Category Blues

Selwyn Birchwood–Pick Your Poison

A mix of electric and acoustic slide guitar, some horns for a bit of soul. Play!

Don Bryant–Don’t Give Up on Love

Excellent soul from a man performing for 7 decades! Play!

Mike Zito and the Wheel–Keep Coming Back

A mix of hard blues with acoustic, some tunes more pop than blues.

Louisiana Soul Revival feat. Doug Duffey

Modern Soul.

The Sons of the Soul Revivers–Live! Rancho Nicasio

Soul, gospel, blues –crossover. Play most!

Corky Siegel’s Chamber Blues–Different Voices

Mix of folk, Asian or Indian elements, harmonica and string quartet. Fun! Play!

Catfish Keith–Mississippi River Blues

Excellent finger picking of slide acoustic guitar, blues, gospel, roots. Play!

Ranky Tanky

Traditional yet modern Gullah songs with jazz elements. Play!

Royal Southern Brotherhood–Don’t Look Back

A mix of hard and soft blues, some soul, bongos and banjo! Play!

The Cash Box Kings–Royal Mint

Mix of 40’s and 50’s style Chicago Blues, slow or honky tonk, swing. Play! Track 4 sounds like it promotes racism–not sure if it’s supposed to be sarcastic or not…

Richard Cagle and the Voodoo Choir–DOS

Bordering both rock and blues, with excellent raspy vocals–some variety of rhythms here. Play!

Heath Green and the Makeshifters

Alabama-based Americana with soul and rockin’ blues. Play!

Coco Montoya–Hard Truth

You know him already, and he continues to make rockin’ good blues–excellent guitar work!

Left Lane Cruiser–Claw Machine Wizard

Raunchy, hard rocking’, loud blues/ rock, 11th album for this duo.

Doug Macleod–Break the Chain

21st album from a wonderful blues singer/guitarist–continues the storytelling tradition of the old blues masters singing about life and experiences with wit and grace. Play!

ASK YO’ MAMA- GROOVALOTTO’S

Members of this band “Two Wampanog and one Choctaw (from Louisana) ” they tell us on the tracks labeled WBAR that include short radio skits done with humor. Its “Phunkee” its “Soul” its “Blues” and can be heard live on the Traditional Wampanog Territory in various Cultural Centers and social gatherings. This debut album is […]

Honey Island Swamp Band

Described as “Bayou Americana” with organ, mandolin, horns, upbeat and sweet. Play!

Soul Scratch–Pushing Fire

So. Calif. soul band, horns forward, male lead singer. Play!

Elivin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio

As the title suggests, these are fun, humorous pieces, a mix of covers originals, apt for today’s political climate. Play!

Mark Porkchop Holder–Let It Slide

Slide guitar, rockin’ blues, mostly originals, two covers. Play!

Devon Allman–Ride or Die

Guitarist/vocalist Allman (son of Gregg) with a mix of Southern Rock/Blues. Play!

Shemekia Copeland–Outskirts of Love

Great mix of tunes–roots rock blues and Americana! Play!

Moreland & Arbuckle–Promised Land or Bust

Excellent gritty blues and roots rock! Play!

The Big Sound of Lil’ Ed and the Blues Imperials

Chicago blues and rockin’ slide guitar. Play!

Hazmat Modine–Extra Deluxe Supreme

Roots music influenced by gospel, R & B, country blues, jazz and elements from world folk.