Tag Archives: blues rock

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King King – Exile & Grace

This time last year King King had a live album out; the culmination of three recorded in the studio, an awful lot of touring, and a bagful of talent put in by the multiple blues rock award winners. As a statement we viewed it as a greatest hits collection and looked for similar songs getting added to their set list ...

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The Bad Flowers – New Single & Tour Dates

Following airplay on Planet Rock for their new single ‘Thunder Child‘, Black Country-based three piece blues rock band The Bad Flowers have now also released an official video to accompany it, prior to embarking on assorted gigs and touring throughout the UK. The Bad Flowers formed in Cannock, near Wolverhampton in 2014, lead vocalist and guitarist Tom Leighton, bassist Dale Tonks and drummer Karl Selickis learning ...

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Ten Years After 50th Anniversary Box Set

Ten Years After celebrate their 50th anniversary with the release of a brand new 10 CD Box Set by Chrysalis Record that will also gather their Deram label records for the first time. Encompassing the classic albums they made from 1967-1974 it will be released on 10th November. “I’m genuinely excited about the new Ten Years After box set that ...

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Interview: Erja Lyytinen

Making a name for herself as a slide guitarist with a unique sound all her own and moving from a solid blues rock base to a mainstream classic rock sound with her latest album Stolen Hearts, Finland’s Erja Lyytinen is someone to keep your eye on. With a September UK tour imminent that shouldn’t be hard, but to discover what’s ...

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Juno Award Winner Steve Hill – New Single, Album & UK Tour

One-man band blues rock machine Steve Hill has a new album Solo Recordings: Volume 3 out in the UK through No Label Records in the UK on Friday 6th October 2017, just ahead of a 27 date October/November tour supporting Martin Turner’s Wishbone Ash. The Montreal Gazette calls Hill “the meanest guitar player in Canada”. His Solo Recordings Volume 1 was nominated ...

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King King Reschedule Tour

With King King’s current single ‘(She Don’t) Gimme No Lovin’’ currently a hit on Planet Rock radio and their fourth studio album Exile & Grace due for release on Friday 6th October things could not be looking better for the award-winning band. However, Ramzine can reveal lead singer and guitarist Alan Nimmo has been beset by a throat condition leading ...

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JW Jones – New Album & Tour Due

Award-winning Canadian blues rock guitarist and singer-songwriter JW Jones releases new album High Temperature on Friday 20th October followed swiftly by  an 18 date nationwide UK tour starting at the Worthing Pavillion on Thursday 23rd November. High Temperature is the follow-up to Jones’ JUNO Award nominated 2014 album Belmont Boulevard that was nominated for a Maple Blues Award, and held ...

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Robin Trower – Time And Emotion

Recent years have seen a series of blues-orientated albums being released in a rather rapid succession from Robin Trower. It’s not as if the legendary guitarist has anything to prove, but if he’s prepared to serve up master classes in guitar virtuosity it’s worth my while sitting back and having a good listen. Time And Emotion isn’t necessarily just more ...

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Joe Bonamassa – Live At Carnegie Hall – An Acoustic Evening

In January 2016 Grammy nominated blues rock guitarist Joe Bonamassa packed his platinum selling albums away and headed off to Carnegie Hall where he intended to put in two nights playing an especially rearranged acoustic set of songs. There with a cast of musicians, roughly half of whom he’d not played alongside before and rehearsals taking place only just prior ...

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Joe Bonamassa…Seven 2018 UK Dates

Following the success of this year’s UK tour where he played two concerts of the Royal Albert Hal, blues rock guitarist Joe Bonamassa has announced a new seven date UK tour for next March. Following his recent Live At Carnegie Hall – An Acoustic Evening DVD and CD, the 2018 tour will feature Bonamassa in a return to electric guitar ...

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