Blues Rock Guitarist Albert Cummings Releases “Queen Of Mean”

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Blues-rock guitarist, Albert Cummings, releases a new video “Queen of Mean” from his upcoming album, Believe, out February 14, 2020 via Mascot Label Group/Provogue Records.

A mix of blues, country and rock and roll, the 11 track album was recorded at the iconic FAME studios in Muscle Shoals, AL. Cummings takes his release Believe to new heights with the help of Grammy Award-winning producer Jim Gaines. Together they created a timeless album full of rhythm, funk and soul.

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By |2020-01-15T14:00:16-08:00January 13th, 2020|Music News, Videos & Singles|0 Comments

Neil Peart Drummer, Lyricist for Rush, Dies at 67

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Neil Peart, legendary drummer for the Canadian rock band Rush, succumbed to brain cancer January 7, 2020, according to Elliot Mintz, a family spokesperson.  Peart died in Santa Monica, CA after battling brain cancer for three and a half years.

Peart was one of rock’s greatest drummers, joining Geddy Lee (singer, bass) and Alex Lifeson (guitar) in the band Rush in 1974. He wrote most of the band’s lyrics and expressed insightful and meaningful ideas in their songs. He was considered a truly gifted and [Read More]

By |2020-01-15T14:04:01-08:00January 12th, 2020|Music News|0 Comments

Gibson Announces Slash Collection Released 2020

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Gibson Announces History-Making Slash Collection

Confirmed For Release Worldwide in 2020

NASHVILLE, TN (January 9, 2020) By leveraging its iconic past and leaning into an innovative future, Gibson has set the stage for the next era of shaping sound for present and future generations. The new Gibson celebrates the iconic models of Gibson’s Golden Era while leaning into the future with instruments that nurture new players across generations, genders and genres [Read More]

By |2020-01-09T16:32:47-08:00January 9th, 2020|Music News|0 Comments

Blues Music Awards Nominees Announced

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The Blues Music Award Nominees Have Been Announced!

TOP NOMINEES RICK ESTRIN & THE NIGHTCATS,
CHRISTONE “KINGFISH” INGRAM, BILLY BRANCH,
SUGARAY RAYFORD, AND THE CASH BOX KINGS
HOPE TO REIGN AT THE
41st ANNUAL BLUES MUSIC AWARDS

The winners will be revealed at The Blues Foundation-hosted gala ceremony in Memphis, Tenn. on May 7, 2020

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — An impressive assembly of blues music masters, ranging from Blues Hall of Famers to rising stars, will gather in Memphis on Thursday May 7, for the 41st annual [Read More]

By |2020-01-07T18:10:38-08:00January 7th, 2020|Music News|0 Comments

Gulf Coast Records Showcase, Live Filming Feat. The Proven Ones, Mike Zito, Diana Rein

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Gulf Coast Records Showcase and Live Video Filming Featuring The Proven Ones & Special Guests Mike Zito, Diana Rein and Jimmy Carpenter, at The Mint in Los Angeles.

Friday, January 17, 8pm

Los Angeles, CA—The Mint presents Gulf Coast Records Showcase and Live Video Filming featuring The Proven Ones plus special guests Mike Zito, Diana Rein, and Jimmy Carpenter, on Friday, January 17th, 8pm, at The Mint, 6010 Pico Blvd. For more info [Read More]

By |2020-01-09T17:32:41-08:00January 9th, 2020|Music News|0 Comments

Danish Blues Explosion Thorbjørn Risager & The Black Tornado Announce New Album

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Danish Blues Explosion Thorbjørn Risager & The Black Tornado
To Release New Album via Ruf Records Jan 31st
International Tourdates Announced

 

The popular and award-winning orchestra, Thorbjørn Risager & The Black Tornado, brings forth a new album Come On In via Ruf Records on January 31, 2020. The intensity is intact, but there is also room for new streaks of melancholy. Through more than 1,000 concerts in 21 different countries, the hard-swinging, critically acclaimed ensemble makes people smile and dance. For that [Read More]

By |2020-01-07T18:18:37-08:00January 6th, 2020|Music News|1 Comment

Alex Dixon, Grandson of Willie Dixon, Releases Single, Album Announcement

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Alex Dixon, Grandson of Blues Titan Willie Dixon, Delivers The Real McCoy out March 2020 and releases single, “Nothing New Under The Sun.”

LOS ANGELES, Calif. — Extending a blues tradition that runs deep in his blood, Alex Dixon —producer, bassist, pianist, and grandson of the late master songwriter, producer, singer, and instrumentalist Willie Dixon —returns to the roots with his new album The Real McCoy, due from his label Dixon Landing Music in March 2020.

The album, which will [Read More]

By |2020-01-07T18:13:17-08:00January 7th, 2020|Music News, Videos & Singles|0 Comments