You might know them for delivering the most hypnotic blues around. Their addictive grooves are like alcohol, it gets better every time you taste it. In 2018 The New Savages continue to bring the blues all over Australia with a new drummer, a new single “Brother, I am Your Keeper” and a 45 date national tour from Jan-June. Listen the single up here!
Born in the Bronx as the daughter of a minister Doris Troy was raised with the Soul of Gospel because Rhythm and Blues songs were “subversive“. “So Far” is a recording from 1970 where Doris Troy shows us how deep here voice digs. This slow rhythmic ballad is heavy as the heart.
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They are hailing from Chicago and deliver a mix of Rock ‘n’ Roll and Punk Rock, a just released a new single called “Torn To Pieces”. Death and Memphis is loud as we like it. These guys are full of heavy fast thriving riffs and powerful vocals.
When Ruth Brown’s “I Wanna Do More” kicks off you might think this is a collaboration with Little Walter. His Hit “My Babe” contains the same groove and tune, but Ruth added a whole lot of sax and rhythm to the song. Also, Her Vocals and lyrics are unique in her own style; rhythmic, soulful and happy.
SURF CURSE brings us scenic soundscapes built on surf drum beats and catchy guitar riffs. Hailing from Reno, Nevada their music expresses themes of “young and romantic love”, as they tell us on their website. What started as a basement project between Nick Rattigan and Jacob Rubeck is six years later a successful band. in 2017 they released their latest album Nothing Yet, which contains beautiful songs about life and love.