Walker, Robson, and Katz do an incredible job perfectly re-creating a classic blues sound. On ‘Journeys to the Heart of the Blues’ they’ve crafted the perfect omelet for your ears.
‘When I Rise’ works not just because of its variety, but also because of the performances. Morin’s voice is exciting and his guitar playing impressive.
Blue & Lonesome Duo is made up of singer/harmonica player Ronnie Owens, of Li’l Ronnie & the Grand Dukes, and singer/guitarist Gordon Harrower, he too of the Grand Dukes, but also of Rattlesnake Shake.
Lebo has written some nice songs and, along with a talented band, brings them to life. It’s a fun, solid album showing off some old school cool.
This kind of music is often called swamp pop, which is accurate because it sounds like the blues transformed into an airboat chase.
Lynn is over seventy years old but sings like this is her debut. With a voice like hers, it would be easy for her to coast on natural ability alone…
Everything you need to know about the Steve Krase Band‘s wonderful Just Waitin’ is in “The Ballad of Jed Clampett,” the album’s fifth track. To