Video of the Week: Raul Midón “Ain’t Happened Yet”

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A two-time Grammy nominee, guitarist, singer-songwriter, Raul Midón’s “Ain’t Happened Yet” is our pick for our Video of the Week.

With a silky, soulful voice and percussive guitar, he is known for playing bass, harmony, and melodic lines all at the same time on guitar. The New York Times has called Raul Midón “a one-man band who turns a guitar into an orchestra.”

An American singer-songwriter and guitarist, Raul Midón has released 10 albums, including If You Really Want (2018), which was nominated [Read More]

By |2019-06-18T17:01:14-07:00June 18th, 2019|Video of the Week|4 Comments

Video of the Week: Christone ‘Kingfish’ Ingram

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How could we not choose this video of blues phenom Christone “Kingfish” Ingram performing the tune “Before I’m Old” on Jam in the Van from his debut self-titled album out May 17, 2019 via Alligator Records. He is more than an outstanding guitar player and singer—he is one of the best we’ve seen, and get this—he’s only 20 years old.

Hailed as the future of the blues, Christone can shred liked guitarists decades older, but [Read More]

By |2019-06-06T12:04:40-07:00June 6th, 2019|Video of the Week|1 Comment

Video of the Week “Luck of the Draw” The Treatment

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By Martine Ehrenclou

“Luck of the Draw” is the new video from UK blues-rock band, The Treatment, off their new album, Power Crazy out March 22nd via Frontiers Music Srl. Loved this video the minute I heard it. With influences from AC/DC, Aerosmith and The Cult, classic rock fans will surely enjoy.

This is the best kind of blues influenced rock/rock and roll. Great vocals, guitars and a tight band. The Treatment has been [Read More]

By |2019-05-21T08:08:59-07:00May 17th, 2019|Video of the Week, Videos & Singles|1 Comment

Video of the Week: Jared James Nichols ‘You Done Lost Your Good Thing Now.’

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A classic by BB King, “You Done Lost Your Good Thing Now” is performed by the great blues-rock guitarist, Jared James Nichols.

Jared James Nichols can definitely play the blues, and he feels it too. From Wisconsin, now based in Los Angeles, this guitarist, singer-songwriter makes it righteous and real in this video, which is why we think he’s got some special kind of talent.

Nichols began by playing the blues at [Read More]

By |2019-03-29T10:25:59-07:00March 24th, 2019|Video of the Week|3 Comments

Video of the Week: The Spear Shakers ‘Something’s Going On’

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In honor of International Women’s Day, we are featuring The Spear Shakers video “Something’s Going On” by blues-rockers Kelly Richey and Sherri McGee.

The Spear Shakers features Kelly Richey on lead guitar and vocals and Sherri McGee on drums. The raw power, electrifying force and psychedelic sound of these two stars is certainly powerful. McGee’s blues-rock grooves lay a thundering foundation for Richey’s masterful guitar jams. They are badass musicians. It’s hardcore blues-rock on steroids, a blistering, in-your-face [Read More]

By |2019-03-07T18:44:39-08:00March 7th, 2019|Video of the Week|4 Comments

Video of the Week: Diamond by Sarah Potenza

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Just one listen to “Diamond” by Sarah Potenza and you’ll see why we chose her new video as our Video of the Week. “Diamond” is from Potenza’s upcoming release, Road to Rome out May 8, International Women’s Day. Sarah Potenza’s powerhouse vocals are not only scorching and soulful, but this song screams of independence and self-respect.

The Nashville based singer-songwriter and vocal powerhouse is perhaps most well-known as a semi-finalist on season 8 of The Voice, but since then she’s gone on [Read More]

By |2019-03-01T09:02:12-08:00March 1st, 2019|Video of the Week|0 Comments

Video of the Week: Bishop Gunn ‘Makin It’

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Bishop Gunn has done it again. Their video of their song ‘Makin’ It” from their 2018 release, Natchez, is another winner for this outstanding Southern rock/soul/blues band. This is one beautiful song.

Hailing from Natchez, Mississippi, Bishop Gunn delivers some of the best vocals, songwriting and Southern swamp rock and blues that we’ve heard in a long time. With Travis McCready on vocals, Drew Smithers on guitar, Ben Lewis on bass, and Burne Sharp on drums, this [Read More]

By |2019-02-15T10:57:55-08:00February 15th, 2019|Video of the Week|2 Comments