A Winter’s Tale as Edgar pays tribute to Brother Johnny a wonderful album that, although I tend to stick to the originals whilst enjoying the tributes occasionally…this one is so good, it may not supplant Johnny’s versions, but it is already on repeat. An excellent and fitting tribute to an amazing talent by some amazing talents.
Dom Martin leads A Savage Life - a wonderful album of blues and blues-rock performed by a trio of musicians who understand the blues and each other and combine to make a powerful statement.
Wille & The Bandits live review: Elsewhere, Margate. The new four-piece band delivered the music, and the new album When the World Stood Still captivated
Dare travel the Road To Eden a wonderful album of quality Melodic Rock…and cliche free! The band are out in tour October 2022
Bernie Marsden unveils Black Cat Moan single from the forthcoming album Trios. An evening with Bernie launching Chess & Kings on Vinyl 12th May
Bobby Gentilo go-goes solo a great listen with genre blending blues and very capable musicianship. Importantly, it shows how blues continues to form and inform every kind of music and Bobby Gentilo should be applauded for bringing these styles together so successfully
Bananafish in Boston a great album for music lovers who enjoy genre-blending with purpose and poise. There isn’t a pigeonhole for this wonderful, wide-ranging and thoroughly enjoyable record.
Mike Guldin is all about Tumblin’ - a wonderful and varied album with blues at its heart assembled across fifteen tracks and seven studios with a wealth of talent on display. Well worth a listen.
Gales and Bryant Guitars conquer 1865 Southampton Danny Bryant opened for Eric Gales showcasing his latest album Crown
Bubba and the Big Bad Blues are Drifting a wonderful, varied and always entertaining album of blues with rock that is well worth seeking out.