The Blues has been in Risager’s bloodstream ever since he, at the age of 10, heard something absolutely magical.
World Premiere Track: “You Never Can Tell” Featuring Robben Ford From Mike Zito’s Rock n’ Roll – A Tribute to Chuck Berry
My first call was to Robben Ford to play guitar on this iconic track.
A blend of Mississippi Hill Country blues, European born rock n roll, a stable full of uber-talented musicians, all led by a powerhouse woman who clearly gets what she wants, and gives us what we love.
‘Texas Honey’ proves once again the soulful vocal, burn-it-down fretwork and heart-on-sleeve songcraft of Venable has made Texas hers for the taking.
Pejak’s “Nature of the Blues,” the album’s lead-off track, is a 60s surf-inspired song, with vocals that purr and funky electric piano from another era.
St. Louis, and Houston (because hey, what’s blues without a wee bit of Texas in there somewhere?) flavor his blues. Rock and Roll and Country can clearly be heard in there as well.