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  • Sister Rosetta Tharpe and The 33rd Annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction 23 januari 2018
    The 33rd annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony is due to take place in Cleveland on April 14th, and among some of the more predictable household names, such as Bon Jovi and Dire Straits, there’ll be little-known blues and gospel artist Sister Rosetta Tharpe. Set to be honoured as an ‘early influencer’, […]
    Pete Francis
  • Tinsley Ellis: Winning Hand Review 22 januari 2018
    The thing about guitarist/singer Tinsley Ellis is he always plays just the right note at just the right time. He continues that incredible tradition on Winning Hand, a return to a more traditional blues sound. The album has a timeless feel that might send even the most knowledgeable blues lovers into the liner notes to […]
    Pete Francis
  • Joe Satriani’s G3 Tour 2018 Review 21 januari 2018
    On Friday, January 12, 2018, the same date as the release of his new album, What Happens Next, Joe Satriani played the second date on his historic G3 Tour at the historic Elsinore Theater in Salem, Orenon. This year the USA shows include Phil Collen lead guitarist and co-singer for “Def Leppard” and “Delta Deep” […]
    Bob Gersztyn
  • Jay Jesse Johnson Band: Down The Hard Road Review 19 januari 2018
    Down The Hard Road is the sixth album from the guitarist and vocalist Jay Jesse Johnson and his band featuring Reed Bogart on bass, Lee Evans on keyboards and Jeff Donaldson on drums. Recorded in Hamilton, Ohio, it’s an excellent blues rock record with eight original songs and two covers. Special guests were Jim Norcross […]
    Pedro Matta
  • Beth Hart and Joe Bonamassa: Black Coffee Review 18 januari 2018
    Beth Hart & Joe Bonamassa fans need wait only a little while longer for their third studio album Black Coffee. For those who have followed the grammy nominated duo for Don’t Explain and Seesaw, Black Coffee’s highly anticipated January 26th release date will seem much farther away than a number of days. Multiple articles could […]
    Alexandra Veltri
  • Most Anticipated Albums of 2018 18 januari 2018
    2018 is set to be another great year in blues rock. Here are some of the most anticipated albums of 2018 in blues rock.
    Pete Francis
  • Dan Patlansky Interview (Podcast) 16 januari 2018
    Dan Patlansky’s latest two releases both reached #1 on Blues Rock Review’s Top 20 Albums of the Year (Dear Silence Thieves, Introvertigo.) Now on February 2nd, Patlansky will release Perfection Kills. Patlansky joined Rory Auskerry on the Route 66 podcast to talk about it.
    Pete Francis
  • Beth Hart and Joe Bonamassa release “Give It Everything You Got” video 15 januari 2018
    Beth Hart and Joe Bonamassa have released a music video for “Give It Everything You Got.” The track is featured on the upcoming album, Black Coffee, available January 26.
    Pete Francis
  • Black Country Communion release “Wanderlust” video 15 januari 2018
    Black Country Communion have released a music video for “Wanderlust,” featured on the band’s latest album, BCC IV. In a recent interview with Blues Rock Review, Black Country Communion frontman Glenn Hughes said, “We’re always jamming Joe and I, and I may have been tuning my bass up and he starts playing (hums riff) and […]
    Pete Francis
  • The Influence of Theatre on Blues and Popular Music 15 januari 2018
    While it’s difficult to nail down the exact origins of the theatre, the are numerous examples of drama being used as an entertainment form when delving into the rich history of the Ancient Greeks. Dating back to the 6th century, a priest by the name of Thespis engaged in dialogue while a musical chorus was […]
    Pete Francis