For all his obvious skill as a songwriter, his resonant tenor rattles the soul just as much. Great news! DC doesn’t own the rights to the early Whitesnake recordings; only the stuff from ’84 till now. If ever there was a bluesman suited for a bare bones recording style, it is Rush. With a pandemic spiraling our world into crazy and dangerous directions, it was only a matter of time before the blues world captured the malaise and committed it to glorious sound. Self Made Man. … Full Album with 1 Hour of guitar blues music video. Cheers! Picking standout tracks is tricky. !, Fine, just, fine…but I miss a lot of blues tracks in new mixes like Hungry for love or even Sailing Ships…. 73. critic score (5) 63. user score (25) Fantastic Negrito. Even at his advanced age, he needs little to no enhancement to his sound to shine. Activity: Unmask Whoever Sinister and calming sounds might seem mutually exclusive, but New York City’s Activity beg to … Love & Light Y’all….. Bonnie Raitt. Your complete album or minimum 6-song EP music must be uploaded as a WAV file with album artwork uploaded as either JPEG or … Born in the unlikely city of Paris, France at a time (1965) when the blues seemed to be in commercial decline, Bernard Allison may not have been the blues hero we were expecting, but if his latest album is any indication, he’s on a mission to prove himself capable of the job. Under the Radar Blues, Rock, and Southern Soul Music You Must Hear 2019. I absolutely love the Red and White albums! The best showcases of his talent include the tortured ballad ‘I’ll Go Crazy’ and the foot-stomping ‘Cracked up Over You.’ Bryant’s latest release contains more than a few echoes of old-school R&B and that is not a bad thing — at least not in Bryant’s capable hands. Albert Cummings, Believe Meanwhile, ‘Hot’ refocuses the attention right back to Cray’s guitar playing as a scorching demonstration of his ability to set the fretboard ablaze. Holy Moly! Bryant is a rhythm and blues singer who doesn’t leave the blues behind. But ‘blues’ to me is a beautiful word that describes emotional expression… feelings, be it feelings of sadness, loneliness, emptiness… but, also those that express great joy, celebration and dance, sexiness and Love!!!”. As euphoric and full of joy as its title would imply, Iguana’s Chicago Spectacular! From Canada, Wayne is the ball-of-fire beacon of blues. Tune in to hear some of the greatest and most revered bands of all time. And in case you’re wondering, Johnny Iguana is the right pianist. If it’s not the album’s best track it’s a close second to her cover of the stunning Billie Holiday classic ‘Strange Fruit.’ Overall, Blackbirds is a very compelling piece of work. The man sounds every year his age and his latest effort works precisely for this reason. Paralyzed 02. It proves that, even when steeped in a century of tradition, the blues is as fresh as this morning’s snow fall. Blues Guitar - Mustang Cruising. Marcus King and his band have a gritty quality that many younger players seem to lack when they enter the world of the blues. As a vibrant collection of songs, ‘All My Dues are Paid’ continues to fuel it — even beyond the singer’s passing of roughly five months ago. A nightmare of a virus may have given us all the blues, but as usual, our favorite genre could be relied on to help ease the pain. The collection also includes “If You Want Me,” a studio recording released in 2006 as a bonus track on the live album, Live…in the Shadows of the Blues. “Let it Go’ is an almost painful listen. Black Crow Moan Eliza Neals 2020 $1.50. Straight To You: Live. Coverdale also taps his 2000 solo album, Into the Light, for “River Song.”. As admirable as Dion’s efforts are, his vocals, while pleasant, lack the sheer power needed to give these songs the sheer grit they deserve. Zito’s guitar work shines most on the hard-driving ‘Don’t Touch Me,’ but the standout track may be the closing track, ‘What it used to be’ a soft and poignant ballad at a time when such a thing is desperately needed. It features a good man feeling bad and sharing his anguish through both vocals and his harmonica. Songs from the Road will make a believer of you. Newest Blues Rock Albums & Song Releases. ‘More from the Levee’ is just that stunningly good. Cameos from time-tested veterans of the blues make the album shimmer most and the relentlessly upbeat ‘Birmingham’ (featuring Robert Randolph and Keb’ Mo’) may be the best example. Almost all