“Soul Explosion” refers to the period in 1969 when Stax was rebuilding itself as an independent label, after leaving Atlantic Records and its music catalog behind.
The Rolling Stones are grateful for their fans for bearing with them whilst the US and Canada dates of the No Filter Tour were re-scheduled.
Gibbons, who just won a Blues Music Award in the category of Rock Blues Album of the Year for his latest, 'The Big Bad Blues', was the spark that ignited Supersonic Blues Machine in the first place.
"All of these songs stemmed from important issues and topics worldwide that really resonated with me during the time we were recording the project." - Keb' Mo'
With just 4 members, they produce a sound that is much bigger than the sum of their parts.
“You can’t make a hit record. You do the best you can and hope it’ll be a hit.” - Bobby Rush
Whether he's the salvation of the genre, or merely its next great fulmination remains to be heard. But we'll tell you that not having the album Kingfish by Christone Ingram in your collection is a crime against music.