Hard Garden – Blue Yonder | Album Review

 Hard Garden – Blue Yonder  11 tracks; 40 Minutes  Self-produced  HardGardenMusic.com Blues duo Son Jack Jr. and Michael Wilde have teamed with multi-instrumentalist, producer and engineer Garret Williams to explore the Blues via Electronica on their first disc as the trio Hard Garden. The result is Blue Yonder.  The liner notes say “the music on …

James Booker – Classified: Remixed and Expanded | Album Review

James Booker – Classified: Remixed and Expanded Rounder Records 22 tracks All men have their demons.  Sometimes the demons win, sometimes the man does.  The demons keep at you with their fire and fury, trying to break you down until there is nothing left that can resist. That is perhaps the story of James Booker.  …

Brad Wilson – Hands On The Wheel | Album Review

Brad Wilson – Hands On The Wheel Blues Boulevard Records 2013 www.bradwilsonlive.com 14 tracks; 57 minutes Brad Wilson is an experienced Californian guitarist with several self-produced CDs to his name over the last ten years or so. This CD is his first for an ‘official’ label and he wrote all the material, reprising seven songs from …

Harvey Dalton Arnold – Outlaw |Album Review

Harvey Dalton Arnold – Outlaw Music Maker Relief Foundation http://harveydaltonarnold.com/ 13 songs – 37 minutes Harvey Dalton Arnold is probably best known as the bass player, songwriter and singer of southern-rock band, The Outlaws, from 1976-80, with whom he toured the world and sold several million albums. In 2005, Arnold was diagnosed with head, neck …