latest releases in one place, each album is available for download in a good quality |, Whitesnake's 'The Blues Album' compilation to be released in February - The Legends, Whitesnake's 'The Blues Album' compilation to be released in February – Seacoast Oldies, Whitesnake’s ‘The Blues Album’ compilation to be released in February – 96.1 WGUY, Whitesnake to release ‘The Blues Album’ consisting of remixed and remastered tracks on February 19th | Hair-Metal.com, Whitesnake’s David Coverdale says band may not return to touring until 2022 – 96.1 WGUY, Whitesnake's David Coverdale says band may not return to touring until 2022 - The Legends. Why oh why was Lonely days, lonely nights from “ come an’ get it”not on this album. I totally agree that all those songs you mentioned would be incredible if refreshed, remixed, and remastered. Another strong example is the dance track ‘Sweep the Shack.’ It’s a simple tale about a man who’s eager to finish his day of work to get back into the arms of his beloved. Innocence of Youth When Rivers Meet 2020 $0.68. Known as ‘The King of Slydeco,’ Mississippi-born, Louisiana-reared guitar legend Sonny Landreth is the rare blues musician who truly sounds like no one else. Valeu Coverdale. Meanwhile the equally rollicking ‘I Thought She Wouldn’t Do it’ adds some funky drums into the mix. The third compilation album in Whitesnake’s The Red, White and Blues Trilogy following last year’s ‘Love Songs’ (red) and The Rock Album (white), ‘The Blues Album’ sees David Coverdale and co. celebrate the blues-tinged songs in their esteemed back catalogue. It’s on the Restless Heart album, which I have. Born in Michigan in 1946, Lavette’s vocal stylings owe as much to mainstream R&B that the blues, but her sweet, silky voice belongs as much in this genre as her harder-edged sisters. Also vital is Diggin’ Roots with Ron Artis the 2nd. Holy Ground The Dead Daisies 2021 $1.65. All told, That’s What I Heard is a top notch effort. If nothing else, ‘Roomful’ serves as an undeniable reminder of how the blues can sound with a solidly skilled horn section. Hence the date period explained in the notes above. Both lyrically and musically they vow to keep going and going, providing the listener with ample incentive to keep listening and listening. If 2020 will be forever remembered as the year of a deadly pandemic, it can also be thought of as a year that demonstrated the undying spirit of the blues. Think of her as a softer, more intimate Etta James. THE BLUES ALBUM is available for pre-order now, and will be available on February 19 digitally and on CD and as a double-LP set pressed on 180-gram, blue vinyl. November 9, 1970. But the title track isn’t one of them. Just a little food for thought before you fully retire. It will inspire you to live a more full life. Bluesbreakers with Eric…. But Copeland has recently turned forty and her voice shows all of the gravity and none of the rust of a blues elder statesman. Uncivil War would not have been possible by a less time-tested voice. It’s often said that every blues song is basically about a good man feeling bad. Featured peformers: Alan Douglas (supervisor), Bruce Gary (producer), Joe Gastwirt (mastering), Michael Fairchild (liner notes), Mark Linett (engineer), Richard Bull (design, art direction), Rob O'Connor (design, art direction), Adrian Boot (design). This 13-song set is a musical gumbo of blues, gospel, jazz, R&B, Latin and soul. Through ‘All My Dues are Paid’ we learn of Bey’s humble and hurtful beginnings as a poor and black young man raised in the Jim Crow south. With guest vocalists Chris Cote and Michelle Wilson, Blues Bash is as much fun as you’d expect an album called Blues Bash to be. O bicho vai pegar. A listen to ‘You Make Me Feel’ must provoke the listener to ask why he hasn’t released more. Redemption was inspired by a tumultuous period in Bonamassa’s life and has distinct shades of dark and light by the renowned guitar virtuoso. AWESOME! I’m overjoyed that Looking for Love, and If You Want Me, are included on this album. In terms of song quality, We Fly Free is uneven. Characteristics. Tracklisting: 01. King tribute ‘Thank you Lucille’ and the hilarious album closer ‘Money.’. And it’s hard to think of a more powerful opener than Bobby Rush’s ‘Shake it for Me.’ Nearing his 90th birthday, the Louisiana-native’s voice and guitar have never sounded bolder and more vibrant. In fact it stays on its feet all the way through. Don’t let the title of Jeremiah Johnson’s latest album fool you. New Blues Rockalbums. Critic Score 88 6 reviews. Still fairly new on the scene, it’s possible that they’ll grow more consistent as time goes by. Jeff Beck. Shame nothing from the early classic albums, The Blues Album Vol 2 The Early Years. A Gypsy Woman Told me is a truly stunning album. If the late Frank Bey isn’t familiar to you, the opening (and title) track of his final album serves as a fine introduction. I agree with George. When all is said is done, it’s hard to imagine anyone getting a better introduction (or re-introduction) to the amazing sounds of blues piano at its best. What’s next I wonder …. Overall, it’s pretty clear that Savoy Brown ain’t done yet. The title track seems to serve as the band’s anthem. If the title track doesn’t send shivers up your spine, it’s time to have your spine examined. Top 20 Blues, Rock, Roots Albums of 2019. ‘All My Dues are Paid’ is a truly special album. 1 review. If this album is any indication, they’re just getting started. It’s seems like only yesterday that Shemekia Copeland was hailed as a prodigy of the blues, an incipient star in a genre often neglected by those of her generation. I would like to suggest you to raise the cloud funding to buy back your precious masterpieces of the rhythm and blues during the Sunburst years. Their latest effort may suggest the outfit has gathered a little dust over the years. After all, what could be more heartbreaking than a man facing the demise of his car. Low Cut Connie. Great guitar blues with exemplary craft. Joe Bonamassa’s credentials are well known to any fan of the blues — especially those whose tastes revolve around tasty guitar work. If you’ve got a younger blues fan with birthday coming soon, Stand Up would make a … California-born blues guitarist Kirk Fletcher has the kind of soulful, ebullient vocals that make us briefly forget what an extraordinarily gifted guitar whiz he is. The Album sizzles most when it charges at full-speed, keeping up with rock and soul, but never leaving the blues behind. Like The ROCK Album and LOVE SONGS, all the tracks on THE BLUES ALBUM have been revisited, remixed, and remastered. Sure, there’s humor laced in this tale, but we get the feeling Smither means it. St. Louis’ Mike Zito’s Quarantine Blues is that album and has a power that will outlast even the stubborn Coronavirus. Private Lives. His newest album is full of funky, energy-filled blues tunes with smooth robust piano and cool soulful vocals. The blues here can get a little gimmicky and cute from time to time, and Wainright’s voice could use a greater sense of heft. Let’s just hope some younger fans can give ‘My Blues Pathway’ a listen and learn the same lesson from him. They belong to the estate of their former manager & Sunburst label. iTunes. October 10, 1974. A strong opening track has a way of steamrolling the listener into submission. All and all, ‘Unemployed Highly Annoyed’ will do more than please you. Skvělá trilogie škoda že není i ze starší tvorby whitesnake. Fingers crossed? KF totally agree. The album’s closer, ‘Rock and Roll for the soul’ is just that. This isn’t something for a listener seeking a lightweight piece of pop fluff. But as any fan of the genre knows, a little dust only makes the blues go down better. But, Too Many Tears – again? and Freddie) continue to inspire him. 77. critic score (7) 63. user score (12) Blues Pills. Songs like ‘Battleground’ and what seems to be a Hendrix tribute ‘Kissing the Sky‘ bustle with speaker-rattling vigor, but others simply don’t. With the world of contemporary blues so dominated by guitar heroes (and to a lesser extend harmonica stars) it’s good to be reminded how expressive a blues instrument the piano can be with the right pianist at the helm. Rock blues guitar icon Bonamassa’s 13 th studio album delivers great song-writing, excellent vocal work and, of course, exceptional guitar work, accompanied by a hugely talented, veteran band. ‘Good Times,’ as its title would suggest, pines for days gone by with a wistful, gentle breeze of a sound. Pure blues and one of your greatest triumphs in my opinion. His voice, guitar and harmonica are enough to shake you to the core. Shuggie Otis - Inspiration Information. Critic Score. Nearing his 80th birthday, Smither’s voice shows wear, but this isn’t a bad thing. Honest-to-goodness blues rock from the talented Ms Neals, choc full of attitude, sass, top-notch musicianship, and downright good fun. Another of the album’s standouts include ‘Rocking in Louisiana.’ Fueled by a swamp-rock attack that Creedence Clearwater Revival would envoy, the track reminds us (as CCR did) that a true fondness for Louisiana blues can live in the hearts of those born and raised elsewhere. But their latest release contains a number of songs that could have only seen life in the current day. Trying to categorize it would be a waste of time. The Album sizzles most when it charges at full-speed, keeping up with rock and soul, but never leaving the blues behind. Releases from stalwarts like Savoy Brown and Robert Cray as well as newer voices like Whitney Shays and Shemekia Copeland shone as brightly as ever. But somehow Zito’s blues make us feel better. So it should come as no shock to learn that Bonamassa’s latest effort is as consistently solid as anything he’s ever created. If you’ve got a younger blues fan with birthday coming soon, Stand Up would make a lovely gift. A truly memorable effort. One of the best blues rock albums you’ll hear all year, with Eliza Neals and her group of musicians playing straight out of their hearts and souls. I would love to hear the new band rip through the old pre Slide It In material. Can’t wait until 2-19-2021. Recorded in Memphis by the Idaho born and bred Nemeth, Stronger than Strong engages the listener for all the reasons any great blues album engage the fans. What you have here,is a needy old has-been,exploiting his audience, for more of their money,by getting them to buy material,they already own.All artists know many of their fans,are completists,and these new remixes will be at the current royalty/publishing rate,not from when they were originally released.Probably needs it for legal purposes,to continue her tax avoidance…. At the rate Ronnie Earl & the Broadcasters are keeping up with the times, we can expect to hear great music from them for another thirty years — at least. Tackling the legendary works of Jimmy Rogers, Larry Williams and Jimmy Nolan is no easy undertaking, but Grammy nominated vocalist and blues harpist Kim Wilson is up for the task. In addition to the buoyant title track, stand outs include the inspirational ‘One Thing Every Day’ and Bey’s stunningly poignant cover of John Lennon’s ‘Imagine.’ The Georgia-born singer may be gone, but the music he left behind will undoubtedly inspire an army of future blues fans. But the old adage of ‘if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it applies very much to this legend. JOHN PRIMER & BOB CORRITORE -THE GYPSY WOMAN TOLD ME, VICTOR WAINRIGHT AND THE TRAIN - MEMPHIS LOUD, ELVIN BISHOP & CHARLIE MUSSELWHITE — 100 YEARS OF THE BLUES, JOHNSON JEREMIAH - UNEMPLOYED HIGHLY ANNOYED. In time, it may rank as one of the very best blues songs of all time. And the album’s other highlight is the soft, slow ‘Rambling Blues.’ Much more than a platform of musical skills, this album reminds us how dark, dangerous and reckless the genre can become when done right. Them early tunes need some love! The result is a searing collection of tunes that each carve their way into the listener’s soul in a dazzlingly different way. Altogether, Stand Up compares with the best work of the late Amy Winehouse. These People Talk Show 2020 $0.60. I’ll love it anyway but I’m sure others would agree with me. Recorded between 1966 and 1970, they feature the master guitarist stretching the boundaries of electric blues in both live and studio settings. hi david john shields here visiting on web got internet at new apafarfment it will be 2 years in june just got lil box ‘o’ snakes on cd this month no live email 7023456866 mesquite nv if you ever need that love john, Pingback: Whitesnake’s David Coverdale says band may not return to touring until 2022 – 96.1 WGUY, Pingback: Whitesnake's David Coverdale says band may not return to touring until 2022 - The Legends, Copyright © 2016-2020 Whitesnake. Great to hear remixes of songs that have been a part of my life for over 35 years. The same could be said of ‘Watch Your Back,’ a darker form of satire than ‘Zombies,’ but also clever and salient enough to the album the color it needs. Спасибо за отличную музыку! Great idea that as I’m a great fan of that era up-to and including “ Slide it in” The title track, complete with heavenly choir and huge production, is an epic track to be savoured. Blues rock can be characterized by bluesy improvisation, the twelve-bar blues, extended