Tag Archives: Joe Louis Walker

ANDY WATTS – Supergroove

April 29, 2021

Booga Music 2021 Tel Aviv guitarist cuts a filigree on blues scene to claim a stake to the Windy City’s spirit. Israel may not ring a lot of bells for a blues aficionado, yet Andy Watts has been sweeping local … Continue reading

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JUNIOR WELLS – Blues Brothers

March 15, 2021

Cleopatra Blues 2020 Cross-generational posse of melody-layers joins the virtual meeting with a legend. Theoretically, the idea of adding new parts to old masters’ tapes should not work, and usually it doesn’t – because the whole point of such embellishments … Continue reading

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SHIRLEY KING – Blues For A King

September 6, 2020

Cleopatra 2020 B.B.’s baby marks her 70th anniversary with a personal twist on choice classics and a sprinkling of new tunes. Despite a brace of albums issued in the ’90s and an occasional concert alongside her old man, so-called “the … Continue reading

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MITCH RYDER – Detroit Breakout!

August 16, 2019

Cleopatra 2019 Setting his wheels on fire, Motor City’s primal screamer uncovers a sacred cache of soul classics – and other chestnuts – in the company of unusual suspects. For all the racket this artist used to make in the … Continue reading

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JOE LOUIS WALKER – Viva Las Vegas Live

August 6, 2019

Cleopatra Blues 2019 What happens in Vegas, shouldn’t always stay there, and a blistering concert of blues veteran surely deserves a wider recognition. To what extent is an artist allowed to have fun is his chosen genre is all about … Continue reading

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