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ANDY GUNN ~ Too Many Guitars To Give Up Now ~ England Tour Schedule Included

Edinburgh based singer, guitarist and songwriter Andy Gunn is steeped in the blues and tries to take each record somewhere new and personal. This is a live in the studio, back to the blues roots album from Andy and some of the best blues musicians Scotland has to offer. This is a record as real as the life he’s lead, through all of the ups and the downs.

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JT4tet – The Message

Album review: JT4tet sees the reunion of two musicians who worked together during the nineties under various names (The London Blues Band, Roogalator II and the original Grooveyard), Tim Richards and Jon Taylor. They have accompanied US blues artists Mojo Buford, Deitra Farr and British blues queen Dana Gillespie. They are joined by the bass and drums team of Andres (Andy) Lafone and Peter Miles.

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Southwell Festival Gets The Blues!

The Greet will meet the Mississippi on Thursday, June 7th when the Gate to Southwell Festival brings some of the world’s best blues stars to town. Southwell Festival is set in Nottinghamshire, England and specialises in Folk and Roots music, however, this year they are dedicating Thursday evening to a Blues extravaganza with Nine Below Zero as the headlining act. Check out this link for more info.

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LAURENCE JONES gig review, new album release and 2018 tour schedule

UK artist Laurence Jones is set to release his new studio album The Truth on Friday, March 9th 2018. To dovetail the release of his new album Laurence will start his nationwide tour at Londons' Borderline on Tuesday 23rd January. One of our writers attended this gig and its reviewed here, to find out about the tour schedule and more then please follow this link.

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THE LOVE LIGHT ORCHESTRA featuring John Nemeth

Fans of Pokey LaFarge, the California Honeydrops and Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats will delight in this debut album by Memphis Blues big band The Love Light Orchestra, a group of the best Memphis has to offer. The LLO seek to distil the sounds of the ‘40s and ‘50s Rhythm & Blues and Blues, with their name coming from Bobby Bland’s 1961 hit “Turn On Your Love Light.

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THE KRIS BARRAS BAND The Devine And Dirty

UK Blues Guitarist (and former MMA fighter!) Kris Barras is set to release a brand new album. The Divine And Dirty, which will be released on March 23rd via the Provogue/Mascot Label Group. It's produced by Josiah J Manning (Keyboards) at Momentum Studios, with the rhythm section consisting of Elliott Blackler (Bass) and Will Beavis (Drums). Plus new video release for Hail Mary.