boogie jams typically focused on the electric guitar player, and often a heavier, riff-oriented sound and feel to the songs than found in typical Chicago-style blues.Blues rock bands "borrow[ed] the idea of an instrumental combo and loud amplification from rock & roll". Thankfully, Fletcher is happy to remind us again and again with solos that bend that mind as deftly as he bends strings. It also doesn’t hurt that the band’s leader (also its singer and chief songwriter) has the shredding skills that guitarists of all ages would understandably envy. Renowned boogie-woogie pianist, Wayne has more awards on his shelf than many could ever hope for. Universe Neal Schon 2020 $2.25. John Mayer is deep into blues-rock now and prepared for his fans an album made in full accordance with this genre. His unique blend of folk and blues could not possibly belong to anyone else and, for anyone unfamiliar with the legend, ‘More From the Levee’ would be a wonderful place to start. Veteran singer/songwriter Dion DiMucci has seen enough dramatic shifts in his career’s direction to last a few lifetimes. Rise up features other demonstrations of this band’s ability to revive the past, recognize the present and brace for an uncertain future. It is weird music that revels in its weirdness. The sheer energy between Primer and Corrimore are enough to create magic. All told, Royal Tea, is exactly what a fan of Bonamassa has come to expect. There are those who believe the blues is a musical idiom that can only be mastered by Americans. It’s a fine enough album closer to make you forget that Stronger that strong is at times a little uneven. Pop/Rock; Blues Rock; 40. It’s also on the Into The Light Album, which I have. Genres: Blues Rock, Electric Blues. But then again, Stronger Than Strong isn’t just an exercise in navel-gazing and indeed, the upbeat love ballad ‘I Can See Your Light Shine’ offers the best illustration of the blues at its happiest. FANTASTIC NEGRITO - HAVE YOU LOST YOUR MIND YET. The hard-hitting ‘Lookout man’ best demonstrates how heavily the guitar hero can rock while still remaining true to the blues world. Released 26 April 1994 on MCA (catalog no. As with any time-tested blues star, Landreth only grows in stature with each passing release. To anyone concerned with the current state of the blues, Whitney Shay’s latest release ‘Stand Up’ could have been delivered with you in mind. The style is instantly recognizable to his fans and likely to promptly convert those who aren’t yet fans. Allman Brothers Band: 'At Fillmore East' (1971) After two excellent studio collections of blues-and … ‘You’re Gonna’ Need Me’ may be both the album’s funniest and saddest track. Ждём с нетерпением! Derek and The Dominos - Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs. Copeland’s latest release is a breathtaking journey through the past of Black America, beginning with the horror show of slavery and ending with the current day’s unending chaos. The album closer, ’Father’s Day,’ is a heartwarming song that wins the listener over completely. Can´t wait for the album to come! These guys are the real thing. But then again, strange is a word the listener would likely use a lot when describing Fantasic Negrito. MCAD-11060; CD). Truth. All in all, Roomful of Blues’ (kind of) self-titled album would be a nice introduction to anyone unfamiliar with the band — or anyone who doubts the sincerity of revival bands. Kindred Spirits may be a mixed bag for the fan of traditional blues, but for the fan ready to welcome a new approach, this album is an early Christmas present. What more could you want from a blues album? The plaintive voice of Chris Smither has served him well for decades. vinyl it is for me and download. Robert Cray is a name and a sound well known to any true lover of the blues. Cream. David please sort. The most obvious example of a timely song is ‘Blues for George Floyd.’ With a self-explanatory title, it pays gentle homage to a fallen citizen and victim of ignorance who has, for deeply sad reasons, been very much in the news of late. It seems to work every time, it rarely works better than it does here. Anyone searching for the singer’s best work should remain in the realm of mainstream pop. 2019 brought so many outstanding blues, rock and roots music albums that we had a hard time choosing the top 20. ‘Shake your Moneymaker’ packs the album’s most powerful punch as Johnny Iguana bangs the keys into impressive submission.