Red’s Blues

Red’s Blues

“Broke Down In The Fast Lane”Sherry & Ray MusicBy Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro © October 2020   “Broke Down In The Fast Lane” is the third release for Sacramento, CA based Red’s Blues.  The band is fronted by the husband and...
The ABS Blue Flame Fund

The ABS Blue Flame Fund

The Blue Flame Fund is an ancillary fund of the Atlanta Blues Society (ABS), funded specifically for the purpose of helping local musicians and other members of the Atlanta blues community that are in need.  Established in 2010, the Blue Flame Fund was originally...
Shaun Murphy

Shaun Murphy

“Flame Still Burns”Vision Wall RecordsBy Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro © October 2020  If you were to type her name into the search bar at our website – www.mary4music.com – besides mine and my partner Mary’s...
Beyond Blues: Born Under a Good Sign

Beyond Blues: Born Under a Good Sign

Great article on our ABS Honorary Lifetime Member William Bell. Beyond Blues: Born Under a Good SignRecent National Heritage Fellow William Bell’s well never runs dry.By Hal Horowitz, Creative Loafing. Even if William Bell hadn’t just been named as a National...
Six Degrees of Bill Sheffield

Six Degrees of Bill Sheffield

Check out this great article about our 2020 Honorary Lifetime Member, Bill Sheffield. Blues and Beyond: Six Degrees of Bill Sheffield.Fifty-plus years on the blues fringes hasn’t diminished the Atlanta veteran’s enthusiasm for the music he loves. By Hal...
J.T. Lauritsen

J.T. Lauritsen

“Blue Eyed Soul Vol. 2″Hunters RecordsBy Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro © October 2020  A little over two years ago when I reviewed “Blue Eyed Soul Vol. 1” by J.T. Lauretsen & The Buckshot Hunters, I closed out my review by saying….....
John Németh

John Németh

“Stronger Than Strong”Nola Blue RecordsRelease Date: October 16, 2020Publicity: Blind RaccoonBy Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro © October 2020  “Stronger Than Strong” is John Nemeth’s tenth release and with it arguably being...
StratCat Willie & the Strays

StratCat Willie & the Strays

“On The Prowl”BlackHat MusicBy Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro © September 2020  StratCat Willie is Willie Hayes, a seasoned bluesman of some fifty years.  With influences that include Mike Bloomfield (one of my early influences as...