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.
CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED GUITARIST
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.
Ramon Jackson Releases A New Album
(New York, NY- October 28) – Ramon Jackson has done it again with another music project that’s sure to stimulate your senses. “Juke Joint,” his 4th album is a Blues project that features live instruments, nostalgic lyrics, emotional stories, and even inspirational vibes. You can stream/download Juke Joint on all digital Platforms.
Iconic Bluesman Joe Louis Walker To Release New Album
‘Weight of the World’ Arrives
via 40 Below Records February 17, 2023
New Single Available Everywhere October 21st
BROOKLYN, NY – On February 17th, Forty Below Records will release Weight of the World, the new album by award-winning Blues and Roots musician Joe Louis Walker. The first single and title track will be premiered by American Blues Scene on Wednesday, October 19th, and released to all digital streaming platforms on Friday, October 21st.
Ruthie Foster Announces New Album
Out November 18 via Blue Corn Music
Feel-Good Single “Soul Searching” Out Today
Oct. 14, 2022 – Today, GRAMMY-nominated singer-songwriter Ruthie Foster has announced that her ninth studio album Healing Time will be released on November 18 via Blue Corn Music.
POWERHOUSE DRUMMER PAT PETRILLO LEADS HIS
BIG RHYTHM BAND THROUGH A WIDE RANGE OF
AMERICANA GROOVES ON THEIR NEW ALBUM
The Power Station Sessions, due out October 7, 2022 on Autumn Hill Records,
invites special guests Nile Rodgers, John Popper, Oz Noy, Glen Burtnik
and more to the iconic NYC studio
For Immediate Release – World-renowned drummer Pat Petrillo showcases the vast spectrum of contemporary groove music on the second album by his explosive Big Rhythm Band.
Top 5 Blues Music Resources and Websites for Educators and Learners
Blues music is a genre that has deep roots in the Black American community. It is unique because it represents both a form and a genre of music. It was originally represented by melancholic tones. However, the scope of blues music has far surpassed its original sound.
MISSISSIPPI HILL COUNTRY BLUES LEGEND
HIS FIRST NEW ALBUM IN 17 YEARS—OUT ON DOLCEOLA RECORDINGS ON SEPTEMBER 23
JULY 19, 2022 (Holly Springs, MS) — DUWAYNE BURNSIDE’s music is primal as an alligator’s backbone—as raw, earthy, and fertile as the kudzu-covered terrain of the North Mississippi hills, where his family has defined the sound of the region’s blues for more than a half-century.
Canadian Blues Rising Star Angelique Francis Rides the Current of Human Connection with New Album, Long River
Acclaimed Multi-Genre Singer-Songwriter & Multi-Instrumentalist Kicks Off Second Album Release with Smoldering Single, “Storms From My Eyes”
It takes so much more than a strong voice, songs, and performing ability to break through the ocean’s swell of talent out there; it also takes a special ‘something’ that, while hard to pinpoint, is undeniably irresistible…