Review: The Divine and Dirty by The Kris Barras Band

Album review, The Divine and Dirty, Kris Barras Band, Rock and Blues Muse

By Tom O’Connor

The Kris Barras Band, led by British-born blues powerhouse Kris Barras has scheduled a March 23rd release for The Divine and Dirty. The potent eleven song collection is the band’s debut release for the Provogue/Mascot Label Group.

Singer/guitarist Karras’ years of experience as a professional MMA fighter carry-over into his musical career and songwriting style most clearly in his lack of posturing or pretense. What you’re going to get from this album is everything he has to give; a [Read More]

By | 2018-03-19T10:44:12+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Album & Single Reviews|4 Comments

New Video, Free Album Download! Joe Bonamassa, “Let Me Love You” a tribute to Jeff Beck

Joe Bonamassa’s new video, just released, is not to be missed! A tribute to the great, Jeff Beck, “Let Me Love You Baby” is a house-shakin’ rocker. It’s Joe’s rendition of “Let Me Love You” adapted from Jeff Beck’s album, Truth. The song was originally by Buddy Guy, lyrics by Willie Dixon.

This is some performance!

FREE ALBUM DOWNLOAD on the YouTube page for “Let Me Love You “ here

“Let Me Love You Baby” is from Bonamassa’s upcoming album, British [Read More]

By | 2018-03-18T13:13:55+00:00 March 18th, 2018|Rock Muse|2 Comments

Concert review: Dan Patlansky with Mollie Marriott, The Deaf Institute, Manchester, UK

Photo: Richard Bolwell

By Scott Bampton

On a typically bitter winter evening in northern England, Mollie Marriott’s job of “warm up” act takes on a quite literal meaning. With the crowd still filtering in to The Deaf Institute from the freezing streets of Manchester on March 15th, Marriott wastes no time breaking the ice with her sizzling vocals. Clad in in a black jeweled corset, Marriott effortlessly dazzles the rapidly filling room with tunes from 2017’s The Truth is a Wolf, as well as older favorites like [Read More]

By | 2018-03-18T10:55:00+00:00 March 18th, 2018|Concert Reviews|0 Comments

Video of the Week: Shaw Davis & The Black Ties

Video of the Week, Shaw Davis & The Black Ties, Rock and Blues Muse, Martine Ehrenclou

By Martine Ehrenclou

We are proud to feature the new video, “You’ve Done lost Your Good Thing” by Shaw Davis & The Black Ties.

Every once in a while, a new artist or band comes along that completely blows me away. You’ll see what I mean when you press play on the video. We featured this guitar virtuoso and soulful blues singer once before with our review of his 2018 release, Alive from Legacy.” Many of [Read More]

By | 2018-03-15T15:39:18+00:00 March 15th, 2018|Video of the Week|11 Comments

Rock and Blues Muse Weekend Playlist

RBM Weekend Playlist, Rock and Blues Muse, Martine Ehrenclou


We felt inspired to put together a playlist of some of our favorite artists for your weekend enjoyment. A few of them are from upcoming or new albums. Whether you’re inside with the snow or outside with your earbuds in, listen to our newest Rock and Blues Muse Weekend Playlist for some get-up-and-go!

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My Way Down: Chris Duarte

Mama Told Me: Shaw Davis & The Black Ties

Let Me Down Easy: Blackberry Smoke

Bad Habit: Black Stone Cherry

What Is: Hamilton [Read More]

By | 2018-03-15T16:12:05+00:00 March 10th, 2018|Playlists|0 Comments