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December 2016 Blog Posts (29)

JACK MACK & THE HEART ATTACK HORNS - Back to the Shack (SSR FreeRoll)

Big, brassy R'n'B - with equal emphasis on all those elements of that definition - is what these guys purvey, as the opening 'Standin' Before The King', a gutsy BB King tribute, the Memphis flavoured blues of 'Somethin' In The Water', and the Muscle Shoals meets Motown sound of 'Don't Let Her Go' all attest to. That last-named track had me racking my brains to think of the original, but no, it is the band's own. In case you're wondering, there is no Jack Mack, and…
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Added by Norman John Darwen on December 29, 2016 at 21:51 — No Comments

JOHN LATINI: The Blues Makes Me Feel Good (Smokin' Sleddog 1658-5-SSR)

John Latini | The Blues Just Makes Me Feel Good

Originally from Queens, New York, but based for many years in Michigan, singer, guitarist, bandleader and songwriter John Latini has here a very fine set of 13 blues compositions, very well sung in a deep, lived-in voice and accompanied by some pretty straight blues guitar playing (surprisingly, there is very little rock influence on this CD) and a tight little band. All the songs are originals, with the exception of 'Three AM' from former front man for…
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Added by Norman John Darwen on December 28, 2016 at 19:34 — No Comments

ELLES BAILEY —THE ELBERTON SESSIONS (Self-Released) EP 6 Songs And 2017 dates

www.ellesbailiey.com

 

Young Bristol, England blues vocalist, Elles Bailey possesses a believable singing voice. Her smoky tones drenched in slide and lead guitar are of the kind to attract the listener, like the fly closer to the flame. Once heard there is only one thing on your mind, and that is…

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Added by Maurice Hope on December 23, 2016 at 8:00 — No Comments

LAURIE LEWIS & THE RIGHT HANDS —THE HAZEL AND ALICE SESSIONS (Spruce & Maple Music)

www.spuceandmaplemusic.com

 

www.laurielewis.com

 

When it comes to themed albums, or as the case here a tribute record The Hazel And Alice Sessions from bluegrass, folk country act, Laurie Lewis and her band, The Right Hands has to be…

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Added by Maurice Hope on December 22, 2016 at 14:09 — No Comments

RED TAIL RING —FALL AWAY BLUES (Self-Released)

 

 

www.redtailring.com

 http://www.earthworksmusic.com

Based in Kalamazoo, Michigan songwriting duo Laurel Premo (vocals, fiddle, banjo) and Michael Beauchamp (vocals, guitar, banjo) perform traditional folk, country blues with much love…

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Added by Maurice Hope on December 20, 2016 at 7:26 — No Comments

JAMES THE FANG & SERIOUS SAM BARRETT —THE DIME HORSE SHOE (ARKAM Records VINYL Release)

http://www.serioussambarrett

 

Music rebels they are most certainly. A more appropriate and accurate account would be so say they buck the system, turn the clock back to perform music that’s real and spare. Like seasoned hardwood or moonshine from a southern mountain still their music is durable…

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Added by Maurice Hope on December 20, 2016 at 7:18 — No Comments

CODY JINKS —I’M NOT THE DEVIL (Thirty Tigers)

http://www.codyjinks.com

 

Facts they claim, and not without substance are stranger than fiction. Here is a just such a case. For Cody Jinks who sounds like a real country singer and not someone using it as a means to obtain commercial success was actually raised on the music he cut his teeth…

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Added by Maurice Hope on December 15, 2016 at 11:00 — No Comments

OSBORNE JONES —ONLY NOW (Continental Song City)

 

http://www.osbornejones.com

www.continental.nl.com

 

Recorded in Glendale, California British born duo Osborne Jones’ latest album was produced by Rick Shea (electric, pedal steel guitar, mandolin) and enjoys a surplus of riches.…

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Added by Maurice Hope on December 15, 2016 at 10:42 — No Comments

The MIKE RITCHIE ON SUNDAY SHOW – Celtic Music Radio - Playlist, December 11, 2016

PLAYLIST, DECEMBER 11, 2016.

Catch-up links provided.   

 

1 – NEIL YOUNG – Far From Home

2 – CARTER SAMPSON – Everything You Need…

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Added by Mike Ritchie on December 14, 2016 at 10:48 — No Comments

Ep331 Becky Warren

On Americana Music Show #331, Becky Warren tells the sorta true story behind the story arc on her album War Surplus, talks about her solo career and plays three tracks from the album.



Also on this episode, I’ve got a sneak peek at the upcoming Band Of Heathens album, some great rock &…

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Added by Calvin Powers on December 13, 2016 at 6:30 — No Comments

Seasick Steve UK dates





4 DATES IN APRIL 2017



Seasick Steve will be performing 4 headline shows in the UK this coming April.



This year has already seen Steve perform his biggest ever headline show at The SSE Arena, Wembley and achieve his 5th consecutive Top 10 album in the UK with his new album, which was released on 7th October.



These dates will be…

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Added by Editorial on December 12, 2016 at 16:00 — No Comments

THE CACTUS BLOSSOMS —YOU’RE DREAMING (Red House Records)

 

http://redhouserecords.com

 

‘We cut our teeth performing some well-known and obscure songs that were popular or unpopular pre-1960, partly out of curiosity and deep appreciation, but mostly because it was fun’.

