Nora O’Connor Takes a Seat at the Table of Greats She’s Long Supported, Releases Album ‘My Heart’ – American Blues Scene

It’s been nearly 18 years since Nora O’Connor‘s last solo record, Til the Dawn, came out on Bloodshot Records. Meanwhile, she’s plied her trade as the Emmylou to one’s Rodney Crowell – a highly in-demand harmony vocalist/multi-instrumentalist who’s played with the likes of Iron and Wine, Mavis Staples, Jakob Dylan, Andrew Bird, The Decemberists, Robbie … Read more

A Trio Of Heart article @ All About Jazz

Renowned for his—by all accounts—wondrous musicianship, expressed predominantly on guitar, Buttery is admired not only for virtuosic technique, but a subtle and highly emotive melodic sensibility, which often evokes an air of spirituality. Following his multi-award winning seventh album, aptly entitled Guy Buttery—as, at the time, it felt like his most personal to date (see … Read more

Blues Rock Band Brave Rival Share New Single & Video “Heart Attack”

Photo: Brave Rival by Rob Blackham Blues, Rock & Soul Band Brave Rival Share New Single & Video “Heart Attack” from their upcoming album Life’s Machine out May 6, 2022 Life’s Machine is the stunning debut album from Portsmouth-based five-piece rock, blues, and soul band Brave Rival featuring the hypnotic lead vocals of Lindsey Bonnick … Read more

Bayou Bluesman Kenny Neal Talks ‘Straight From the Heart’ – American Blues Scene

As a second-generation child of the Bayou State, Kenny Neal has taken his own inimitable guitar, gale-force harp and roadworn voice all over the globe. But in 2022, the Grammy and BMA nominated blues master’s latest album, Straight From The Heartfinds him drawn by the siren call of his hometown and musical ground zero, Baton … Read more