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Reverend Freakchild – Hillbilly Zen-Punk Blues | Album Review

Oct 05, 2015Comments off

Reverend Freakchild - Hillbilly Zen-Punk Blues Treated and Released Records CD: 10 Songs; 37:31 Minutes Styles: Drone/Trance Blues, Acoustic Blues, Folk When yours truly opened up the CD case of New York City-based Reverend Freakchild’s third


The Bush League – Didn’t See This Coming | Album Review

Oct 04, 2015Comments off

The Bush League - Didn’t See This Coming Self-Produced CD: 8 Songs; 64:06 Minutes Styles: Contemporary Electric Blues Rock and Hard Rock An old saying goes, “You can’t judge a book by its cover.” Here’s a


Zoë Schwarz Blue Commotion – I’ll Be Yours Tonight (Live) | Album Review

Oct 03, 2015Comments off

Zoë Schwarz Blue Commotion – I’ll Be Yours Tonight (Live) 33 Records 12 tracks / 60:52 Sometimes bands release live albums when they have not recorded anything new in a while and they need


The Lucky Losers – A Winning Hand-Album Review | Album Review

Oct 02, 2015Comments off

The Lucky Losers - A Winning Hand West Tone Records 12 songs time-58:04 Great googly-moogly where has the glorious and dynamic duo of Cathy Lemons and Phil Berkowitz been all my life? Cathy Lemons’ strong and


Issue 9-40 October 1, 2015

Oct 01, 2015Comments off

Cover photo by Marilyn Stringer © 2015  In This Issue  Terry Mullins has our feature interview with the toughest girl alive, Candye Kane. We have 5 music reviews for you including reviews of music by The


Daddy Mack Blues Band – A Bluesman Looks at Seventy | Album Review

Sep 29, 2015Comments off

Daddy Mack Blues Band - A Bluesman Looks at Seventy Inside Sounds CD: 14 Songs; 48:54 Minutes Styles: Memphis Blues, Traditional and Contemporary Electric Blues When A Bluesman Looks at Seventy, more than one milestone has been reached.


Joey Flip and Aurora – Release | Album Review

Sep 28, 2015Comments off

Joey Flip and Aurora - Release The Blue Cities CD: 10 Songs; 42:05 Minutes Styles: Jazz-Influenced Blues, Psychedelic Electric Rock Even in this era of political skepticism, scientific certainty, and “smart” everything (phones, watches, cars, bombs), deep


Featured Interview – Candye Kane

Sep 27, 2015Comments off

Ronda Rousey is one bad-ass young lady. She’s a UFC champion, a Strikeforce champion, has several gold medals and would indeed probably ‘manhandle’ boxer Floyd Mayweather should the two ever square off in the ring. All


Black Magic Johnson – Walk With You Baby | Album Review

Sep 27, 2015Comments off

Black Magic Johnson - Walk With You Baby Self-produced CD 10 songs – 42 minutes Led by drummer, harmonica player and vocalist Reggie Britton, Black Magic Johnson is a tight band from Springfield, Ill., who deliver


2015 Blues Blast Music Awards Winners

Sep 26, 2015Comments off

  And The Winners Are… Contemporary Blues Album Elvin Bishop – Can’t Even Do Wrong Right Traditional Blues Album Mud Morganfield & Kim Wilson – For Pops Soul Blues Album Otis Clay & Johnny Rawls – Soul Brothers Rock Blues