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Blackberry Smoke play to their strengths on Find A Light  

Blackberry Smoke are a southern rock/country rock band and seen by many as the spiritual heirs to the southern heritage of Lynyrd Skynyrd and The Black Crowes. Indeed, according to fellow southerners, Cadillac Three, “Blackberry Smoke are carrying forward the torch the Allmans and Skynyrd lit”. How true, or even accurate, this is is anybody’s guess, but what’s undeniable is ...

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Blackberry Smoke - Like an Arrow

Review: Blackberry Smoke – Like an Arrow

If you hear the word “Americana” and your face turns sour and your eyes come-over all glassy — Wait a minute. Figure this: Americana is not just comforting and middle-class, you know. Dylan is Americana. Springsteen is Americana. Where would we be without Johnny Cash? Or Willie Nelson? Those dudes live ‘n’ breath rebellion. Protest is strong in their heart, ...

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Blackberry Smoke announce UK tour

You have just caught their stormming set on the latest Later…with Jools Holland. Now you can catch Blackberry Smoke live on their next UK tour. The blues rockers are playing a 10-date tour in support of their upcoming album ‘Like An Arrow’ released on October 14th via Earache records. Dates are below: Mon 27th Mar – OXFORD O2 Academy Tue 28th ...

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Live: Stone Free Festival 2016

Stone Free Festival is a major new festival for the UK bringing a wealth of artists and events together under one roof for a whole weekend on the 18th and 19th of June. Working in association with Classic Rock Magazine and Prog Magazine, the premiere worldwide music publications for the music aficionado, Stone Free Festival provides a stunning line-up in the arena ...

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Review: Blackberry Smoke – Leave A Scar, Live In North Carolina

If you are looking for something fun, something a bit jazzy, with a sprinkle of blues and country, and predominantly southern rock, then I would highly recommend the new Live album from Blackberry Smoke. Blackberry Smoke last month released a live 2xCD/DVD set, ‘Leave A Scar, Live in North Carolina’ via Earache Records. The CD package comes in a deluxe trifold wallet and ...

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Blackberry Smoke – Live!

Southern rockers Blackberry Smoke are renowned road dogs, playing up to 250 shows a year and now they’re delivering a show you can watch in your very own living room… and listen to until the cows come home by releasing ‘Leave a Scar: Live in North Carolina‘ on August 18th. The album is available to pre-order now on double CD, ...

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Blackberry Smoke European Exclusives…

Atlanta, Georgia southern rockers Blackberry Smoke are releasing their latest album, The Whippoorwill, in Europe with three exclusive bonus tracks that will not be available anywhere else. Described as “Southern rock with a taste of outlaw country” The Whippoorwill (3 Bonus Track UK/EU Edition) can be pre-ordered on digipak CD and limited edition coloured vinyl LP.  Plus, for those super-fans ...

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