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  • The Gringos release “Of Atoms and Evenings” video 20 september 2018
    The Gringos have released a music video for “Of Atoms and Evenings.” The track is featured on the band’s latest album, The Animal Kingdom, which was #3 on Blues Rock Review’s Top 20 Albums of 2017.
    Pete Francis
  • Greta Van Fleet: Portland, Oregon Gig Review 20 september 2018
    Wow! Talk about getting blown away by a show, the last time that this writer witnessed a performance that was on this level of adrenaline rushing intensity was at the Bruce Springsteen and the “E Street Band” “MODA” center appearance in 2013. Tonight it was Greta Van Fleet, representing the incarnate personification of youthful exuberance. […]
    Bob Gersztyn
  • Anthony Gomes announces “Peace, Love, and Loud Guitars” 16 september 2018
    ST. LOUIS, MO –  Anthony Gomes, 2017 European Blues Award Winner, is thrilled to announce the release of the first single, “Come Down,” from his forthcoming album Peace, Love & Loud Guitars. Gomes bares heart and soul on “Come Down,” a modern work song with the startling plea “Come down from heaven B.B. King, ’cause this kingdom has […]
    Pete Francis
  • Rival Sons release “Do Your Worst” video 14 september 2018
    Long Beach blues rockers Rival Sons have released a music video for “Do Your Worst.” The track is featured on the group’s upcoming album, which is produced by Dave Cobb and should be released in 2019
    Pete Francis
  • John Oates: Arkansas Review 13 september 2018
    John Oates is best known for being half of the beloved ’80s band Hall and Oates. Hall and Oates represent the epitome of pop. They’ve sold millions upon millions of records. They had six number one hits. Michael Jackson copped to “borrowing” a riff from their “I Can’t Go for That (No Can Do)” for […]
    Steven Ovadia
  • Mike Vernon and the Mighty Combo: Beyond The Blue Horizon Review 12 september 2018
    What do Alexis Korner, John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers, Eric Clapton, Steve Winwood, Spencer Davies, Jack Bruce, Rod Stewart, Ginger Baker, The Artwoods, Muddy Waters, Savoy Brown, Otis Spann, Johnny ‘Guitar’ Watson, Larry Williams, Graham Bond, Ten Years After, Stan Webb, Peter Green’s Fleetwood Mac, Champion Jack Dupree, Christine McVie, Mick Taylor, Eddie Boyd, Dr.Feelgood, Freddie King, […]
    Clive Rawlings
  • Hot Tuna: Portland Gig Review 11 september 2018
    Jorma Kaukonen and Jack Casady formed “Hot Tuna” in 1969 when they were members of the most famous psychedelic hippie band to come out of the Haight Ashbury counter culture flower power movement, “Jefferson Airplane.” The “Airplane,” as they were referred to, became front page tabloid news with top 40 radio hits, when singer Grace […]
    Bob Gersztyn
  • Joe Bonamassa: Redemption Review 10 september 2018
    Joe Bonamassa is known as a blues guitar hero, but the pleasant surprises of Redemption, his latest album, are his songwriting and vocals. Bonamassa is prolific. Redemption is 13th solo studio album. That’s not counting the live albums or his work with his Black Country Communion side project, nor his work with singer Beth Hart. […]
    Steven Ovadia
  • Doyle Bramhall II reveals “Love and Pain” 7 september 2018
    Doyle Bramhall II is now streaming “Love and Pain,” a brand new track from his upcoming album, Shades, available October 5th. “We wrote this song after the mass shooting in Las Vegas,” says Bramhall II. “The song asks the question behind the tragedies of mass shootings — not simply how did this happen, but why. […]
    Pete Francis
  • Greta Van Fleet announces “Anthem of the Peaceful Army” 7 september 2018
    New York, NY – (September 7, 2018) – Greta Van Fleet – Jake Kiszka/guitars, Sam Kiszka/bass & keys, Josh Kiszka/vocals, and Danny Wagner/drums – is very proud to announce the upcoming release of the band’s debut album, Anthem of The Peaceful Army, due out October 19 on Lava/Republic Records.  The album is available for pre-order now by going […]
    Pete Francis