King Biscuit Blues Festival Promises to Take You There  – American Blues Scene

It’s been 50 years since The Staples Singers first released their clarion call to take us there. Mavis Staples will do just that on the banks of the mighty Mississippi Friday night, October 7ththe third night of the four-day King Biscuit Blues Festival, for more than three decades, the south’s premier showcase of America’s music. … Read more

Marcus King Debuts New Single ‘Blues Worse Than I Ever Had’

Marcus King ‘Blues Worse Than I Ever Had’ Marcus King today announced the release of “Blues Worse Than I Ever Had,” the final preview track ahead of his forthcoming solo album, Young Blooddue August 26. The track, co-written with Dan Auerbachhas a laid back groove and saturating slide guitar which soundtrack King’s visceral vocal, reflecting … Read more

Marcus King Reveals New Fiery Single “Lie Lie Lie”

Marcus King, Lie Lie Lie, ‘Young Blood’ Marcus King Reveals New Fiery Single “Lie Lie Lie” from his forthcoming album ‘Young Blood’Produced by Dan AuerbachOut August 26th Tour Dates Across the US, UK, and EU Marcus King today announced the release of “Lie Lie Lie,” the latest preview track from his forthcoming solo album, Young … Read more

Marcus King Announces Headline Tour+Debuts New Video “Hard Working Man”

Marcus King Marcus King AnnouncesHeadline September-October 2022 TourSpecial Guests Neal Francis & Ashland CraftNew Tour Dates Below Marcus King announced a massive headline US tourwith dates through September and October 2022 supporting the release of his forthcoming solo album, Young Blood. He will be taking his stadium sized sound to esteemed venues across the US, … Read more

Marcus King Reveals Smoldering Single ‘Rescue Me’

Marcus King Marcus King reveals his smoldering new single ‘Rescue Me’ from his upcoming solo album Young Blood, released on August 26th via American Records/Republic, produced by Dan Auerbach. The track blends swampy percussion, fuzzed out guitar and King’s smoldering vocal delivery, sharing his plea for salvation from the path of excess he was walking … Read more

Kenny Neal Interview, Documentary & Single Premiere ‘Mount Up On The Wings Of the King’ Feat. Christone Kingfish Ingram

Kenny Neal By Martine Ehrenclou Rock & Blues Muse is pleased to premiere Kenny Neal’s new documentary “The Making of Mount Up On The Wings Of The King” and “Mount Up On the Wings Of The King,” the new single from the Louisiana icon and multi award-winning master bluesman, featuring Grammy winner Christone ‘Kingfish’ Ingram. … Read more

Marcus King To Release New Album ‘Young Blood’ Produced by Dan Auerbach

Marcus King Marcus King To Release New Album ‘Young Blood’ Produced by Dan Auerbach Out August 26th Shares new Single “Hard Working Man” Friday April 22 – Marcus King today announced the release of Young Bloodhis new solo album, produced by Dan Auerbach and released August 26 on Rick Rubin’s American Records/Republic Records. All hail … Read more

A Prelude to the Return of King Biscuit  – American Blues Scene

“We needed a 10th tune for our album Shines Like Gold‘ says Jim Weider, leader of The Weight Band starring in the Delta Roots Festival in Helena, Arkansas, Saturday, April 9th. “I remembered that Willie Dixon had sent Levon (Helm) this tune, “It Don’t Make Sense If You Can’t Make Peace,” and I always loved … Read more