Bob Putignano looks at some bluesy holiday CDs.
Blues Revue Edtior Art Tipaldi recently had the chance to catch up with Derek Trucks and talk about the Tedeschi Trucks Band and his exquisite slide guitar voice.
Dr. John and the Blind Boys of Alabama are currently on their “Spirituals To Funk” tour. Eric Sutter got lucky and caught one of the shows. Read about it in this week’s Blues Beat.
Eric Sutter recently caught the great Toots and The Maytals on their first-ever Unplugged Acoustic Tour.
As the blues season cranks up Down Under, David O’Sullivan reports on two terrific shows he saw recently in Sydney, Joe Bonamassa and Lil’ Band O’ Gold.
Writer Erich Frisch shares his experience at the birth of a new blues festival.
Eric Sutter caught a recent Keb’ Mo’ show and while he loved the bluesman’s performance, he says we shouldn’t forget his fine band. Read more on this week’s Blues Beat.
Bob Putignano headed to Quebec for the Trois-Rivieres en Blues festival. He already decided that he is going back next year! Read why on this week’s Blues Beat page.
Once part of the legendary English folk/rock band Lindisfarne, Rod Clements came back to his roots at Rothbury Roots and writer Dave Scott was there to tell us about it.
David Scott attended this year’s Harvest Time Blues Festival in Monaghan Town, Ireland. With some great headliners, he says that the best music might have been in the pubs. Go figure!