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DAVE KELLER – Every Soul’s A Star (Catfood)

 

This is the label debut for this talented singer/ guitarist/ songwriter, originally from New England. Dave thanks label mate and frequent touring companion Johnny Rawls on the sleeve, and that’s as it should be. Dave has obviously learned a lot from the older man, not least how to make very impressive…

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Added by Norman John Darwen on December 5, 2018 at 15:30 — No Comments

AUSTIN LUCAS - IMMORTAL AMERICANS (Cornelius Chapel Records)

http://www.austinlucas.com

Immortal Americans is Americana singer-songwriter Austin Lucas’ 7th studio album. Recorded at Steve Albini’s Electrical Audio Company studio in Chicago it is Lucas’ first since he parted company with New West Records, with whom he had been since 2013. Now we see the beginning of a new, exciting chapter in his career. It has seen Lucas return to his mid-western home of…

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Added by Maurice Hope on December 3, 2018 at 15:30 — No Comments

Kate Campbell- Damn Sure Blue (Self-Released)

http://www.katecampbell,com

http://www.largerivermusic.com

Americana singer-songwriter, southern girl Kate Campbell has been making records since 1995, and with her as ever surrounded…

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Added by Maurice Hope on December 3, 2018 at 14:30 — No Comments

RECKLESS SAINTS - RECKLESS SAINTS (Self-Released)

Http://www.SchniederandMayfield.com

http://www.RecklessSaints.com

Reckless Saints are husband and wife duo Roy Schneider and Kim…

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Added by Maurice Hope on November 29, 2018 at 16:00 — No Comments

RUDI EKSTEIN - CAROLINA CHIMES (Self-released)

http://www.carolinachimes.com

http://www.rudiekstein.com

Bluegrass stalwart Rudi Ekstein’s latest project is an all-star affair as the producer, recording studio owner and mandolinist calls on an all-star lineup featuring guitarist Jeff Autry, multi Grammy winner Stuart Duncan (fiddle), upright bass genius Mark Schatz, banjo…

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Added by Maurice Hope on November 28, 2018 at 16:14 — No Comments

JASON ISBELL - LIVE AT THE OPRY (Thirty Tigers Records)

http://www.jasonisbell.com

http://www.thirtytigers.com

While nothing beats a new album, I will for the moment settle for this superb wall-to-wall live recording from Country Americana act Jason…

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Added by Maurice Hope on November 26, 2018 at 17:10 — No Comments

PETER V BLUES TRAIN – Shaken But Not Deterred (Independent)

Peter V Blues Train | Shaken but Not Deterred

 

Singer, guitarist and bandleader Peter Veteska was born in Manhattan in 1959 and started playing guitar round the age of 12, learning through listening to the likes of Derek & The Dominoes and The Allman Brothers. Almost a decade later, he packed up playing and only returned to it after a quarter of a century had elapsed. As he puts it, “I was the new kid on the block yet I was in my…

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Added by Norman John Darwen on November 22, 2018 at 16:00 — No Comments

The War And Treaty - Healing Tide (Strong World / Thirty Tigers

http://www.thirtytigers.com

www.thewarandtreaty,com

Husband and wife duo, Michael Trotter Jr and Tanya Trotter (Blout) perform a cross-section of blues, gospel,folk and soul on their…

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Added by Maurice Hope on November 19, 2018 at 23:30 — No Comments

Ted Russell Kamp heads for Europe this month.

Bass Player at …

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Added by Editorial on November 16, 2018 at 14:47 — No Comments

KATHY MATTEA - PRETTY BIRD (Captain Potato Records - Thirty Tigers)

http://www.kathymattea.com

http://thirtytigers.com

Kathy Mattea made her name during the…

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Added by Maurice Hope on November 11, 2018 at 21:48 — No Comments

SANDY CARROLL – Blues & Angels (Catfood CFR-027)

From Memphis, Tennessee, singer, keyboards player and songwriter Sandy’s previous albums have focussed on Americana and country music, but now she returns to the blues – and, given the lyrics of many songs – Angels. There are still elements of Americana – try the heartfelt love song ‘Mississippi Me’, with…

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Added by Norman John Darwen on November 9, 2018 at 15:30 — No Comments

DENNIS JONES BAND - WE3 LIVE  (Blue Rock)

 

Recorded in Beaver Creek Brewery in Wilbaux, Montana, this CD finds Maryland-born, Los Angeles based, bluesman Dennis drawing on his previous five albums for his material, before he signs off with a storming version of the Albert King classic…

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Added by Norman John Darwen on November 9, 2018 at 15:24 — No Comments

BENJAMIN JASON DOUGLAS (Flour Sack Cape Records)

http://www.fscrecords.com

Come the end of the year I will not only still be playing this record, but have it among my elite best of 2018. It is that good! Singer-songwriter Benjamin Jason Douglas has in First World Blues ... a…

