Monthly Archives: April 2016

CD Review| The Rhythm Bombers – Leave You For Dust

Album | Leave You For Dust Artist | The Rhythm Bombers Label | Foot Tapping Records Genre | Rockabilly           The Rhythm Bombers may have formed less than three years ago, but they have all the hallmarks of seasoned veterans, but that’s no surprise given their impressive individual pedigrees;- Dai Prosser […]

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CD Review | Julie Rhodes – Bound To Meet The Devil

Album | Bound To Meet The Devil Artist | Julie Rhodes Label | Dirt Floor Records Genre | Blues             Julie Rhodes’ album is, simply put, one of the most impressive debuts the Blues world has seen in a very long time. If her arrival has seemed meteoric, its impact […]

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CD Review| Bing Futch – Unresolved Blues

Album | Unresolved Blues Artist | Bing Futch Label | J.O.B. Entertainment Inc. Blues               Bing Futch has a distinctive name, a distinctive look with his trademark dreadlocks, and a very distinctive sound which manages to evoke the raw truth of early Blues with glorious musicianship. A talented multi-instrumentalist, […]

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CD Review|Debbie Bond – Enjoy The Ride: Shoals Sessions

Album | Enjoy The Ride Artist | Debbie Bond Label | Blues Root Productions Genre | Blues           Debbie Bond is often dubbed ‘The Alabama Blues Queen’ such is her connection with the music of the Southern state she calls home. She is actually an adopted Alabaman – having been born […]

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Soul of The Blues on bluesandsoulshow.com

For the last couple of years The Blues & Soul Show – hosted from West Yorkshire by Jason Elliott and a team of contributors from across the UK – has been one of the leading independent radio platforms for Blues music in Britain, so when he approached be about adding Soul of The Blues to their […]

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CD Review | The Mee Kats – All Dressed Up

Album | All Dressed Up Artists | The Mee Kats Label | Skip Records Rockabilly               The Mee Kats are a Rockabilly trio from County Durham in the North East of England made up of Colin Mee on lead vocals, rhythm guitar and drums; Tim Bloomer on guitar and […]

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CD Review|Queen Delphine & The Crown Jewels – Come & Get It

Album | Come and Get It Artist | Queen Delphine & The Crown Jewels Label | Juke House Records Blues/Jazz           At 23 minutes long, and containing just 5 tracks ‘Come and Get It’ by Indianapolis-based Queen Delphine & The Crown Jewels is essentially an EP, but what it lacks in length it certainly […]

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Interview |Canadian Bluesman JW-Jones

Canadian Bluesman JW-Jones completed a very successful 17 date tour of the UK in April which took him to England, Scotland and for the first time Wales, where he played The Garage in Swansea. Jeremy spoke to him on Soul of The Blues ahead of that appearance, about life on the road, his latest album, […]

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