From Chicago to the Hill Country and from Roots to Soul: The divers songs of Trainman Blues

They clearly built their music in the house of blues and took inspiration from all styles in the roots, soul and blues genre before it developed into Rock ‘n’Roll. This results in soulful and bluesy songs with a whole lot of diversity. Trainman Blues is hailing from Copenhagen, Denmark and recently released three singles from their upcoming album. 

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Dark-noir lyrics built on dreamy arrangements: NEW Album Doom Wop from Prom Queen

She makes you think back to the days of the Doo Wop singers era and the nostalgic sound of the sixties,  The Drifters meet the sixties music scene in a pessimistic soulful duet.  With her band, she creates a unique stage presence, always beautiful dresses and melodious soundscape in a dreamy theatre. Prom Queen is definitely a unique voice in today’s music scene.  

 

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“Accompanied by little more than a banjo”: William Elliott Whitmore’s Folk and Roots songs

He grew up on his family farm in Iowa, respecting the land on a philosophy of caring for crops, and to never take more than is needed and, ultimately, to try to leave things better than how they were found.  With that approach, William Elliott Whitmore is recording beautiful albums since 2003 in the Folk and Roots genre.  

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The Blues Sisters from Larkin Poe release Preachin’ Blues from their upcoming album ‘Peach’

The Blues Sisters of Larkin Poe Hailin’ originally from Atlanta Georgia just released a new single “Preachin’ Blues’. as part of their upcoming album Peach. This Cover of  Delta Blues legend Son House contains intense beats, magnificent slide guitar licks, and soulful vocals. 

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New Album Hurry Home by The Deslondes: A beautiful blend of all roots, blues, folk and country

Hailin’ from New Orleans The Deslondes are remarkable for their inventive take on New Orleans Country and Rhythm and Blues. From Bluegrass to Folk and further, it is amazing how this band adopts all genres in the American Roots tradition in their repertoire. This September the band released their sophomore album Hurry Home via New West Records.

New Orleans based The Deslondes

The Deslondes released their second album which includes my personal favorites “Muddy Water” and “Hurricane Shakedown”. Hurry Home contains 13 songs in a variety of blues, roots, and country.

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