Johnny Riley

Johnny Riley

Johnny RileyWith Special GuestWatermelon Slim”Clarksdale Revival”Flyindog RecordsBy Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro © June 2021 “Clarksdale Revival”, Johnny Riley’s fourth release, was recorded live at Bluesberry Cafe in...
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...
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...
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...
EG Kight

EG Kight

“The Trio Sessions”Blue South RecordsBy Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro © April 2021  Prelude It’s pretty hard to forget the first time I met EG Kight because it was the night of my first time going to the W.C. Handy Awards –...
Jimmie Bratcher

Jimmie Bratcher

“I’m Hungry”Ain’t Skeert TunesPublicity: Blind RaccoonBy Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro © April 2021  PreludeA conversation at the House of Blewzz while “I’m Hungry” was playing… Blewzzlady: (calling...
Jonny T-Bird and the MPs

Jonny T-Bird and the MPs

“Common Cents”Neon Grub Jeer MusicBy Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro © April 2021  “Common Cents” is the fourth release for Milwaukee based Jonny T-Bird and the MPs.  If like me, you are unfamiliar with the band, I’d be willing to bet...
Trevor B. Power

Trevor B. Power

“What Is Real”Farm 189 RecordsPublicity: Blind RaccoonBy Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro © March 2021  It’s been exactly two years since I reviewed Trevor B. Power’s first release and for songwriters like Trevor, the events of...
Swamp Poets

Swamp Poets

Swamp PoetsFeaturing: Christian Michael Berry”Hoodoo Du Voodoo”Retrofit RecordsBy Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro © March 2021  The Swamp Poets are a Northern Arizona based American blues based roots music band.  Their primary influence...
Rosedale Junction

Rosedale Junction

“Stompin’ On The Front Porch”Center Block RecordsBy Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro © March 2021  “Stompin’ On The Front Porch” is a very impressive debut release by the Boston based Rosedale Junction.  The album...
Dave Thomas

Dave Thomas

“One More Mile”Blonde On Blonde Direct RecordsPublicity: Blind RaccoonBy Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro © March 2021  Starting with the album’s title, “One More Mile”, telling you a bit about Dave Thomas and how this release came about is...