Tag Archives: Kim Simmonds and Savoy Brown

Savoy Brown still wickedly good on Witchy Feelin’

Five decades after its beginnings as part of the British blues explosion, Savoy Brown continues to cast a familiar blues-rocking spell on the band’s latest album Witchy Feelin’ (Ruf Records). Now down to a trio made up of founding member … Continue reading

Posted in Albums | Tagged | Comments Off on Savoy Brown still wickedly good on Witchy Feelin’

Blues Won’t Let Me Take My Rest

What could be better than another edition of our BluesPowR Radio Hour to help keep your holiday season grooving? How about another edition that’s actually two more shows jammed into one?! Here for your listening pleasure is another two hours … Continue reading

Posted in BluesPowR Radio Hour | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Blues Won’t Let Me Take My Rest

Second annual Lancaster Roots & Blues Festival offers more blues than any one fan can hear

You know it’s probably a pretty blues-packed program when you’re only able to catch short segments of such talented acts as Albert Castiglia, Nikki Hill, Mac Arnold & Plate Full o’ Blues, Peter Karp and Sue Foley, and Dana Fuchs … Continue reading

Posted in Shows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Second annual Lancaster Roots & Blues Festival offers more blues than any one fan can hear

Lancaster Roots & Blues Festival 2015 in photos

We’re still compiling our written recap of this year’s Lancaster Roots & Blues Festival, but, in the meantime, you can now view the photos we captured during those two days in our BluesPowR Gallery, including dedicated albums for Joe Louis Walker, … Continue reading

Posted in Shows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Lancaster Roots & Blues Festival 2015 in photos

Johnny Winter wins blues Grammy plus a few Lancaster Roots & Blues Fest pics

Aside from Johnny Winter‘s posthumous award for Best Blues Album for his Step Back – the late guitarslinger’s first Grammy win for his own music, despite three of the albums he produced for Muddy Waters having won Grammys a few … Continue reading

Posted in Awards, Shows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Johnny Winter wins blues Grammy plus a few Lancaster Roots & Blues Fest pics

Plenty of blues at the roots of second annual Lancaster music festival

If you’re looking for a modern-day example of the famous Willie Dixon adage “The blues are the roots and the other musics are the fruits” in action, then think of the Lancaster Roots & Blues Festival as the equivalent of … Continue reading

Posted in Shows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Plenty of blues at the roots of second annual Lancaster music festival