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Blues Matters magazine: Issue 80 October/November 2014

Posted on Sep 10, 2014 in Current Issue, Featured, News

Blues Matters Issue 80 available NOW! featuring Joe Bonamassa, Lisa Lim, John Mayall…

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EUROPEAN BLUES CHALLENGE 2015 – update

Posted on Oct 10, 2014 in News

Many people have asked why The Blues Magazine is currently running a campaign to select the UK’s representative at the 2015 European Blues Challenge…

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New lyric video for Philip Sayce’s new song “Fade Into You”

Posted on Oct 6, 2014 in News

Philip Sayce’s new lyric video for “Fade Into You”, taken from his Influence album. Philip is touring the UK – dates below

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The Blues-playing Sharpees meet the Blues Moose – video

Posted on Oct 1, 2014 in News

UK-based ‘Maximum RnB Band’ The Sharpees, who recently released...

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Lisa Lim Videos

Posted on Sep 28, 2014 in News, Videos

In the latest issue of Blues Matterswe have a host of super interviews including one with Lisa Lim from the USA and we have this special treat for you

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Carlisle International Blues Rock Festival 2014 – new venue

Posted on Sep 26, 2014 in News

Carlisle International Blues Rock Festival – new venue for 2014! 7-9 November 2014. Line-up includes Ian Siegal And Jimbo Mathus, Mike Zito And The Wheel, Connie Lush And Blues Shouter, Samantha Fish, Blues’n’trouble, Aynsley Lister, The Boom Band, The Climax Blues Band
Marcus Malone, Rosco Levee And The Southern Slide, Dani Wilde and more

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City Boys Allstars back in action: interview

Posted on Sep 22, 2014 in News

The City Boys Allstars from New York are a big-sound band with big-time...

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Interview: Kirk Fletcher

Posted on Sep 21, 2014 in Interviews, News

‘Kirk is hands down one of the best blues guitarists in the world.’

No, it’s not the words of some publicist or music writer, it’s the honest opinion of Joe Bonamassa, and he’s in a good position to judge. Kirk and Joe recently performed a special one off concert together at Red Rocks, the famous natural auditorium carved into the Colorado mountains celebrating the music of Howlin’ Wolf and Muddy Waters.

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King King announce 2015 UK Tour

Posted on Sep 17, 2014 in News

KING KING, the multi-award winning British Blues band have confirmed a nationwide UK tour during February and March 2015 with special guest Laurence Jones.

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London Acoustic Guitar Show 2014: 13 – 14 September

Posted on Sep 9, 2014 in News

London Acoustic Guitar Show 2014: 13 – 14 September For all you guitar...

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European Blues Challenge 2015 UK representative….

Posted on Sep 6, 2014 in News

European Blues Challenge 2015 UK representative…. It is our proud privilege to once again nominate the UK act to represent at the EBC. Our writers have voted for the best new act in the UK and the winner is…

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Blues Matters – now available on your iPhone and iPad

Posted on Sep 1, 2014 in Featured, News

The iPad/iPhone edition brings you selected pages from the latest issue as soon as it is available. You can subscribe within the application for full access, which brings you every page of the issue and a searchable archive back to September 2008.

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Walter Trout – Fire and Water

Posted on Aug 24, 2014 in News

Guitarist and singer WALTER TROUT is laid up in hospital in the States post-transplant, but spared our man a few moments to bring us up to date. His sense of humour is intact and far from feeling sorry for himself…..

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Lyric video for “Mud Honey” by Joanne Shaw Taylor

Posted on Aug 24, 2014 in News

Lyric video for “Mud Honey” by Joanne Shaw Taylor “Mud Honey” is...

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Joe Bonamassa “Different Shades Of Blue” promo video

Posted on Aug 24, 2014 in News

Joe Bonamassa releases “Different Shades Of Blue” promo video...

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Philip Sayce ‘Influence’ album teaser

Posted on Aug 24, 2014 in Featured, News

Blues Matters: Philip Sayce’s new album ‘Influence’ is released 25th August, but Blues Matters can bring you a special album teaser video, containing clips from each song

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Bare-Faced Blues Festival – September 2014

Posted on Aug 11, 2014 in News

  The Bare-Faced Blues Festival is taking place on Sunday 7th and Sunday...

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CD Album reviews

Posted on Aug 11, 2014 in Featured, News

Album reviews online!

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‘Afraid Of the Blues’ – Andy Twyman. DFPC Sessions live recording

Posted on Aug 11, 2014 in News

‘Afraid Of the Blues’ – Andy Twyman. DFPC Sessions live...

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Bernie Marsden – new album teaser!

Posted on Aug 11, 2014 in Featured, News

Hear excerpts of Bernie Marsden’s new album ‘Shine’ – it’s not released until 18th August but here’s a sneak preview…

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