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Blues Matters Magazine: Issue #93 Dec / Jan 2017

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Taj Mahal (USA), Lisa Mann (USA), Madeleine Peyroux (FRA-USA), Aynesly Lister (UK), Dino McGartland (N.IRE), Cadillac Kings (UK), Guy Belanger (CAN), Kaz Hawkins (N.IRE), Kent Duchaine (USA), Husky Tones (UK).

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Blues Matters Magazine: Issue #92 Oct / Nov 2016

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Beth Hart (USA), Lisa Simone (USA), Fiona Boyes (AUS), Sari Schorr (USA), Rocky Athas (USA), Gary Hoey (USA), Warren Haynes (USA), Robin Trower (USA), Roy Roberts (USA), John Nemeth (USA), Laurence Jones (UK), Paul Deslauriers (CAN)

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Blues Matters Magazine: Issue #91 Aug / Sept 2016

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Tommy Castro (USA), Vargas Blues Band (SP), Sari Schorr (USA), Ben Harper (USA), John ‘Gray Hound’ Maxwell (USA), 56. Rocky Athas Pt1. (USA), Robbie Hill (SCO), Albany Down (UK), Albert Castiglia (USA), Stacy Jones (CAN), Eleanor Mcevoy Pt2 (IRL) And J.W. Jones (CAN)

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Lisa Lystam Family Band – Give You Everything

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Lisa Lystam is a new artist on the Swedish Blues and roots scene, she has already made a name for herself as an exciting artist all around Sweden. The world’s oldest Blues magazine, Jefferson calls her; “the new Swedish sensation”

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Jack Skuller – Stuck In This Holiday

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The ghosts of Christmas past are chased away by New Jersey singer/songwriter Jack Skuller’s high-energy new seasonal song, “Stuck in This Holiday”

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Aynsley Lister UK Tour Dates for December 2016

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Award-winning blues-rock guitarist Aynsley Lister is back on tour in the UK again after playing 20 shows in Europe. Aynsley kicks off the second part of his UK Tour on Thursday 1st December 2016 at the Putney Half Moon.

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The Great British Rock & Blues Festival Skegness 2017

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The Great British Rock & Blues Festival, Butlins Resort, Skegness, Fri 20th – Mon 23rd January 2017. Join us at Butlins Skegness for a 3-day break showcasing some of the biggest and best stars of the Rock & Blues scene.

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Beth Hart announces gig at the Royal Albert Hall, London

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Following her SOLD OUT critically acclaimed November 2016 UK tour and the overwhelming response to her latest studio album Fire On The Floor, Grammy nominated singer-songwriter, Beth Hart and her band will embark on what is going to be her biggest UK concert of her career – London’s prestigious Royal Albert Hall on Friday 4th May 2018.

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Chantel McGregor – Lose Control – UK Tour 2017

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Chantel McGregor, UK Tour Dates, January – June 2017. Guitarist, Singer-Songwriter Chantel McGregor continues to tour her latest album Lose Control.

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Beth Hart – Colston Hall, Bristol – Gig Review

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Beth absorbed the adulation of the audience and went straight into Let’s Get Together from her award-winning new album, Fire On The Floor.

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Coming Soon: Blues Matters Magazine: Issue #93 Dec / Jan 2016

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Coming Soon Issue 93 – Featuring Taj Mahal, Madeleine Peyroux, Lisa Mann, Aynsley Lister, Kaz Hawkins & many more!

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New release for Jeff Healy fans – Holding On

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Featuring five rare Jeff Healey studio tracks that were all recorded during the same time period as ‘Heal My Soul’ (‘96-’98) and a concert recorded in Oslo, Norway in 1999, a live snapshot of a brilliant performer at the top of his game, ‘Holding On’ is the perfect complement to Heal My Soul.

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Blues Matters at the Big Blues Festival, Southport

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Blues Matters announce the winner from their Little Acoustic Stage at the Big Blues Festival, Southport.

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Lazer Lloyd

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Lazer Lloyd (born Lloyd Paul Bluman) is a US-born, Israeli singer/songwriter and an international recording artist, influenced by blues, gospel and southern rock.

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Beth Hart’s new album Fire On The Floor + UK Tour

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Beth Hart is on fire. Right now, the Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter is riding a creative tidal wave, firing out acclaimed albums, hooking up with the biggest names in music and rocking the house each night with that celebrated burnt-honey voice. In 2016, the headline news is Beth’s latest album, Fire On The Floor (out now on Provogue/Mascot Label Group): a release that even this fiercely self-critical artist describes as “pretty frickin’ good”.