 

Brothers Jack Torrey and Page Burkham are a throw-back…

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Added by Maurice Hope on December 12, 2016 at 10:00 — No Comments

LONESOME SHACK —THE SWITCHER (Self-Released)

 

www.lonesomeshack.com

 

 

Founded in the early 2000s isolation of New Mexico by singer-songwriter lead guitarist and vocalist, Ben Todd Lonesome Shack is an incredible trio. Their groove driven sound has a ton of blues attached to it; music not far away from what many British bands of the…

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Added by Maurice Hope on December 12, 2016 at 9:31 — No Comments

THE RAILSPLITTERS —THE FASTER IT GOES (Self-Released)

 

www.therailsplitters.com

 

 

Boulder, Colorado 5-piece The Railsplitters are genuinely blessed with an excellent lead vocalist, and contain a tight innovative acoustic sound and great live. The Railsplitters are made up of Christine King (fiddle, vocals), Dusty Rider (banjo, vocals),…

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Added by Maurice Hope on December 12, 2016 at 8:52 — No Comments

THE WESTERN FLYERS —WILD BLUE YONDER (Versa Tone - Self-Released)

 

www.thewesternflyers.com

 

 

Steeped in Texas swing, hot jazz, cowboy songs and old time fiddle tunes The Western Flyers; Joey McKenzie (archtop guitar, vocals), Katie Glassman (fiddle, vocals) and Gavin Kelso (upright bass, harmony vocals) are a dream trio for all those into western swing,…

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Added by Maurice Hope on December 12, 2016 at 8:30 — No Comments

THE GOOD INTENTIONS —THE LONG UNBROKEN LINE (Drumfire Records)

 

www.thegoodintentions.com

 

 

Liverpool husband and wife duo, The Good Intentions have a bunch of superb players accompany them on their latest album The Long Unbroken Line. Recorded at Paul and Mike’s in Burbank, California the music is of a beautifully understated variety;…

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Added by Maurice Hope on December 10, 2016 at 9:09 — No Comments

PAUL CAUTHEN —MY GOSPEL (Lightning Rod Records)

http://www.paulcauthen.com

http://www.lighteningrodrecords.com

 

Now here is an interesting project from former lead singer with Texicana band Sons Of Fathers, Tyler, Texas native Paul Cauthen, a man set to make a huge…

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Added by Maurice Hope on December 10, 2016 at 8:15 — No Comments

BAP KENNEDY –RECKLESS HEART (At The Helm Records)

www.bapkennedy.com

 

www.atthehelmrecords.com

It was a sad day when affable Belfast singer-songwriter Bap Kennedy (1962-2016) left this world; his loss to his family and friends plus those who have loved his music, many of whom go back to the early 1990s…

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Added by Maurice Hope on December 7, 2016 at 18:51 — No Comments

VARIOUS –THE GOLDEN AGE OF AMERICAN POPULR MUSIC MORE COUNTRY HITS (Ace Records)

 

www.acerecords.com

 

This country hits package isn’t any old compilation, for one it brings together 28 different artists; from one-time household names as Johnny Cash, Jim Reeves, Hank Snow, Marty Robbins and Jerry Lewis and to the likes of sometimes forgotten country acts, as the great Johnny Horton, Don…

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Added by Maurice Hope on December 7, 2016 at 18:34 — No Comments

Rayna Gellert & Kai Welch Dates







A founding member of old-time supergroup, Uncle Earl (which re-formed for a successful US tour in 2016) Rayna Gellert is renowned for her rich depth of knowledge and masterclass performances of traditional fiddle music…and being a composer highly regarded by her peers, who has produced albums that won praise on both sides of the…

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Added by Editorial on December 6, 2016 at 11:03 — No Comments

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1 1 108
HAYES CARLL / What It Is / Dualtone *MM, *SZ
2 -- 66
DANNY SCHMIDT / Standard Deviation / Live Once Records *JJ, *HdB,
*TK, *AN, *GS, *MF, *SP
3 2 53
PHIL LEE / The Horse He Rode In On / Palookaville Records *MP,
*PvG, *ME
4 -- 49
MERCY JOHN / Let It Go Easy / Butler *LK, *JD
5 3 45
THE DELINES/ Imperial / El Cortez *FSch
6 4 44
VICKY EMERSON / Steady Heart / Independent
7 -- 42
RYAN BINGHAM / American Love Song / Thirty Tigers *HB
8 6 36
SUZANNE JARVIE / In The Clear / Wolfe Island *CRS
9 24 35
KALYN FAY / Good Company / Horton *JV, *JBo
11 35
MANDOLIN ORANGE / Tides of a Teardrop / Yep Roc Records
11 -- 34
VARIOUS / Songs of Our Native Daughters / Smithsonian Folkways
*FCe, *PJ, *PK
12 8 28
TINY LEGS TIM / Elsewhere Bound / Independent *FB
-- 28
J.S. ONDARA / Tales of America / Verve Records *AL, *WV
14 -- 28
MADELEINE ROGER / Cottonwood / Independent *LM
15 -- 24
KIM LENZ / Slowly Speeding / Blue Star *MvP
-- 24
LILY & MADELEINE / Canterbury Girls / New West *TJ
17 12 23
LEYLA McCALLA / Capitalist Blues / Jazz Village *DH, *BH
18 -- 22
ETHAN JOHNS with The Black Eyed Dogs, Anamnesis, Three
Crows/Proper *RK, *JB
-- 22
LONG RYDERS / Psychedelic Country Soul / Cherry Red Records *JS
20 5 19
LULA WILES / What Will We Do / Smithsonian Folkways
21 -- 18
YOUNG VALLEY / Young Valley / Dial Back Sound *DHo, *CvL
-- 18
KERRI POWERS / Starseeds / Continental
23 -- 17
THE CACTUS BLOSSOMS / Easy Way / Walkie Talkie *KG
24 -- 16
DALE WATSON / Call Me Lucky / Red House *PR
-- 16
MICHAEL McDERMOTT / Orphans / Pauper Sky *JDoel *

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