Chris Duarte – Ain’t Giving Up (Provogue / Mascot)

Chris Duarte is a Texas born-and-bred blues guitarist and songwriter who first grabbed media attention in 1994 with his album Texas Sugar / Strat Magik. Produced by Dennis Herring. Duarte played that one as a power trio with drummer Brannen Temple and bassist John Jordan; the title was a nod to the Red Hot Chili..