Category Archives: Blues

Backroom Blues Volume 3

  Another fine release from Bongo Boy Records. This is the third volume of their Blues compilation. Once again, the production quality is excellent. The only problem that I have with this volume is that most of the songs sound … Continue reading

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Eric Clapton ~ I Still Do

  For those that love the blues, this album from Eric Clapton is for you. This is Eric doing songs from J.J. Cale, Skip James, Leroy Carr, Bob Dylan & even 1 or 2 originals from Eric himself. The album … Continue reading

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Various Artists ~ Backroom Blues Volume 2

  This album, with it’s opening track “Beg And Plead”, knocked me out with it’s gutsy feeling and especially the vocals on this girl, man, can she sing! Her name is Jeanne Lozier, for those that want to follow up … Continue reading

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Shiraz Lane ~For Crying Out Loud

  This Finnish band model themselves after Guns & Roses, Skid Row & Aerosmith. After listening this wonderful album, I can see & hear why. Track 6 titled “Mental Slavery” sounds just like a Guns & Roses track, while tracks … Continue reading

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7Horse ~ Livin’ In A Bitch Of A World

  This rock band consists of 2 musicians. Only 2, but, it sounds like a full band. Guitarist / Singer Joie Calio has a pretty good voice, although, I could’ve done without the makeshift rapping on the 5th track  “Dutch … Continue reading

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Johnny Winter with Dr. John Live In Sweden 1987

  Fans of Johnny Winter already know what a great guitar player he is, just as fans of Dr. John know how incredible he is on piano. This album will not let you down. Starting off with a great track … Continue reading

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Micha Schellhaas ~ Double Take

Fans of JEFF BECK, would think that this is a new album by him, but, it’s not. It is Micha Schellhaas with his new debut album called “Double Take”. The first track titled “Velocity” has a beautiful melody, that just … Continue reading

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