New KINGFISH Video – Hard Times (Shelter-At-Home mix)

New KINGFISH Video – Hard Times (Shelter-At-Home mix)

Once a generation, a blues artist comes along who not only reminds mainstream audiences how deeply satisfying and emotionally moving the best blues music can be but shakes the genre to its core. With both eyes on the future and the blues in his blood, 20-year-old...
New Episode of The Blues Podcast

New Episode of The Blues Podcast

A brand new episode of the Blues Podcast is out featuring Bernie Marsden (Whitesnake / UFO / Cozy Powell / Paice Ashton Lord). Recorded at John Henry’s in London the legendary guitarist sits down with host Big Boy Bloater and talks about his love of the blues, his...
GEORGE BENSON Releases Give Me The Night (Live)

GEORGE BENSON Releases Give Me The Night (Live)

As an all-time icon and Grammy-winning giant, we have grown used to seeing George Benson on the stages that befit his sky-high status. During a six-decade career marked by awards, acclaim and Billboard-topping output, the Pittsburgh, Hill District-born veteran has...
KAZ HAWKINS Top 10 Blues

KAZ HAWKINS Top 10 Blues

Hi Blues Matters, thanks for the invite to share my favourite blues tracks. Some in your magazine will know me from representing the UK Blues Federation in 2017 when we won the European Blues Challenge. Some may know me from my radio show on the BBC “Kaz Hawkins...
RICHARD TWEEDDALE’s Top 10 Blues

RICHARD TWEEDDALE’s Top 10 Blues

I’m Richard Tweeddale and I’ve been on the committee and a director of the Edinburgh Blues Club for 4 years and became its Chairman in March 2019. Originally a member of the club, I answered a ‘call to arms’ when the original directors became...