• Blues E-News Does 5 Quick Questions with Paradise Kings

    Santa Barbara-based blues/swing band Paradise King’s latest independent album “Controlled Burn” has received stellar print reviews around the globe while also being featured on syndicated radio program Blues Deluxe and worldwide on American Veterans Radio. “Paradise Kings play a mojo-filled brand of old-school blues with a modern feel. These guys...
  • 5 Quick Questions with Blues Guitar Woman, PEACH

    During February of 2016 American blues singer and guitarist, Peach Reasoner returned to Copenhagen to play with her band at her favorite club, the cozy Café Bartof. Club owners Joacim “Jokke” Friss Holm and Charlotte Bertelsen had graciously agreed that recording equipment could be brought for a live recording...
  • DION HEROES Time Life interview

    DION HEROES Time Life interview I love Dion. He is the last of the first generation rock and rollers still playing and recording. In 2008 Dion made a great CD called Heroes : Giants of early guitar rock. The guitar player on the album is the late Robert “Crow”...
  • 5 Quick Questions with Iconic SoCal Bluesman, Larry “Fuzzy” Knight

    Bassist-Vocalist-Bandleader Larry “Fuzzy” Knight began his long career in St. Louis performing with, among others, the Ike Turner Band and Chuck Berry, before migrating to Southern California in the 1960’s, where he subsequently played, recorded and/or toured with legendary rock acts like Delaney and Bonnie (for whom he was...
  • 5 Quick Questions With 2017 IBC Winner, Brody Buster

      Brody Buster took home “Best Harmonica Player” at the 2017 IBC (International Blues Challenge) on February 4 at the Orpheum Theatre in Memphis, beating a very competitive field of talented music acts. The Lawrence, KS resident, who fronts Brody Buster’s One Man Band as well as the Brody...
  • Documentary about Chester A. Burnett

    This documentary about Chester A. Burnett, better known as Howlin Wolf, is one of the best blues movies your gonna see .Includes the first presentation of previously unknown or unavailable performance footage It has rare footage of Howlin Wolf presented by the Rolling Stones on Shindig performing “How Many...
  • 5 Quick Questions with the “Six-String Siren,” Diana Rein

    On Long Road, Diana Rein’s latest critically-lauded album, the ‘Six-String Siren’ displays a sharp tongue, driving blues-based guitar, and melodic solos. The title track eases you into the album with the admission that life tried to steal her dream but “it’s been a long road and now I’m coming...
  • Oregon blues icon Curtis Salgado to undergo heart surgery, tour dates canceled

    PORTLAND, Ore. – Local blues legend Curtis Salgado will undergo triple bypass heart surgery on Friday, a spokesman from his record label said. The Portland-based blues and soul singer will be canceling his scheduled tour dates through May in the wake of the surgery. Born in Everett, Wash. in...
  • New CD, Cradle to the Grave

    I get the pleasure of receiving music in my mailbox from artists all over the globe. Good intentions on my part I hope to write about each one but fall short often with so much material to cover and little time allowed to sit down and write.. I receive 20...
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