“Despite its hardscrabble title — a sentiment mirrored by the deeply etched black & white cover art — 2016’s Blues of Desperation is very much a continuation of the bright, varied blues-rock heard on Different Shades of Blue.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog Listen Now
Tag Archive 'Blues-Rock'
“…Raitt is now in full control of her career, delivering consistently great music as a result.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog Listen Now
“He may not forcibly claim this ground here but that’s the appeal of Crosseyed Heart: it’s a winningly low-key record, where the atmosphere matters more than the songs, yet Richards doesn’t neglect writing tunes this time around.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog Listen Now
“Even with the uncertainties of a first-night performance, these musicians are itching to play together; and, as the tape traders know too well, by the end of this two-week run this group would be rattling the rafter. For veteran fans, it’s fascinating to hear their more tentative beginnings here.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog
“On Blak and Blu, most of Clark’s tunes are solidly rooted in the blues, but he’s also folded in hearty servings of hard rock, funk, retro-soul, and even a dash of hip-hop, and the way he lets the flavors mix is a big part of what makes this album work so well.” –All Music Guide […]