Howard Simon Bares his Soul on Visitors

Visitors Howard Simon Independent Release, 2017 Reviewed by Cathal Croft Howard Simon has put together a collection of carefully crafted, and well … [Read more...]

Heather Gillis Band Stunning Debut

Heather Gillis Band Heather Gillis Band Independent Release, 2016 I'm gonna come out and say it. A lot of blues artists are flippin' lazy. Relying … [Read more...]

Field Trip South Exceeds Expectations

Field Trip South, Day 1 Little Sheba and the Shamans, The WildTones, The Woolly Bushmen, the Subsonics, The Hatebombs, and The Little … [Read more...]

Jason Andrew Brown’s View of Americana

Jason Andrew Brown Jason Andrew Brown Independent Release, 2017 There's something about the midwest that helps to develop compelling songwriters. … [Read more...]

Bring your Dancin’ Shoes for Coral Creek

Coral Creek Coral Creek Independent Release, 2016 Jam bands can be a self absorbed and indulgent bunch. Endlessly churning away at progressions for … [Read more...]

Six String Soldier Answers the Call of Duty

Six String Soldier Joey Stuckey Senate Records, 2016 White boys playin' the blues can be a well trod, cliché filled, music genre. Blind blues … [Read more...]

Scott Smith’s Americana Road Trip

Down to Memphis Scott Smith Independent Release, 2016 Reviewed by Cathal Cart Scott Smith dives deep into his Americana roots rock and pays … [Read more...]

Crooked Eye Tommy Play the Blues for You

Butterflies and Snakes Crooked Eye Tommy Independent Release, 2016 From the West coast, about as far North as one can go and still be part of … [Read more...]

One Way Ride Shine with Put Me On

Put Me On One Way Ride Independent Release, 2016 From Denver, Colorado comes contemporary blues band One Way Ride, with strong harmonies and … [Read more...]

The Outlaws Return Better Than Ever

Legacy Live The Outlaws Steamhammer, 2016 The Outlaws are Southern rock royalty. There was a time in the 1970's when the South,and Florida in … [Read more...]