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Added by Maurice Hope on November 7, 2018 at 1:30 — No Comments

DELTA MOON – Babylon Is Falling (Jumping Jack 12018)

This band is a nice swampy rock and blues outfit out of Atlanta, Georgia, with a sometimes spooky sound. This is their tenth studio album, and uniquely southern tracks such as ‘Babylon Is Falling’ and ‘Little Pink Pistol’ feature some fine slide guitar work…

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Added by Norman John Darwen on November 1, 2018 at 17:53 — No Comments

JOE LOUIS WALKER, BRUCE KATZ & GILES ROBSON – Journeys To the Heart Of The Blues (Alligator/ Munich)

Just a few seconds into the opening tracks of this CD, and UK harmonica ace Giles Robson has already supplied some lovely train licks, pianist Bruce Katz (check out his CV!) is playing beautifully controlled boogie-woogie, and the great Joe Louis Walker is singing and…

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Added by Norman John Darwen on October 29, 2018 at 18:02 — No Comments

Billy Kemp seeking House Concert Dates for the UK May 2019

Hey UK Friends, 

Billy Kemp here. I am planning a new tour of the UK for May of 2019. I had a great tour in October and November 2017.  For those of you that don't know me,  I’ve been playing guitar for forty-five years and also play the banjo, bass, harmonica, piano and anything you can get a sound out of. I live near Nashville, Tennessee where I have hung my hat infrequently, since I spend so much of my time on the road. I average five or six tours annually, which take…

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Added by Billy Kemp on October 7, 2018 at 20:24 — No Comments

Medicine Show Radio Moose Mobile Session and interview with Betse & Clarke Inverness 24/09/18

Betse & Clarke hail from Kansas City and are leading exponents of Old Timey Music, it was a delight to have them in The Medicine Show Radio Moose Mobile. 

Rob Ellen…

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Added by The Medicine Show on September 24, 2018 at 16:36 — No Comments

The Medicine Show Launches "The Looking For Europe Collection)

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Added by The Medicine Show on September 20, 2018 at 11:00 — No Comments

Federal Charm -- Passenger (Wire-Sound)

Federal Charm return for their third studio album with a new lead vocalist and drummer, Tom Guyer and Josh Zahler, and open up with a blast. Swing Sinner is a great introduction to Guyer’s archetypal rock vocal. There’s no let up on Choke with Federal Charm confirming their status as one of…

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Added by David Blue on September 13, 2018 at 20:36 — No Comments

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December 2018
1
Malford Milligan
75 pts.
Life Will Humble You
Royal Family Records
JF,FB
2
JD McPherson
61 pts.
Socks
New West Records
CVL,DHO,MVP,MB
3
Rosanne Cash
50 pts.
She Remembers Everything
Blue Note Records
WR,BP,JSM,HB
4
Ad Vanderveen
45 pts.
I Was Hank William
Blue Rose Records
TK,LM,BM,JB
5
John Hiatt
44 pts.
The Eclipse Sessions
New West
FC
6
The Yearlings
41 pts.
Skywriting
Lonely Sounds Records
EZ
7
Tip Jar
40 pts.
Onward
Independent
FS
8
Nathan Bell
39 pts.
Loves Bones & Stars
Angry Stick Recording Co.
RB,SZ,PG
9
The Brother Brothers
38 pts.
Some People I Know
Compass Records
BK
10
Richard Dobson
30 pts.
I Hear Singing
Brambus Records
JS,NC
11
Steve Forbert
29 pts.
The Magic Tree
Blue Rose Music
PR
12
J.P. Harris
28 pts.
Sometimes Dogs Bark At Nothing
Free Dirt Records
TJ
13
The Bottle Rockets
24 pts.
Bit Logic
Bloodshot Records
GS,PKO
14
Rodney Crowell
23 pts.
Christmas Everywhere
New West
 
15
Christian Kjellvander
22 pts.
Wild Hxmans
Tapete
 
16
Erin Costelo
21 pts.
Sweet Marie
Compass Records
PJ
17
Colter Wall
20 pts.
Songs of the Plains
Young Mary's Record
 
18
The Hillbenders
19 pts.
The Hillbenders
Compass Records
FH
19
Eric Bibb
18 pts.
Global Griot
Stony Plain
 
 
Karine Polwart
18 pts.
Laws of Motion
Hudson Records
HH,KG
21
Carson McHone
17 pts.
Carousel
Nine Mile Records
 
 
Malcolm Holcombe
17 pts.
Come Hell Or High Water
Gypsy Eyes Music
MF
23
Ben Bedford
16 pts.
The Hermit's Spyglass
Cavalier Recordings
SP
 
Craig Moreau
16 pts.
A Different Kind Of Train
Independent
MP
 
David Olney
16 pts.
This Side Or The Other
Black Hen Music

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