Doug MacLeod – the multi-award winning blues/roots musician & storyteller – reached Number 1 on the IBBA (Independent Blues Broadcasters Association) UK playlist chart for April high-profile blues-related airplay Doug has been listened to & enjoyed by, a myriad of music lovers!
Doug exciting U.K. Tour where you can hear live tracks from his current Album Exactly Like This has been receiving rave reviews – bluesdoodles loved the album read the review HERE we said… third album….keeps your musical ear appreciatively engaged.
”One of the very best acoustic blues exponents in the world… strongly recommended” – Blues In The Northwest
”… a superb album, from a genuine blues troubadour. A truly authentic voice.” - Chophouse, BluesDebut.com
”… an eleven track masterpiece… A marvelous album from a marvelous musician.“ - Ian Patience – Music News Nashville
Exactly Like This’ is the IBBA (Independent Blues Broadcasters Association (UK)) Pick Of The Month for April!.
Read all about his musical journey, lots of background and an interesting read in this months issue of Blues In Britain Doug also has a 2-page interview & feature in this months issue of Blues In Britain Magazine. It is well-worth a read.
Friday 15th May, Worthing Pier’s Southern Pavillion
Saturday 16th May, Dart Music Festival (2 shows)
Monday 18th May, Upper Brailes, Warwickshire – The Gate Inn
Friday 22nd May, Isle of Man – Big Wheel Blues Festival
Saturday 23rd May, Hemel Hempstead – Old Town Hall
Sunday 24th May, Poynton Legion, near Manchester – Bluefunk
Monday 25th May, Lingfield, Surrey – The Red Barn
Tuesday 26th May, Camden, London – Blues Kitchen,
Wednesday 27th May, Rochester, Kent – Bottleneck Blues Club,
Friday 29th May, near Warwick – Sheep Dip Sessions, near Warwick
Saturday 30th May,near Warwick – Sheep Dip Workshop
Sunday 31st May, Holton-le-Moor, Lincolnshire – The Hope Tavern,
Tuesday 2nd June, South Woodchester, Gloucstershire – The Convent
Wednesday 3rd June, Bath Fringe Festival
Thursday 4th June, Norwich – The Murderers
Friday 5th June London – Fairkytes Arts Centre
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Based in Southern California, Doug is an incredible Americana, blues and folk singer-songwriter-storyteller; his music touches the heart and soul. An abused child, Doug’s early life was tough and he suffered from a crippling stutter. It was only when he found the blues – or the blues found him – that he was able to overcome his childhood adversity. Douglearned his craft from the masters, his mentors and friends – he lived the music, survived the life, and carries forth this valuable tradition.
Doug is the winner of dozens of awards including two Blues Music Awards in 2014 and two Blues Blast Music Awards in 2013 and he’s spent a long career on the road working with some of the greats of the blues music scene; his songs have been covered by numerous artists including Albert Collins, Albert King and Eva Cassidy.
Doug MacLeod is known for his superb songwriting, guitar wizardry, warm soulful vocals, his wit and charm; all of which contribute to his unforgettable live performances.