Brave Rival – Life’s Machine

Brave Rival are a new quintet hailing from Portsmouth who were recently nominated for “Best Emerging Blues Artist Of The Year” at the UK Blues Awards 2022. I'm guessing they've been together since 2019, and they're so much more than "just Blues" (my parentheses), playing a wide-ranging mix of bluesy, soulful yet full-on classic rock that will appeal to..

Dom Martin – A Savage Life

"Now and again, you stumble across a rare talent of such sheer genius that you wonder whether what you have witnessed can possibly be for real. Dom Martin is one such talent" A recent quote from the "Blues in Britain" fanzine.... Now I don't normally like to include others' quotes in my reviews but exceptionally,..

Laura Evans announces “State Of Mind” debut album and “I’m Alright” single

Laura Evans is pleased to announce that her new single I'm Alright will be released on Friday 25th March 2022. The new single will be available to stream from Spotify, iTunes and Apple Music via https://ffm.to/lauraevansimalright. The music video for I'm Alright, directed by Kris Barras, is now available to watch on YouTube, see below. Laura's highly anticipated debut album State of Mind is slated for release Friday 1st July..

Dom Martin to release emotionally compelling “Echoes” single and music video on Friday March 25

"Now and again, you stumble across a rare talent of such sheer genius that  you wonder whether what you have witnessed can possibly be for real. Dom Martin is one such talent." - Blues in Britain Multi-award winning and multi-nominated Northern Irish blues guitarist Dom Martin will release his highly anticipated sophomore studio album A Savage Life on Friday 8 April 2022. The album..

Dan Patlansky releases “Hounds Loose” single & music video from forthcoming album “Shelter of Bones”

ward-winning South African blues rock guitarist Dan Patlansky will release his new studio album Shelter of Bones via Virgin Music Label and Artist Services on 25th February 2022. The album is available to pre-order from https://DanPatlansky.lnk.to/ShelterofBonesSo.The first single Hounds Loose taken from the new album, released Friday 26th November 2021, is available to stream/download from https://DanPatlansky.lnk.to/HoundsLooseSo. Watch the Hounds Loose video at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XrXY_CtONqM  Patlansky will support the album with a nationwide..

Rory Gallagher’s 1971 Eponymous Debut Album 50th Anniversary Edition Box Set Released In September

To celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Rory Gallagher's eponymous 1971 debut solo album, UMC/UMe is pleased to announce the September 3 release of a five-disc deluxe box set of the album. Rory Gallagher 50th Anniversary Edition will include a brand-new mix of the original album, 30 previously unreleased outtakes and alternate takes, a six-song 1971 BBC Radio John Peel Sunday Concert, plus four 1971..