The 2020 Blues Music Awards

The 2020 Blues Music Awards

Hope you all were able to watch the livestream of the 2020 Blues Music Awards. It was an excellent production and went off without a hitch, you should be able to still view it on the You Tube Channel if you missed it. And here are the results: BB King Entertainer of...
Blind Lemon Pledge

Blind Lemon Pledge

“Goin’ Home”OFEH RecordsPublicity: Blind RaccoonBy Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro I doubt anyone of you are wondering if the name Blind Lemon Pledge appears on this artist’s birth certificate, but for those who may not know what name...
The Reverend Freakchild

The Reverend Freakchild

“The Bodhisattva Blues”Treated And Released RecordsPublicity: Blind RaccoonBy Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro © Apr. 2020 Preface Reverend Freakchild is no stranger to us here at Mary4Music.  Back when we were producing our “Mary4Music...
The Reverend Shawn Amos

The Reverend Shawn Amos

The Reverend Shawn Amos & The Brotherhood “Blue Sky” Put Together Music Publicity: Blind Raccoon By Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro  With many prior releases under Reverend Shawn Amos’ belt, “Blue Sky” is actually the debut...
Jim Gustin & Truth Jones

Jim Gustin & Truth Jones

“Lessons Learned”Distribution: CD BabyPublicity: Blind Raccoon By Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro Jim Gustin and Truth Jones are long time veterans and staples of the west coast music scene.  Looking at a list of the acts they’ve opened for...
Leroy Ellington’s Sacred Hearts

Leroy Ellington’s Sacred Hearts

“Live And Kickin’ It”Infiniti Group RecordsPublicity: Jill KettlesBy Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro PrefaceOn the one sheet accompanying the disc, Leroy states: “I’m proud of this live project, yes, it’s live, it comes...
Taz Cru – Drive On

Taz Cru – Drive On

“Drive On”Subcat RecordsBy Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro  When it comes to his musical career, between touring as far and often as he does, and releasing powerfully performed albums on a very regular basis, “Drive On” is much...
Cathead offers Hand Sanitizer

Cathead offers Hand Sanitizer

At Cathead, we’ve made a lot of changes over the past month; we’ve been humbled by the opportunity to support our first responders, essential businesses, restaurant colleagues, and most importantly, our community. Today, we’re excited to announce...
Jontavious Willis Interview

Jontavious Willis Interview

By Mark Thompson Over the last four decades, there have been numerous alarms sounded in the blues community expressing grave concerns about the lack of young artists playing the music, and continued viability of the art form without the support of younger generations...
“Innocent Joe” Kopicki

“Innocent Joe” Kopicki

“Just Me And My Innocent Self” Self Released By Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro     Joe Kopicki, a. k. a. “Innocent Joe”, is a well rounded and versatile musician who performs as a solo act, a duo act or with his full band – Innocent...
Doug Duffey and BADD

Doug Duffey and BADD

“Play The Blues” Out Of The Past Music Publicity: Blind Raccoon By Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro     Doug Duffey and BADD are a Louisiana based quartet that consists of Doug Duffey on vocals, piano and Hammond B3 organ; Dan Sumner on...