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Blues Singer Chris Beard to Release New Album “Pass It On Down” feat. Joe Beard on Sept. 15th, 2023 | Signs w/Blue Heart Records


 
Blue Heart Records signs Chris Beard
 
‘Pass It On Down’ slated for worldwide release on September 15, 2023
 
MEMPHIS, Tenn. – July 18, 2023 – PRLog — Blue Heart Records is pleased to announce the signing of second generation bluesman, Chris Beard. Raised in the company of veteran bluesmen including Buddy Guy and the late Matt “Guitar” Murphy, Beard bridges the generations with his approach to the blues.

Blues Legend Bobby Rush Releases New Single “I’m Free” | LISTEN! New Album Drops Aug. 18th, 2023


 
Bobby Rush Releases New Single “I’m Free”
From Forthcoming Album All My Love For You
Out August 18 via Thirty Tigers
 
June 30, 2023: Today, the two-time GRAMMY winner, Blues Hall of Famer, and 16-time Blues Music Awards winner Bobby Rush released “I’m Free,” the opening track on his forthcoming album All My Love For You out on August 18 via Deep Rush Records / Thirty Tigers.

Candid Records Releases Official Music Video for “Taking Me Higher” by Keb’ Mo’ | WATCH!


 
CANDID RECORDS RELEASES INSPIRATIONAL VIDEO OF
KEB’ MO’S “TAKING ME HIGHER”
FROM SWEETWATER
THE ALL-STAR SOUNDTRACK ALBUM
TO THE FEATURE FILM
 
True Story of First African American to Land an NBA Contract
 
(June 26, 2023) Candid Records is pleased to announce the release of the official video for “Taking Me Higher” by five-Time GRAMMY® winner Keb’ Mo’, from the SWEETWATER (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) album.

Blues Singer Bobby Rush to Release New Album “All My Love For You” on August 18th, 2023 | LISTEN to New Single “I’m The One”! Announces New Tour for 2023


 
Bobby Rush Announces New Album
All My Love For You Out August 18
via Deep Rush Records/Thirty Tigers
 
June 2, 2023: Today, the two-time GRAMMY winner, Blues Hall of Famer, and 16-time Blues Music Awards winner Bobby Rush announced his new album All My Love For You will be released on August 18 via Deep Rush Records / Thirty Tigers.

Blues Singer Leonard “Lowdown” Brown Releases New Single “Find A Bridge” | WATCH NEW VIDEO! New Album “Blues Is Calling Me” Arrives June 23rd, 2023


 
HOUSTON’S LEONARD “LOWDOWN” BROWN SHARES SOUL SONG “FIND A BRIDGE” SINGLE & VIDEO TODAY
 
AS HE TURNS 70, HE PREPS DEBUT ALBUM BLUES IS CALLING ME (MUSIC MAKER FOUNDATION)
 
BROWN’S MUSIC FEATURED ON DISNEY+ /NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SERIES AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL, NARRATED BY MICHAEL B. JORDAN
 
Exuding effortless cool, Houston, TX soul/bluesman Leonard “Lowdown” Brown today shared a new single and music video for the soul song “Find a Bridge,” (see below) which he wrote in response to Hurricane Katrina.

Pianist Joe Alterman Pays Tribute to Legendary Pianist Les McCann with Release of New Trio Album “Joe Alterman Plays Les McCann: Big Mo & Little Joe.” on Aug. 11th, 2023 | Announces Tour Dates for 2023


 
Atlanta-Based Pianist Joe Alterman Pays Tribute to His Mentor and Dear Friend, the Legendary Pianist/Composer Les McCann, on His Spirited New Trio Album
 
Joe Alterman Plays Les McCann: Big Mo & Little Joe, Available August 11 via Joe Alterman Music, Features Bassist Kevin Smith and Drummer Justin Chesarek on Material Spanning McCann’s Career
 
The first time that the two pianists met, Les McCann didn’t bother to formally greet Joe Alterman. The then wheelchair-bound McCann simply approached the stage of New York’s legendary Blue Note, where the younger pianist was in the middle of his soundcheck, and said, “Play me some blues, boy.”

Soulful Vibes on the Emerald Isle – How Have Reggae and Blues Influenced Ireland’s Entertainment Industry?

Soulful Vibes on the Emerald Isle – How Have Reggae and Blues Influenced Ireland’s Entertainment Industry?
 
Ireland may be geographically distant from the birthplaces of soul, reggae, and blues, but there’s no doubt that these genres have had a huge influence on the music of the country. There are many historical connections between the Emerald Isle and the cultures that developed these forms of music.

Movie Soundtrack “SWEETWATER” to be Released on April 14th, 2023 | LISTEN to Keb’ Mo’s “Taking Me Higher” & WATCH NEW TRAILER!


 
CANDID RECORDS ANNOUNCES THE RELEASE OF SWEETWATER MOVIE SOUNDTRACK
 
THE STORY OF THE FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN BASKETBALL PLAYER TO SIGN AN NBA CONTRACT
 
ALBUM & BRIARCLIFF ENTERTAINMENT’S WIDE THEATRICAL FILM RELEASE SET FOR APRIL 14, 2023
 
Keb’Mo’, Gary Clark Jr., Emmaline, Larkin Poe, Dianne Reeves, Terri Lyne Carrington, Robert Randolph and more are among the artists contributing to the 12-track album
 
(March 30, 2023) Candid Records announces the April 14, 2023 release of the soundtrack to the highly-anticipated feature film SWEETWATER.

Blues Singer Donald Ray Johnson Releases New Single “Rocking In The Same Old Boat” | LISTEN!


 
Blues Singer Donald Ray Johnson Releases New Single “Rocking In The Same Old Boat”
 
Over the course of his five-decade career, Texas-born Donald Ray Johnson, Grammy Award winner and five-time Maple Blues Award nominee, has performed across North America, Europe, and Asia, including at the prestigious Madison Square Gardens and Chicago’s Soldier Field.

The JD Simo Trio Releases New Album “Songs From The House of Grease” | LISTEN! Announces New Tour for 2023


 
CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED GUITARIST
JD SIMO
RELEASES NEW ALBUM
SONGS FROM THE HOUSE OF GREASE
 
JD SIMO TOUR KICKS OFF
FEBRUARY 17, 2023 IN CLEVELAND, OH
 
January 13, 2023 (Nashville, TN) – Nashville based acclaimed guitarist, singer, songwriter JD Simo today releases his new LP, Songs From the House of Grease.