HARPDOG BROWN For Love & Money

HARPDOG BROWN For Love & Money

Album Review: Harpdog Brown – For Love & Money – Released on Doghouse Records. Harpdog Brown is a seasoned performer with almost 40 years as a professional musician under his

RADFORD MILL FESTIVAL OF RHYTHM & BLUES

RADFORD MILL FESTIVAL OF RHYTHM & BLUES

From a humble gathering, Radford Mill R&B Festival has swiftly become a challenger to more established similar events! Eight great Rhythm & Blues acts spearhead our next extraordinary music festival

SAMANTHA FISH Interview

SAMANTHA FISH Interview

On her recent UK tour, Kansas City hotshot guitarist, Samantha Fish, took time out to talk to Blues Matters about her music and soon-to-be-released album, Kill Or Be Kind. Kill

WICKED RUMBLE blues metal orchestra

WICKED RUMBLE blues metal orchestra

Introducing Wicked Rumble – blues metal orchestra from Moscow, Russia. Wicked Rumble – blues metal orchestra is a 12-piece band comprising of Egor KalinA guitars;    Ekaterina Vatolina – tenor sax;

MOULIN BLUES FESTIVAL

MOULIN BLUES FESTIVAL

Moulin Blues Festival Review – Friday 3rd – Saturday 4th May 2019. This long-running festival in the deep south of the Netherlands gives 10,000 fans a breath of country air

CHARLIE PARR

CHARLIE PARR

Duluth, MN: CHARLIE PARR is the eponymous new album by the Minnesota-based folk-blues artist of the same name. The album is a collection of new songs and new studio versions of classics/audience

DEBBIE BOND UK Tour Dates Announced

DEBBIE BOND UK Tour Dates Announced

Alabama blues-lady Debbie Bond returns to the UK for an extensive tour with dates from early July through September already in the bag and gigs that take her from Billericay

DANNY BRYANT To Release New Studio Album

DANNY BRYANT To Release New Studio Album

Danny Bryant, the critically acclaimed British blues-rock guitarist, is pleased to announce the release of his 11th studio album, “Means of Escape”. The album will be released by Jazzhaus Records

R.I.P. DR JOHN

R.I.P. DR JOHN

Obituary By Dom Pipkin. Malcolm John Rebennack – November 20th, 1941 – June 6th, 2019. Farewell then, Mac Rebennack, better known to the world as Dr John, who passed away

DOUG SEEGERS Interview

DOUG SEEGERS Interview

Anyone who has visited Nashville, Tennessee, the undisputed home of quality country music and birthplace of modern Americana, will know that it has long been a Mecca for aspiring young

SAVOY BROWN City Night

SAVOY BROWN City Night

One of the earliest of British blues bands, Savoy Brown, with founder guitarist Kim Simmonds at the helm, helped launch the 1967 UK blues boom movement that brought blues music

KENNY WAYNE SHEPHERD BAND The Traveler

KENNY WAYNE SHEPHERD BAND The Traveler

The Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band will be releasing their brand new album ‘The Traveler’ on 31st May via Provogue/Mascot Label Group, which will be accompanied by a series of European shows through the summer. Gone is

R.I.P. ABE LOCKE

R.I.P. ABE LOCKE

Abb Locke was born  Aug. 25th, 1934,  in Cotton Plant, Arkansas, to Abb Locke Sr. and Rubi Locke. Locke’s father and his three sons owned and work their own fields, which

Cafe Rene Rhythm & Blues Festival 2019

Cafe Rene Rhythm & Blues Festival 2019

Café Rene, in Gloucester, is celebrating its 17th annual Rhythm and Blues Festival offering an acclaimed musical line-up featuring 20 brilliant acts across seven days. Monday 29th July to Sunday

Paul Cox Remembers Joe Cocker

Paul Cox Remembers Joe Cocker

Paul Cox – We Remember Joe Cocker Gig Review from the Tropic At Ruislip, London, March 15th. One of Rock’s most enduring voices, Joe Cocker, was gloriously celebrated this evening.

HARPDOG BROWN

HARPDOG BROWN

Misfit of The Blues. I was fortunate enough to hook up with Harpdog Brown, a consummate blues harmonica player and frontman with an optimistic view on life and blues music