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Blues Blast Publishing Presents …… Blues In Modern Days – 31 Artists In Their Own Words

Oct 17, 2014Comments off

Blues Blast Publishing presents…. Senior Blues Blast Writer Terry Mullins’ debut book! Featuring the stories of 31 modern blues masters including: Jody Williams, Billy Boy Arnold, Sugar Pie Desanto, Matt ‘Guitar’ Murphy, James Cotton, Lonnie Brooks, Ronnie Baker

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And The Winners Are…

Oct 24, 2014Comments off

And The Winners Are… Contemporary Blues Album Buddy Guy – Rhythm & Blues Traditional Blues Album James Cotton – Cotton Mouth Man Soul Blues Album Bobby Rush with Blind Dog Smokin’ – Decisions Rock Blues Album

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Issue 8-43 October 23, 2014

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Cover photo by Bob Kieser © 2014 Blues Blast Magazine    In This Issue  Terry Mullins has our feature interview with Jarekus Singleton. We have 4 music reviews for you including new music from Paul Geremia,

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Carolyn Fe Blues Collective – Bad Taboo | Album Review

Oct 21, 2014Comments off

Carolyn Fe Blues Collective - Bad Taboo Self Release www.carolyn-fe.com 13 songs time-51:39 On this the second full length album from Montreal, Canada based Filipino chanteuse Carolyn Fe and her excellent band it is made very evident

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The Duke Robillard Band – Calling All Blues! | Album Review

Oct 20, 2014Comments off

The Duke Robillard Band - Calling All Blues! Stony Plain Records www.dukerobillard.com 10 songs/39 minutes Fans of the Duke and his old band Roomful of Blues are always on the lookout for new swinging stuff by them

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Dave ‘Hurricane’ Hoerl – Un-Twisted | Album Review

Oct 19, 2014Comments off

Dave ‘Hurricane’ Hoerl – Un-Twisted Full Swing Records  2014 www.davehoerl.com 11 tracks; 38 minutes Dave Hoerl is an American who has lived and worked in Canada for over 30 years.  He was a founding member of

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John Frick Band – Urban Crossroads | Album Review

Oct 18, 2014Comments off

John Frick Band - Urban Crossroads Blueshine Records www.johnfrickband.com 12 tracks / 37:16 The Hague often conjures up memories of murky high school civics lessons about international politics and possibly fond remembrances of the awesome Dutch band

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Chris Smither – Still On The Levee | Album review

Oct 17, 2014Comments off

Chris Smither – Still On The Levee www.smither.com Mighty Albert/Signature Sounds 25 songs – 93 minutes Singer/songwriter/guitarist Chris Smither is currently marking his 50th year of music-making with three separate projects: a book containing the lyrics

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Keb Mo – Featured Interview

Oct 16, 2014Comments off

It’s almost impossible to properly explain how well Keb’  Mo’s career is currently going. If he were inclined to rest on his laurels, the accompanying crown would quite possibly be too heavy to jauntily perch upon

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Issue 8-42 October 16, 2014

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Cover photo by Bob Kieser © 2014 Blues Blast Magazine    In This Issue  Tee Watts has our feature interview with Keb Mo. We have 5 music reviews for you including new music from Chris Smither,