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Dan Treanor’s Afrosippi Band – Born to Love the Blues | Album Review

Feb 13, 2016Comments off

Dan Treanor’s Afrosippi Band - Born to Love the Blues Self-Produced www.dantreanorband.com CD: 12 Songs; 52:22 Minutes Styles: Traditional and Contemporary Electric Blues, Blues Rock “2013 International Blues Challenge 3rd Place.” So states the back cover of

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Kim Simmonds And Savoy Brown – The Devil To Pay | Album Review

Feb 12, 2016Comments off

Kim Simmonds And Savoy Brown - The Devil To Pay Ruf Records RUF 1220 13 songs – 58 minutes www.savoybrown.com One of the longest enduring bands in blues history, Savoy Brown celebrates 50 years in the business

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Issue 10-6 February 11, 2016

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Cover photo by Bob Kieser © 2016 Blues Blast Magazine  In This Issue  Don Wilcock has our feature interview with Bob Margolin. We have 6 Blues music reviews for you including reviews of music from Kim

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Katy Guillen & The Girls |Album Review

Feb 09, 2016Comments off

Katy Guillen & The Girls www.kgandthegirls.com self release 11 songs time-46:39 At first glance the line-up of Katy Guillen & The Girls looked like it would be a power trio featuring a guitar “wanker”, when happily

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Duke Robillard -The Acoustic Blues & Roots Of|Album Review

Feb 08, 2016Comments off

Duke Robillard - The Acoustic Blues & Roots Of Duke Robillard Stony Plain Records www.dukerobillard.com 18 tracks/running time 59:02 Fabled troubadour Duke Robillard distills the sweet waters of the music rooted primarily from the time of the beginning

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Chris James and Patrick Rynn – Trouble Don’t Last | Album Review

Feb 07, 2016Comments off

Chris James and Patrick Rynn - Trouble Don’t Last VizzTone Label Group www.chrisjamesandpatrickrynn.com 10 tracks / 39:46 Chris James and Patrick Rynn have enjoyed a long partnership in their musical careers since they met up in Chicago

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Blue Rose – Detroit Boogie | Album Review

Feb 06, 2016Comments off

Blue Rose – Detroit Boogie Coon Creek Records www.bluerosedetroit.com 12 tracks / 48:23 How we ended up with Detroit Boogie from Blue Rose is definitely an interesting story. This Motor City-based band was formed by Jon

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Featured Interview – Bob Margolin

Feb 05, 2016Comments off

Half the reviews “Steady Rollin’” Bob Margolin is getting on his new album My Road mention Muddy Waters’ name before it does his. “It will be on my obituary, too.” He says. After all, Margolin was

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Johnny Rawls – Tiger In A Cage | Album Review

Feb 05, 2016Comments off

Johnny Rawls – Tiger In A Cage Catfood Records www.johnnyrawlsblues.com 12 tracks Johnny Rawls is becoming one of the last of his generation still keeping soul blues alive.  The album is his first since joining up

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Issue 10-5 February 4, 2016

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  Cover photo by Roman Sobus © 2016  In This Issue  Terry Mullins has our feature interview with 2015 Blues Blast Music Award winner, Mud Morganfield. We have 5 Blues music reviews for you including reviews