"Because music brings people together from all walks of life and cultural backgrounds, it holds the power of understanding and also compassion for one another. I think compassion is important today, it erases the divisiveness that's permeating our world."
Lynn Drury: Greetings from New Orleans
Celebrated New Orleans-based singer…Continue
“To me, playing with soul, feeling it, is more important than technique. Naturally, you've got to have some chops in order to pull this off, but a technical performance without feeling would sound bland.”
Al Lerman: Country-Fried Blues
Veteran Canadian Bluesman Al Lerman is cooking up country-fried blues with his new album “Country-Fried…Continue
"Sublime Art never stops influencing me positively, perhaps because it was continually derided by persons around me during my youth. Art and music are essential for every civilised society."
The Art of Life, The Life of Art
ALIENS IN THE NECROPOLIS (2024) is a…Continue
"The most important lesson I have learned is never give up. Don’t listen to negativity, and believe in your vision. Work at your craft and never stop learning. Whether it’s writing or playing your instrument make it part of your daily routine. I’m a firm believer that it takes 10,000 hours to become competent."
Andy Joe Pearce: What Did I Know…Continue
"It (Blues) will always survive because it is an accessible music form, but as per above, technique is nothing without human feeling in the music."
Dave Kelly: A Blues Sun On His Face
Singer, guitarist and composer Dave Kelly is a British blues singer, guitarist and composer, who has been active on the British blues music scene since…Continue
"Rock music is a musical style that has a revolutionary quality and it will always be a weapon against politics and social injustice."
Dinos Dimatatis: It's Only Rock 'n' Roll!
Dinos Dimatatis is a lawyer, a journalist, a writer, a researcher of the Greek rock music and a great music collector. He has written five…Continue
"The music from the past is very nostalgic it can relive memories and make me cry. The songs were fabulous, and the artists were refreshing. It shows the Power of music. My hopes are to live as long as I can without any illness and to be able to keep playing and involved in Music. I try my best not to picture my future with fear."
Eric Bell: The Rock Journey of Irishman…Continue
"Life is life. All influence and creativity comes from that for me. My music has only been me telling the story of that life."
JJ Grey: Southern Blend of Music & Stories
JJ Grey, the Florida-based singer/songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and creator of the band Mofro, released his new album, Olusteen (2024), it’s his first…Continue
"I believe preservation of all American Roots Music is imperative and needs to be ingrained with current and future generations. Just playing recordings of music from the past is not enough. When the youth of today witnesses a performance, it has more of a cultural impact which subsequently breathes new life into the genre."
Kirk Nelson: Savor The Moment…Continue
"The blues is a universal music, so it doesn't matter where you come from you still have the same feelings and problems. The guys like Eric Clapton and Peter Green, Jeff Beck, Zeppelin, took it and made it something else I think they basically re packaged it and sold it in a harder form."
Tom Killner: Southern Rock meets…Continue