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CLIMAX BLUES BAND Mark Their Jubilee With A New Album

January 15, 2019

It’s been almost 50 years since CLIMAX BLUES BAND released their and more than a decade since the British ensemble issued their last one. The veterans – half of whom joined the ranks in the ’80s to carry on the … Continue reading

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CLIMAX BLUES – Broke Heart Blues

March 7, 2015

Angel Air 2015 Definitive climax planned to be called “Cruel” – from Pete Haycock’s final supergroup. One may argue if it was a good idea to launch CLIMAX BLUES into parallel existence with the current CLIMAX BLUES BAND where no … Continue reading

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CLIMAX BLUES – debut and finale

November 11, 2014

It was a year ago that the CLIMAX BLUES BAND’s founder guitarist, Pete Haycock, passed away. By that time, though, the veteran had wrapped up the work on his old group’s latest incarnation, as opposed to their current line-up that … Continue reading

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Pete Haycock, R.I.P. – The flight is over

November 1, 2013

Another hero passed away… One of the greatest British blues guitarist, Pete Haycock was a blistering force of CLIMAX BLUES BAND for two decades, from 1968 to 1988, and without him there would be no such classics as “Flight” or “Couldn’t … Continue reading

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July 13, 2013

Chrysalis 1973 / Esoteric 2013 Across the ocean and up the charts: on-stage culmination of the English band’s initial run. Bringing the blues back to America ten years after the British invasion wasn’t an easy task, but CBB always took … Continue reading

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