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Bad Touch & Mollie Marriott – Baby Get It On!

Ahead of their November UK headline tour Bad Touch have got together with the tour’s special guest Mollie Marriott and recorded ‘Baby Get It On’, a special new single that will be released on Monday 23rd October as a free MP3 download. There’s also an official music video for ‘Baby Get It On’ out now that you can view here ...

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Samantha Fish – New Album & UK Tour

Multi-award winning American blues guitarist and singer-songwriter, Samantha Fish, has a new studio album Belle of the West out on Ruf Records on Friday 17th November 2017 with a nationwide eight date UK tour kicking off at The Stables in Milton Keynes just three days later on Monday 20th. “You should always get outside of the box,” said Fish, on how she approached making Belle of the West. “Challenging yourself is how ...

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Beth Hart Announces April & May 2018 UK Tour

Beth Hart has announced her biggest UK tour to date. The Grammy nominated singer-songwriter and her band will return to these shores for a 14-date tour of the UK and Ireland in April and May 2018. The tour will start at Dublin’s Vicar Street on Tuesday 10th taking her  through to an already sold out concert at London’s Royal Albert ...

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Mollie Marriott – Truth Is A Wolf

Let’s get this out the way from the start. She’s Steve Marriott’s daughter. The goddamm voice that gave us The Small Faces and Humble Pie. She’s also step-daughter to Joe Brown, one of Great Britain’s original rock ‘n’rollers who’s still going strong to this day. We’re talking rock royalty. Nepotism is something she’s avoided involvement with however. Instead, sticking to ...

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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 with QUIREBOYS at Ramblin’ Man Fair

English hard rock band QUIREBOYS have been ultra-busy releasing an album a year since signing with ‘Off Yer Rocka’ and releasing Beautiful Curse in 2013. And in between a teaser EP expected this autumn and a fresh studio album perhaps in 2018, the lads are set to release a collection of iconic blues tunes on an album titled White Trash ...

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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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Exclusive Beth Hart Solo shows in Beautiful Settings

Having wowed audiences last year with her critically acclaimed Fire On The Floor tour, Grammy nominated singer-songwriter, Beth Hart will be returning to the UK later this year to perform three exclusive solo concerts in what that will be in somewhat unusual but decidedly  beautiful settings. The concerts will take place in Leeds Town Hall (Monday 30th October), The Forum, Bath (Wednesday 1st November) and Coventry Cathedral (Friday 3rd November). ...

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Nikka Costa - Underneath & In Between

Nikka Costa – Underneath And In Between

Nikka Costa has opened as special guest for such diverse acts as The Police, Coldplay, AC/DC, Lenny Kravitz, and Prince, the latter with whom she’s written songs as she has with Eric Clapton. She’s also headlined worldwide on her own and had hits, having made her first record when she was only eight years old back in 1980. That her father ...

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Wilko Johnson Band Royal Albert Hall Anniversary Celebrations

‘I’m supposed to be dead!’ announced Rhythm ‘n’ blues guitar ace Wilko Johnson after recovering from major surgery; an operation that previously he believed could not even take place having been diagnosed with terminal pancreatic cancer in 2012. Yet seemingly this unstoppable force is ready to jettison across a stage sawing away at his faithful telecaster once more with a ...

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