Chris Antonik 728×90

Album Reviews

Texas style blues with Marc Benno and The West Side Horns

Marc Benno has released another album "I Got It Bad" to add to his already bulging body of work. According to my calculations this is the 18th album released by Marc Benno. He has...
Shemekia Copeland

Alligator Releases Shemekia Copeland "Deluxe Edition"

Shemekia Copeland sings straight from the soul. Delivering her songs with an amazing intensity and maturity, she's come to be one of the finest, most-acclaimed female blues and R&B singer of her generation...
Roomfull of Blues - Hook Line and Sinker

Totally Hooked on "Hook, Line and Sinker" from "Roomful Of Blues"

The party starts as soon as you look at the cover of the new CD from Roomful Of Blues. Come to think of it, I think I voted for this cover design on the...
Gregg Allman - Low Country Blues

Gregg Allman's New Album "Low Country Blues" is Spectacular Blues

Gregg Allman's new album Low Country Blues is, in a word, phenomenal.

Walter Trout's "Common Ground" Knocks the Blues on it's Ear!

Typically, if it says "Walter Trout", it's going to be good. "Common Ground" exceeds all of those expectations!

Dogs & Bones' "2.1" is funky!

Dogs & Bones is six tracks of swampy, smokey, hard driving blues-rock. The band has a sweet stripped down style with, primarily, simply a guitar, drums, and base with the occasional harmonica interspersed into...

"I Like It A Lot" Blues Buddha CD review

The first thing that jumped out at me was this booming, powerful voice. Tom Dudley, The Blues Buddha, is definitely a very talented singer with incredible range. He seems to float all over the...
Boo Boo Davis - Aint Gotta Dime

Boo Boo Davis "Aint Gotta Dime" CD Review

In the summer of 2009 the trio played a string of big blues & jazz festivals all over Europe. During those long travels they got a lot of ideas for new songs. So in...

Dudley Taft "Left For Dead" Album Review

Goatee-bearded Dudley Taft, 44, has learned his trade with great observation and dedication during spells with Sweet Water and Second Coming, and it's paid off handsomely.
Chris Harper - Four Aces and a Harp

"Four Aces and a Harp" is Chicago Blues Meets Delta All Over Again!

Four Aces and a Harp is an uncompromising blues album that puts it's best foot forward. It's no surprise that the album is simply great; it's packed with some of the biggest blues talent in the industry.
- Advertisement -
Paramount 300×250