Artists

Trudy Lynn, Steve Krase & The Özdemirs 2017

  • 16. December 2017
Trudy Lynn, Steve Krase & The Özdemirs 2017

First Lady of Soul Trudy Lynn, Steve Krase & The Özdemirs presented Trudy's new CD "I'll Sing The Blues For You" at Das Andere Kino, Lehrte DE on 2017-12-16 in an admirable amazing show. The first time we saw these great artists during the BMA week 2016 in Memphis, TN at the Hard Rock Cafe and we were excited. Trudy Lynn, a very charming and elegant lady, born on August 9, 1947 is an American  electric blues and soul blues singer and songwriter, whose recorded work has been released on nine albums. The Allmusic journalist, Alex Henderson, noted that "Lynn isn't one to hold back emotionally;...

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Big Daddy Wilson 2017

  • 14. December 2017
Big Daddy Wilson 2017

Big Daddy Wilson (voc, dr) presented old and new songs in the intimate atmospere of the KITO, Bremen-Vegesack DE on 2017-12-14. He was accompanied by the superbes Cesare Nolli (g, voc) and  Paolo Legramandi (b, voc). His great latest CD "Neckbone Stew" was published in January 2017 on Ruf Records. Big Daddy Wilson is very much in the style of Keb' Mo' and Eric Bibb (who guests on this record along with his sometime Swedish lead guitarist Staffan Astner ) - soulful, gospel-based acoustic blues music. Although Big Daddy hails from North Carolina he's been based in Germany since leaving the U.S....

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Tommy Castro & The Painkillers 2017

  • 22. November 2017
Tommy Castro & The Painkillers 2017

Tommy Castro & The Painkillers presented their new CD "Stompin' Ground" in a very passionate show at Meisenfrei, Bremen DE on November 22, 2017. Support was the Irish guitar player and singer Eamonn McCormack. Tommy Castro & The Painkillers are Tommy Castro (voc, g), Randy McDonald (b), Mile Emerson (keys) and Bowen Brown (dr). Tommy Castro (born April 15, 1955, San José, CA) is an American blues and rock guitarist and singer. He has been recording since the mid-1990s. His music has taken him from local stages to national and international touring. His popularity was marked by his winning...

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Popa Chubby 2017

  • 17. November 2017
Popa Chubby 2017

Theodore “Ted” Horowitz aka Popa Chubby presented his highly acclaimed new CD “Two Dogs” published in October 2017 on Earmusic (Edel) at Bluesgarage, Isernhagen DE on 2017-11-17. Again Ted played an excellent concert which lasts more than 3 hours without any break. I got the impression that he didn´t want to stop.  Also the keyboarder Dave Keyes’ playing and singing was amazing. He was also performing as support act for Popa Chubby. Theodore Joseph “Ted” Horowitz (born March 31, 1960 in New York), who plays under the stage name of Popa Chubby (a play on the slang idiom “pop...

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Thorbjørn Risager & The Black Tornado 2017

  • 8. November 2017
Thorbjørn Risager & The Black Tornado 2017

Thorbjørn Risager & The Black Tornado presented their fabulous new album "Change My Game" @ Meisenfrei, Bremen DE on 2017-11-08.   This album has been released in 2017 on Ruf Records, a highly reputable label specialized on blues and blues rock.               Thorbjørn Risager & The Black Tornado are Thorbjørn Risager (voc, g), Peter Skjerning  (g), Søren Bøjgaard (b), Hans Nybo (sax), Bjarke Nørgaard Nikolajsen (trp), Emil Balsgaard (keys) and Martin Seidelin (dr).       Thorbjørn...

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Sugar Ray & The Bluetones 2017

  • 29. October 2017
Sugar Ray & The Bluetones 2017

Sugar Ray & The Bluetones at Haus Windheim No. 2 in Petershagen DE on 2017-10-29. Five fantastic musicians in a fantastic band playing a fantastic show!!!!!! Sugar Ray & The Bluetones are Sugar Ray Norcia (voc, harp), Anthony Geraci (keys), Little Charlie Baty (g), Michael Mudcat Ward (b) and Neil Gouvin (dr). Sugar Ray and his band members have been nominated many times for the Blues Music Award in 2008, 2012, 2015, 2016 and 2017. Latest CDs are the highly acclaimed "50 Shades Of Blues" from  Anthony Geraci published in 2015 and "Seeing Is Believing" from Sugar Ray & The Bluetones...

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Kai Strauss & The Electric Blues Allstars 2017

  • 21. October 2017
Kai Strauss & The Electric Blues Allstars 2017

Kai Strauss & The Electric Blues Allstars presented fabulous songs from the new CD "Getting Personal" which was released in 2017  as well as other great songs from earlier CDs on 2017-10-21 at Bluesgarage, Isernhagen DE in a very convincing show. The new CD „Getting Personal“ won the first price in the quarterly poll 2017 of the German Record Critics‘ Award Association in the category "Blues" .                 Kai Strauss & The Electric Blues Allstars are 3 times German Blues Awards Winner Kai Strauss (voc,...

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Lisa Lystam Family Band 2017

  • 6. October 2017
Lisa Lystam Family Band 2017

Lisa Lystam Family Band's exciting gig at one of my favorite places in Germany, Bluesgarage, Isernhagen, DE. Their latest CD "Give You Everything" was released on 2016-04-01. Lisa Lystam Family Band are Lisa Lystam (voc, harp), Fredrik Karlsson (guitar), Matte Gustafsson (g), Patrik Thelin (dr) and Bruno Lindström (b) Though the young Lisa Lystam is a new artist on the Swedish Blues and roots scene, she has already made a name for herself as an exciting artist all around Sweden. The world's oldest Blues magazine, Jefferson calls her; "the new Swedish sensation" and she has received...

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Sugaray Rayford Band 2017

  • 17. September 2017
Sugaray Rayford Band 2017

My most favorite blues and soul singer Sugaray Rayford with his band at Haus Windheim No. 2 in Petershagen DE on 2017-09-17. This highly passionate and emotional show was one of our concert highlights in 2017 until now and can probably not be beaten. Sugaray Rayford Band is Sugaray Rayford (voc), Drake Munkihaid Shining (keys), Gino Matteo (g), Allen Markel (b), Ramon Michele (dr), Aaron Liddard (sax) and Giles Straw (trump). If you ever have the chance to see Sugaray it would be inexcusable not to visit his show. Sugaray Rayford was nominated for the prestigious BB King Entertainer award for the 38th...

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Nick Moss Band feat. Dennis Gruenling @ Gaildorf Bluesfest 2017

  • 8. July 2017
Nick Moss Band feat. Dennis Gruenling @ Gaildorf Bluesfest 2017

Brilliant gig of Nick Moss Band @ Gaildorf Bluesfest on 2017-07-08. Nick Moss Band are Nick Moss (guitar, vocals), Dennis Gruenling in top form (bluesharp, vocals), Patrick Seals (drums), Nick Fane (bass) and Taylor Streiff (Keyboards).      

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