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Music Reviews

This is the all-encompassing section to review anything music-related.

Book Excerpt: A Selection From Twist Turner Autobiography ‘Blues With a Twist’

"You wouldn’t find this place on any blues tourist map. The white musicians on the Northside largely had no idea it existed, or if they did, they didn’t really understand what was going on there. This place should have been a national treasure!"
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Debut Album From Allman Goldflies Band is Their ‘Second Chance’

Producer James Fairs said, "Allman Goldflies Band hold a card in one of the best decks around." Yes sir, and it's an ace!
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Author Greg Yawman Takes Us to ‘The Summer of the Terraplane Blues’

'The Summer of the Terraplane Blues,' devoted to the life, myth and music of Robert Johnson, creates a living blues musician.

Tampa Bay Blues Festival Sunday Revives Gallagher and Brings the Heat

Knowles was channeling Gallagher and was right there on the knife's edge of having the Irish rocker himself burst forth from the guitar.
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Rita Coolidge Makes Us Feel ‘Safe in the Arms of Time’

We're more than excited about Rita Coolidge being back in the music scene. 'Safe in the Arms of Time' is her key to a whole new generation.

AJ Ghent Serves the Songs on ‘The Neo Blues Project’

This EP is about strong songs that are supported by fantastic, tasteful playing. One cannot help but look forward to his next, full-length studio album.

Bluesfest Byron Bay DAY FIVE

Between the blues, beverages, and sunshine, it was hard to say goodbye to Bluesfest 2018.

Bluesfest Byron Bay DAY THREE

Jackson Browne mixed new songs with the old and the audience was under his spell from start to finish.

Bluesfest Byron Bay DAY TWO

Over in the Delta tent, Bobby Rush, the sassiest and downright sexiest 85 year old on the scene, was thrusting his way through a dynamite set.

Bluesfest Byron Bay DAY ONE

To witness Steve Cropper and co. play one of their earliest and greatest hits was exhilarating. They're a band of true professionals and some of the most gifted musicians on the planet.
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