Rob Stone

Rob Stone

Rob Stone FeaturingElena Kato and Hiroshi Eguchi”Trio In Tokyo”Blue Heart RecordsPublicity: Blind RaccoonBy Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro © May 2021  To this day I still enjoy the music of the genre, but prior to my music interests being...
Capote Family Needs Your Help

Capote Family Needs Your Help

Dear ABS Member, While watching the GoFundMe campaign for the Carlos Capote Family grow, and seeing the names of the 182 donors, it occurred to me that since our membership grows sometimes daily, we probably have a fair number of folks that may not be aware of their...
Donna Herula

Donna Herula

“Bang At The Door”Self ReleasedPublicity: Blind RaccoonBy Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro © May 2021  “Bang At The Door”, is the third release for singer, songwriter, and guitarist Donna Herula.  For the project, Donna – on lead and...
Willie Mitchell Lifetime Artist Award

Willie Mitchell Lifetime Artist Award

Congratulations to our long-time Musician Sponsor, Lola, for receiving the Willie Mitchell Lifetime Artist Award from the Jus’ Blues Music Foundation. Well deserved! Here’s what they had to say: Outstanding Artistry in Blues & Soul Music Lola (just...
Clarence Spady

Clarence Spady

“Surrender”Nola Blue RecordsRelease Date: May 21, 2021Publicity: Blind RaccoonBy Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro © May 2021  Since “Nature Of The Beast”, the 1996 debut release that garnered Clarence Spady a 1997 W. C. Handy Award...
Misty Blues

Misty Blues

“None More Blue”Self ReleasedBy Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro © April 2021  Lead Singer Gina Coleman and Misty Blues are in the midst of celebrating two milestones that are not all that common for a blues band – or for that matter, a band in...
New Friend of the ABS: Simply Awesome

New Friend of the ABS: Simply Awesome

Simply Awesome Entertainment…for the Olde School Soul in you! Simply Awesome Entertainment is for the “Olde School Soul” in You. Bringing together like- minded souls that appreciate Simply Awesome Entertainment for their listening ear in an environment of...
Blues & Beyond: Garrett Collins

Blues & Beyond: Garrett Collins

Great article on our ABS Musician Sponsor Garrett CollinsBlues & Beyond: No Looking BackBy Hal Horowitz, Creative Loafing. After weathering the worst year in music, Garrett Collins prepares for his next act. Collins, who grew up in a musical family, discovered the...