Samantha Fish Releases Two Christmas Singles

Samantha Fish releases two Christmas singles, Rock and Blues Muse

Samantha Fish’s new recordings of ‘Run Run Rudolph’ and ‘Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)’ pay loving tribute to two of her favorite holiday tunes.

‘Run Run Rudolph’ is always such an upbeat song, we thought it would be cool to dip it in some noir,” laughs Fish. “I think it gave it a unique character that’s different from everything out there. I chose ‘Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)’ because of my love for all things ’60s soul. It’s the biggest rock’n’roll Christmas song ever, and being a Darlene Love [Read More]

By |2019-11-21T19:02:20-08:00November 19th, 2019|Album & Single Reviews, Music News|0 Comments

Blues, Rock and Americana Grammy Awards Nominations 2020

Blues, Rock and Americana Grammy Awards Nominations 2020 Announced, Rock and Blues Muse

Nominations for the 62nd Grammy Awards Were Announced Wednesday

Congratulations to all the Grammy nominees for 2020. To see some of our favorite artists nominated for Grammy Awards in the Blues, Americana and Rock categories gave us a real thrill. These are seriously talented artists with outstanding albums, songs and performances.

The 2020 Grammy Awards are set for January 26 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles and will air live on CBS with Alicia Keys as host. Keys [Read More]

By |2019-11-21T19:04:12-08:00November 20th, 2019|Music News|0 Comments

The Doobie Brothers Reunite with Michael McDonald for North American Anniversary Tour

The Doobie Brothers Reunite with Michael McDonald for North American Anniversary Tour, Rock and Blues Muse

The Doobie Brothers announced a 30-city North American Tour to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the band’s founding and will unite with former front man Michael McDonald for a 2020 North American Tour. Tom Johnston, Michael McDonald, Pat Simmons and John McFee will be back together for the first time in nearly 25 years.

The announcement came at the conclusion of the band’s performance at the legendary Ryman Auditorium in Nashville Tennessee, where they played two of their iconic [Read More]

By |2019-11-21T19:06:07-08:00November 19th, 2019|Music News|1 Comment

Samantha Fish Cigar Box Guitar Festival 2020 Dates New Orleans

The Samantha Fish Cigar Box Guitar Festival New Orleans 2020, name change and dates announced, Rock and Blues MuseSamantha Fish Photo: Savas Mallotides

The New Orleans Cigar Box Guitar Festival was founded in 2016, has gained a reputation for outstanding entertainment during its first four years in existence. For 2020, Samantha Fish and the The New Orleans Cigar Box Guitar Festival have partnered to expand the growth and outreach of the festival and the Cigar Box guitar. It is now called The Samantha Fish Cigar Box Guitar Festival.

Taking place January 15 [Read More]

By |2019-11-14T17:00:11-08:00November 13th, 2019|Music News|2 Comments

Gibson Plays It Forward With Guitars For Vets Program

Gibson Plays It Forward With Guitars For Vets Program, Rock and Blues Muse L-R: Patrick Nettesheim (Guitars For Vets), Jason Kimmons (Gibson), Peter Nugris (U.S. veteran), Sully Erna (Godsmack), Henry Thomas (U.S. veteran) and Brandon Branham (U.S. veteran).

Gibson Plays It Forward With Guitars for Vets Program
Brings The Power of Music To Returning U.S. Veterans

Gibson has partnered with Guitars For Vets to bring the power of music to returning U.S. military veterans. Gibson opened the doors of its Custom Shop in Nashville to debut a donation of 48 guitars and 19,000 string sets as well as pledge their continued support to Guitars For Vets. [Read More]

By |2019-11-14T16:37:51-08:00November 11th, 2019|Music News|0 Comments

Ben Poole Announces New Double Live Album ‘Ben Poole Trio /// Live ‘19’

Ben Poole, new album announcement, Ben Poole Trio /// Live '19, Rock and Blues Muse

Blues rock guitarist, singer-songwriter Ben Poole will release his new double live album, Ben Poole Trio /// Live ’19 on Friday January 31st, 2020. The album was recorded over three nights in July 2019 at Old Schoolhouse in Barnsley, The Half Moon in South London and Bootleggers in Kendal, Cumbria and is over 90 minutes of electrifying blues-rock.

The double live album features Wayne Proctor on drums, Steve Amadeo on bass, and Ben Poole on vocals and guitar, and [Read More]

By |2019-11-14T16:34:28-08:00November 13th, 2019|Music News, Videos & Singles|0 Comments

Joe Satriani Announces ‘The Shapeshifting ‘ UK Tour 2020

Joe Satriani Announces 'The Shapeshifting" UK Tour 2020, Rock and Blues Muse Photo: Richard Bolwell

Joe Satriani Announces ‘The Shapeshifting” UK Tour 202. 

World-renowned guitar virtuoso, JOE SATRIANI, announces a string of May 2020 UK tour dates to support the release of his 17th solo album. Travelling under the moniker of “The Shapeshifting Tour”, the six-date UK run will start at the De La Warr Pavilion in Bexhill-on-Sea (May 22) finishing up at Birmingham Symphony Hall (May 28).

The live show will feature tracks from the new studio album released by Sony/Legacy in April 2020, plus he will perform many of [Read More]

By |2019-11-14T16:39:19-08:00November 11th, 2019|Music News|0 Comments