... Thorbjørn Risager & The Black Tornado! The band from Denmark received one of the prestigious German awards called Jahrespreis 2015 der deutschen Schallplattenkritik for their record Too Many Roads. 156 music critics from Germany, Switzerland and Austria have chosen twelve winners out of 148 nominees in all musical genres.
This is the Blues Caravan 2016 – and these are the artists you’ve been waiting for. Check out the brand new video featuring Tasha Taylor, Layla Zoe and Ina Forsman.
New York, December 2nd, 2015: Congratulations to Cyril Neville who received the Louis Armstrong Award last week at Louis Armstrong House Museum's annual gala. It was the 100th anniversary of Louis Armstrong's first professional gig and the evening was topped by a special performance of the Royal Southern Brotherhood.
Photos by Arnie Goodman.
This month Samantha Fish and Laurence Jones will join forces for their Double Trouble tour across Europe! The tour will kick off in Luxembourg and brings them to Germany, the Netherlands, Denmark, Belgium, the UK and Sweden.
Oct 23 LUX Luxembourg - Sang & Klang
Oct 24 DE Rheine - Hypothalamus
Oct 25 DE Lindewerra - Gemeindesaal
Oct 27 DE Kassel - Theaterstübchen
Oct 28 DE Karlsruhe - Jubez
Oct 29 DE Esslingen - Dieselstrasse
Oct 30 DE Siegen - Jazzclub Oase
Oct 31 NL Rosmalen - Rosblues
Nov 01 NL Grolloo - De Hofsteenge
Nov 03 DE Köln - GreensClub
Nov 04 DE Hamburg - Downtown Bluesclub
Nov 05 DK Kerteminde - Samlingsstuen
Nov 06 DE Berlin - Quasimodo
Nov 08 DE Rheinberg - Schwarzer Adler
Nov 09 BE Verviers - Spirit of 66
Nov 10 UK Southampton - The Brook
Nov 11 UK Wolverhampton - Robin 2
Nov 12 UK Derby - Flowerpot
Nov 13 UK London - Borderline
Nov 14 SE Umea - Bluesförening
Oct 15 DK Esbjerg – Tobakken
Oct 17 SE Stockholm – Blues at Sea
Oct 18 SE Stockholm – Akkurat
Oct 23 NO Mo I Rana - Smeltigelen
Oct 24 SE Eslöv - Bluesfestival (Trio)
Oct 31 DK Copenhagen - Mojo
Nov 06 DK Køge - Bygningen
Nov 07 SE Oskarshamn - Jazzklubb
Nov 12 DE Dortmund – Musiktheater Piano
Nov 13 DE Übach – Rockfabrik
Nov 14 DE Montbéliard - Atelier des Moles
Nov 15 DE Beverstedt – Kulturtransport
Nov 20 DK Naestved - Vershuset
Nov 27 DE Hildesheim – Bischofsmühle
Nov 28 DE Rheinberg – Schwarzer Adler
Dec 12 DK Copenhagen - Mojo
Dec 18/19 SE Malmo - Victoria
WILD HEART CD DEBUTS ON THE BILLBOARD BLUES CHART AT #1
Ruf Records artist guitarist/singer-songwriter Samantha Fish lands on top of the Billboard Blues Chart for her first week of sales with WILD HEART. Released on July 10, this album has been turning heads, both fans and critics. The album was produced by Luther Dickinson and recorded at the following studios; Brady Blade’s Louisiana studio, Dickinson’s Zebra Ranch in Mississippi and both Royal and Ardent Recording Studios in Memphis, TN.