Tag Archives: blues


Laurence Jones – The Truth

Four albums in, 50,000 albums sold, several awards under his belt, guest slots supporting acts as diverse as Status Quo, Van Morrison, Joe Bonamassa and Jools Holland… Before hearing a single note you get the impression mainstream attention awaits young “one to watch” blues rock guitarist Laurence Jones. If that’s his goal, or his management’s dream, then with this, his ...

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Laurence Jones – What Would You Do

With his new album album The Truth due for release on Friday 9th March 2018, Laurence Jones has released ‘What Would You Do’, the second single taken from it in advance of its release. There is also an official lyric video for ‘What Would You Do’ that you can watch here below at Ramzine. With over 50,000 albums sold and several major awards under his ...

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British Blues Explosion Live with Joe Bonamassa

Just a few days into his current UK tour and Grammy –nominated blues guitarist Joe Bonamassa has announced the release of British Blues Explosion Live featuring songs made famous by that holy trinity of British rock guitarists (and former Yardbirds) Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck and Jimmy Page, among others. British Blues Explosion Live  will be available from Friday 18th May on CD/DVD/Blu-Ray & 3LP ...

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Danny Bryant – Revelation

Two years down the road since his last album, Blood Money,  there’s much to remind us of British blues guitarist Danny Bryant‘s credentials via some long stirring guitar solos on new album Revelation. It also finds him travelling down roads less travelled musically, and sometimes hitting an unexpected classic rock mother lode. Much of the record, however, is informed by the ...

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DON BROCO — The most adjustable scenester try-hards & pop-survivalists of the 21st century.

British rock four piece DON BROCO released their third album Technology this month. The new album finds the band filtering their post-hardcore rock through the percolation filter of a 1980s pop-machine, and then finger-testing the results before adding a swirl-or-two of clotty cream: these twists come in the form of metal, funk and electronics. This album ends-up lip-puckering strong and ...

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Exclusive Robin Trower UK Date

Guitar legend Robin Trower will play an exclusive UK concert at the Islington Assembly Hall in London on Tuesday 27th February. It promises to be a masterclass in electrifying six string pyrotechnics, and from a man now aged 72. The former Procul Harem guitarist found solo fame with a string of hit albums in the 70s while playing arena gigs in the USA, merging heavy rock with ...

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RavenEye, Skam, Dead Shed Jokers – A hard helping of ultra-polished rock!

The Globe, Cardiff  Fair play, anyone who can get a people off their arse to a show on a Monday night must be doing something fucking right. Not a bad turnout in the Welsh capital who still seemed to be drunk-pumped from the rugby result a few days prior. “So, who’s been to North Korea then?” cautiously chuckles Dead Shed ...

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This Year’s Revelation from Danny Bryant

Blues rock guitarist/singer Danny Bryant has announced the release of his new studio album Revelation for Friday 20th April 2018 on be released by Jazzhaus Records. ‘Sister Decline’, the first track taken from the album, is now available as an instant gratis track on iTunes, Amazon and Spotify. Revelation is the fourth studio album to be produced by Richard Hammerton ...

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Steve Hill – Solo Recordings Volume 3

One man band Steve Hill hails from Canada, but you may have caught him supporting Wishbone Ash’s Martin Turner late last year. If you missed him, he’ll be back this way again in May as special guest on King King’s latest round of concerts and selected dates with Danny Bryant. It’s most likely a sight worth seeing: multi-tasking by playing guitar, ...

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Walking Papers

Walking Papers – WP2

Calling Seattle home, the men behind Walking Papers are no stranger to the rock and roll scene, returning with their second release ‘WP2’, they are set to make a statement that they are more than just the sum of their parts. With Jeff Angell and Benjamin Anderson both of The Missionary Position taking on guitars and keyboards respectively, Barrett Martin ...

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