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Blues Overdose – 3 FREE Blues Downloads

Apr 24, 2014Comments off

Blues Overdose 4/24/2014 – These free tracks are available for 30 days. More info below. Download Instructions 1.) Click the link below where it says “Click HERE to download” just after any of the artist descriptions


Issue 8-17 April 24, 2014

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Cover photo by Bob Kieser © 2014 Blues Blast Magazine  In This Issue   This week is our Blues Overdose Issue with 3 FREE downloadable Blues tracks. Jim Crawford has our feature interview with Samantha Fish.


JJ Thames – Tell You What I Know | Album Review

Apr 23, 2014No Comments

 JJ Thames – Tell You What I Know  11 songs – 41 minutes  DeChamp Records DC100214 The fertile Detroit music scene has always been a major contributor to blues, soul and all combinations of both.


Leo Welch – Sabougla Voices | CD Review

Apr 23, 2014No Comments

 Leo Welch – Sabougla Voices  Big Legal Mess 2013  10 tracks; 34 minutes The music of the churches in rural southern states retains the rough-hewn feel of yesteryear, albeit often with electric instruments. This release


Willie May – Moon Chillun | Album Review

Apr 23, 2014No Comments

Willie May – Moon Chillun Self Release The most rewarding music invariably emminates from the pen of a musician willing to take chances. Willie May is a musical sponge that takes from the musical spectrum


Steve Howell and The Mighty Men – Yes I Believe I Will | Album Review

Apr 23, 2014No Comments

 Steve Howell & The Mighty Men – Yes, I Believe I Will  Self Release through Out of the Past Music  10 tracks / 43:00 When Texas comes up in a conversation most folks immediately think


Featured Interview | Samantha Fish

Apr 22, 2014No Comments

The influx of female Blues guitarist in the past few years is refreshing and impressive. These ladies can burn and aren’t afraid to show anyone who cares to listen. Kansas City native Samantha Fish has been


Billy Branch And The Sons Of Blues – Blues Shock | Album Review

Apr 22, 2014No Comments

 Billy Branch And The Sons Of Blues – Blues Shock  Blind Pig Records  11 tracks; 52 minutes  Chicago harmonica great Billy Branch has been absent from the recording scene for a long time although he


The Danny Petroni Blue Project – The Blue Project | Album Review

Apr 22, 2014No Comments

 The Danny Petroni Blue Project - The Blue Project  DPS Records   CD: 10 songs; 46:20 Minutes  Styles: Jazz and Funk-Inspired Blues When massive natural disasters strike, one fantastic way to recover (especially if musically inclined) is


Bobby Murray – I’m Sticking WIth You| Album Review

Apr 21, 2014No Comments

 Bobby Murray – I’m Sticking With You  Self-Release – 2013  11 tracks; 55 minutes  Born in Japan to a military family, Bobby Murray started out playing in the North West, befriending a young Robert Cray.