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...
Jay Walter and The Rectifiers

Jay Walter and The Rectifiers

“Rectification”Self ReleasedBy Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro © March 2021  If you are from the Minneapolis–Saint Paul area of “The North Star State” chances are quite good that you’ve heard of Jay Walter...
Dave Keller

Dave Keller

“You Get What You Give”Tastee-Tone RecordsBy Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro © February 2021  PrefaceIn addition to knowing about the sometimes sad and downright startling; to the sometimes uplifting and spiritual lyrics and songs on this...
The Scott O’Neal Band

The Scott O’Neal Band

“Ya Get What’cha Pay For”Stoop Solo RecordsBy Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro © February 2021  Based out of Northern Arizona, The Scott O’Neal Band consists of: “Rev” Scott O’Neal on guitar, vocals and percussion; Gary Van...
Harvey Brindell

Harvey Brindell

“Pennies On The Dollar”Self ReleasedBy Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro © February 2021  Something New, Something BluesHaving recorded and written songs for projects with other bands, “Pennies On The Dollar” is Harvey Brindell’s first...