Not so much of the blues but still plenty to be enjoyed as those choices were informed by the very special cause the performances were in aid of.
Happy Doodle Monday with lots of music and fun, and Othello shares there are changes afoot over at Doodle towers
Flash Fiction: Black coffee with lavender honey by Caroline Gonda published as part of Doodle-zine Issue 1 - Submissions open for Issue 2
Flash Fiction: I'm With the Band by Fiona McKay published as part of Doodle-zine Issue 1 - Submissions open for Issue 2
Joanne Shaw Taylor Spinning Blues on The Blues Album a Stupendous album that may be covers, but one that also illustrates how perfect a musician Joanne is and how she continues to grow and brings the blues bang up to date by using her smoky vocals and stunning techniques to brilliant effect.
Five Points Gang have an APB on Wanted a great listen for an album of quality blues with a few other flavours mixed subtly in. It may not be earth-shatteringly new but they feed their influences and write new old songs: that is very difficult to do and they do it very well.