It is officially fall and there are a whole lotta great roadhouse blues albums hitting the market in the coming days and months!
Samantha Fish – Faster
She is arguably the most popular female contemporary blues rock artist on the planet…..the lady can rock it!!
Robert Jon & the Wreck – Shine On Me Brother
On tour now in Europe, the Euro fans are in for a fabulous treat from these Southern California based southern rock & blues rockers!
Altered Five Blues Band – Holler If You Hear Me
This album merits album of the year consideration. See my review from last week here on this blog.
Colin Linden – bLOW
Colin is a Canadian that has been based in Nashville for a long time. I listened to the promo copy I received this weekend and the album just enhances his reputation as both an artist and songwriter.
Tony Holiday – Porch Sessions Vol. 2
A literal who’s who of the blues join Tony on this badazz recording!
Teresa James & the Rhythm Tramps – Rose-Colored Glasses
What a voice! Teresa is one of the great talents of contemporary blues!
DUE THIS WEEK
Avey Grouws Band – Tell Tale Heart
I received a promo copy of the album today…..can’t wait to give it a spin!
DUE IN OCTOBER
The Doobie Brothers – Liberte
Zac Harmon – Long As I Got My Guitar
Sue Foley – Dallas Man
DUE IN NOVEMBER
Colin James – Open Road
Joanne Shaw Taylor – The Blues Album
Dion – Stomping Ground
Gov’t Mule – Heavy Load Blues
Eric Clapton – The Lady in the Balcony – Lockdown Sessions
Robert Plant & Alison Krauss – Raise the Roof
Tour Worth Noting
Allman Family Revival (November 27 to December 19)
Duane Allman will be joined by the Allman Betts Band, Samantha Fish, Joanne Shaw Taylor, Eric Gales, Jimmy Hall, Robert Randolph and several others to celebrate the songs and memory of his father Gregg. Tour starts in St. Louis and winds across the United States and then ends in San Francisco!