John Mayall Announces New Album Nobody Told Me

John Mayall, upcoming album, Nobody Told Me, Rock and Blues Muse

On February 22nd Forty Below Records will release Nobody Told Me, the new studio album from The Godfather of British Blues, John Mayall. The album features Todd Rundren, Little Steven Van Zandt, Alex Lifeson and Joe Bonamassa.

As with his last handful of albums, Mayall again shares production duties with Forty Below Founder Eric Corne who also handles engineering and mixing duties.

The album boasts an impressive and diverse list of guest guitarists, all personal favorites of Mayall’s including Todd Rundgren, Little [Read More]

By |2018-11-20T08:30:34+00:00November 20th, 2018|Rock Muse|0 Comments

Joe Perry Hospitalized After Saturday Night Performance

Joe Perry, Hospitalized, Rock and Blues Muse Photo: Ross Halfin

Following a guest performance during Billy Joel’s show last night at Madison Square Garden, Joe Perry, legendary guitarist and co-producer of Aerosmith,  is hospitalized after he experienced shortness of breath and was treated backstage by paramedics who gave the guitarist oxygen and used a tracheal tube to clear his airway before taking him to a hospital. This morning Perry remains in the hospital where he is alert and responsive. The Aerosmith guitarist will be unable to appear today at Rock And Roll Fantasy Camp in [Read More]

By |2018-11-15T21:01:24+00:00November 11th, 2018|Rock Muse|2 Comments

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By |2018-11-15T09:19:44+00:00November 11th, 2018|Rock Muse|4 Comments

Devon Allman & Duane Betts Announce The Allman Betts Band

devon Allman, Duane Betts, the Allman Betts Band, Rock and Blues Muse

After a successful tour as the Devon Allman Project with special guest Duane Betts, the sons of Gregg Allman and Dickey Betts announce that they are joining forces to form The Allman Betts Band.

Starting in 2019 the two will release a new Allman Betts Band album and embark on a worldwide tour. Music and songs from their solo projects and Allman Brothers and Gregg Allman classic songs will be performed in honor of the 50thAnniversary of The Allman Brothers Band.

The new [Read More]

By |2018-11-08T09:43:20+00:00November 6th, 2018|Rock Muse|0 Comments

Listen to Unreleased Eric Clapton Mississippi Blues

“Mississippi Blues” is a previously unreleased Eric Clapton acoustic jam with Tim Duffy from the upcoming Music Maker Relief Foundation 25thanniversary compilation CD, Blues Muse, out February 1,  2019. The CD will include Eric Clapton, Taj Mahal, Robert Finley, Dom Flemons, and more. The recording dates back to 1995 when Duffy first met Clapton.


Music Maker Relief Foundation is a non-profit organization that helps traditional, southern musicians who live in poverty and will release a compilation celebrating its 25th  anniversary entitled ‘Blue Muse’ on February 1. The album features contributions [Read More]

By |2018-11-04T15:52:58+00:00November 2nd, 2018|Rock Muse|0 Comments