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Federal Charm Tour With Simo And Aaron Keylock

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Three of the most exciting new prospects in the world of blues rock will tour together for the very first time in November and December 2016. Touring under the moniker of “ROADSTARS” – the tour promises to be one of the hottest live concert triple headers to hit the UK in 2016. Every night each band will change headline spot, giving each of the artists an equal share of the limelight.

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THE ROLLING STONES RETURN TO THE BLUES

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The Rolling Stones will release ‘Blue & Lonesome’, their first studio album in over a decade. Recorded in just three days in London, England, ‘Blue & Lonesome’ takes the band back to their roots and the passion for blues music which has always been at the heart and soul of The Rolling Stones.

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Gig Review: Eric Clapton Live In San Diego W/ Special Guest JJ Cale

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Gig Review: Eric Clapton Live In San Diego W/ Special Guest JJ Cale by Pete Sargeant

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Little Roger & The Houserockers

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First-class 50s Chicago blues, boogie and swinging jump blues – that’s what you can expect from Little Roger & The Houserockers.

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KING KING LIVE: TRIPLE DISC LIVE CONCERT

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Manhaton Records are pleased to announce the release of King King’s very first live album “King King Live” – released on Friday 21st October 2016.

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Brian Langlinais – Right Hand Road

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Brian Langlinais takes the wheel and shifts it into high gear
with Right Hand Road. An album filled with many flavors of his genealogy – a pot of Louisiana, a dash of rock, and several heaping helpings of soul.

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Tim Arnold on Blue Lightning guitarist, Joe Ish

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Tim Arnold on Blue Lightning guitarist Joe Ish    Lightning  Can Strike...

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Bluesman Mike Francis

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Bluesman Mike Francis on playing Colne R&B Festival   Sunday 28th...

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Who Does Shakin’ Stevens Think He Is?

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Who Does Shakin’ Stevens Think He Is? New BBC Radio 2 Documentary – Wednesday 12th October 10pm

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Vonda Shepard UK Tour October 2016

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Vonda Shepard UK Tour October 2016

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Billy Walton Band (USA) at London Borderline

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Billy Walton Band to play London Borderline in November

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Roadhouse – City Of Decay

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Roadhouse – City of Decay – Album Review by Nick Dalton

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Ilfracombe Rhythm & Rock Blues Festival 11th-13th November 2016

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Ilfracombe Rhythm & Rock Blues Festival   3 Days of LIVE music plus...

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Aaron Keylock to release debut single – Against The Grain

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    Debut single ‘Against The Grain’ available on Limited 7” vinyl        ...

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The Blues Foundation September 2016 Newsletter

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Our Mission To preserve blues heritage, celebrate blues recording and...

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Robin Trower UK Tour 2016

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ROBIN TROWER UK TOUR 2016 + support from Stevie Nimmo The effervescent Robin...

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The Blue Poets release their new video With Your Eyes

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New video release from The Blue Poets – With Your Eyes – directed...

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Thorbjorn Risager & The Black Tornado

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Finally, it’s time for Thorbjorn Risager to hit the UK with full power!...

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Ian Siegal releases limited edition 3 CD box-set!

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Ian Siegal releases limited edition 3 CD box-set! Time to tell you more about...

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Interview: Kyla Brox

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KYLA BROX    Kyla Brox is a sexy, sassy, authentic soul diva with a...

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Coming Soon: Blues Matters Magazine: Issue #92 Oct / Nov 2016

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Coming soon our first ever all-female cover with Beth Hart, Fiona Boyes and Lisa Simone!

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Johnny Winter The Auction

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Johnny Winter, The Auction The Blues / Rock Legend’s Iconic Guitars and...

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Madeleine Peyroux – Everything I Do Gohn Be Funky (From Now On)

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Madeleine Peyroux – Everything I Do Gohn Be Funky (From Now On) Twenty...

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BETH HART announces 2016 UK Tour Dates

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Following her critically acclaimed May UK tour in 2015 and the rapturous response to her latest studio album, Better Than Home, Grammy nominated singer-songwriter, Beth Hart and her band will embark on a Nationwide 7-date UK tour in November 2016…

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Sari Schorr & The Engine Room – A Force Of Nature – OUT NOW

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Sari Schorr & The Engine Room – A Force Of Nature Sari Schorr’s new...

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Colne, Great British Rhythm and Blues Festival, August 2016 – Videos

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Colne, Great British Rhythm and Blues Festival, August 2016

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