‘Hargrove’ documentary set for London premiere (Barbican, 6 Nov. ) – London Jazz News

The documentaryHargrove – The man, his trumpet, and the music that kept him alive” was premiered at the Tribeca Festival in NYC in June , In anticipation of the film’s London premiere, (Barbican Cinema 2, 6 November, 17.30 part of Doc n Roll Festival) we are republishing Dan Bergsagel’s review of the film Still from … Read more

John Lee Hooker’s Best-Selling Comeback Album ‘The Healer’ Set For Reissue – American Blues Scene

Craft Recordings is pleased to reissue John Lee Hooker‘s widely acclaimed album, The healer, on vinyl and CD, after more than a decade of being out of print. The 1989 LP earned the then 73-year-old blues icon his first GRAMMY® Award (for the song “I’m in the Mood” with Bonnie Raitt) and features contributions from … Read more

Rory Gallagher ‘Deuce’ 50th Anniversary Edition Box Set To Release September 30th

Rory Gallagher, Deuce, 50th Anniversary Limited Edition Rory Gallagher ‘Deuce’ Sophomore Album50th Anniversary Edition Box SetTo Release September 30, 20224CD Deluxe Box Set, 2CD, Limited Edition 3LP, Limited Edition 1LP Colored Vinyl (D2C)Deluxe Digital HD and Deluxe Digital Standard To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Rory Gallagher’s “Deuce” sophomore solo album from 1971, a deluxe … Read more

Tom Skinner’s Science Project Release Debut LP ‘First Set’ Dedicated to Red Dirt Pioneer – American Blues Scene

Singer-songwriter and Oklahoma Music Hall of Famer Tom Skinner, a member of Garth Brooks’ early band, is hailed as a founding father of the Red Dirt music movement. Before passing away in 2015, his final wish was that his musical collaborators carry on the weekly Wednesday Night showcases he founded – a regular event known … Read more

‘Matchbox Bluesmaster Series’ Set 7: – London Jazz News

Matchbox Bluesmaster Series (Set 7: MSESET7 – 6 CDs – Album Review by Chris Parker) Disc 1: Lonnie Johnson Vol. 2 1927–32 Disc 2: The Famous Hokum Boys 1930–31 Disc 3: Songsters and Saints Vol. 1a 1925–31 Disc 4: Songsters and Saints Vol. 1b 1925–31 Disc 5: Songsters and Saints Vol. 2a 1925–31 Disc 6: … Read more

Matchbox Bluesmaster Series – set 7: Songsters & Saints – Vocal Traditions on Race Records

Matchbox Bluesmaster Series – set 7: Songsters & Saints – Vocal Traditions on Race Records Nimbus Records www.wyastone.co.uk www.saydisc.com www.matchboxbluesmaster.co.uk 6 discs The Matchbox Bluesmaster series was originally released from November 1982 to June 1988 by Saydisc Records. Rare 78 rpm records were loaned to supplement the ones on hand to create what was called … Read more

Jimmy Page and Billy Gibbons Jazz Album Set For Upcoming Release article @ All About Jazz

By Kyle Simpler April 1, 2022 Sign in to view read count During the past few years, Blue Note Records has attracted new listeners by offering albums by emerging artists while repackaging many of their classic releases. Series such as the Tone Poet and Classic Vinyl reissues have proven particularly successful. Now, in an attempt … Read more