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Joe Bonamassa Carnegie show photo by Christie Goodwin

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 photo by Marty Moffat

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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Robin Trower photo by Simon Jay Price

Robin Trower – New Album, Single Concert

Robin Trower returns with a new studio album Time And Emotion, to be released on Friday 4th August through Manhaton Records. “I can honestly say I don’t know when I have been happier with an album,” said Trower. “I feel Time And Emotion contains some of my very best work.” That the legendary guitarist is now 72 and has been releasing ...

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King King by Rob_Blackham

King King – Exile & GraceTour

King King have announced their biggest UK tour to date, with a series of high profile concerts, including London’s Shepherd’s Bush Empire on Wednesday 18th October. The tour supports the release of the band’s eagerly anticipated fourth studio album Exile & Grace, due Friday 6th October. Recorded at Superfly Studios, it is the band’s first album of new material since 2015’s multi-award winning Reaching For The Light and features the new single ‘(She Don’t) ...

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Mollie Marriott

Mollie Marriott to Headline London Borderline

Following the recent release of her debut album Truth Is A Wolf and current single ‘Control’  Mollie Marriott will perform a rare headline concert at London’s Borderline on Thursday 1st June 2017. The daughter of former Small Faces and Humble Pie vocalist/guitarist Steve Marriott and stepdaughter to original Brit rock ’n’ roller Joe Brown, audiences might not be used to seeing her step stage front but they’re more than ...

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Dan Patlansky by Adam Kennedy

Dan Patlansky Interview

Dan Patlansky has opened for Bruce Springsteen, toured with the likes of Joe Satriani and King King, and had his last two albums, Dear Silence Thieves and Introvertigo,  voted the #1 Blues Rock Album of the year by the Blues Rock Review.  There are other award nominations, along with an escalating fan base that can’t get enough of this South African guitarist, singer and ...

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Dan Patlansky – Sonnova Faith

Dan Patlansky has released new single ‘Sonnova Faith’ with accompanying video taken from his most recent album Introvertigo, that was recently voted the #1 Blues Rock Album of 2016 by the Blues Rock Review (having also won it with his 2014 Dear Silence Thieves album). Alongside the official video release the award winning singer/guitarist has also made a behind-the-scenes making of video about it. All ...

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Joe Bonamassa by Christie Goodwin

Joe Bonamassa – Live At Carnegie Hall Acoustic Release

Joe Bonamassa Live At Carnegie Hall – An Acoustic Evening is the latest offering from the platinum-selling and Grammy nominated blues rock maestro that will be released on CD, DVD, Blu-ray and vinyl as of Friday 23rd June 2017, and also available to pre-order. Recorded on January 21-22nd it features Joe Bonamassa performing two unique all-acoustic shows at the New Yourk City’s renowned Carnegie Hall. His band for ...

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Bad Touch by Martin Tierney

Bad Touch & Broken Witt Rebels – Friday 7th April, 02 Academy Birmingham

Let’s get the sour grapes out the way, I’m in a venue that’s notoriously bad about communicating the times bands are due to appear, and when punters do arrive they inevitably complain about the price of a pint. “Tell me where you bury your dreams” sings Bad Touch’s singer Steve Westwood rather aptly as I walk in; the band having ...

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Ash Wilson – Broken Machine

Featuring members of King King and Chaka Khan’s band, alongside his brother Phil producing, co-writing and playing drums, on this his debut album, Ash Wilson mixes rock, blues and pop in a manner that while mainstream friendly packs a solid punch. Fuzzed feedback notes stir over a chugging chain-gang rhythm  for the blues rock ‘Show Me How To Love You’ ...

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