electric blues

Joe Louis Walker to release “Viva Las Vegas Live” on May 10th 2019

On May 10th, 2019, Cleopatra Entertainment - in association with Cleopatra Blues - will release a brand new concert film “Viva Las Vegas Live” from Grammy Award-nominated Blues legend Joe Louis Walker.

Directed by Brent Backhus, this stunning 85-minute concert was captured in all its glory at the infamous Boulder Station Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada last summer during Walker’s 2018 U.S. tour.

Gorilla Riot release lyric visualiser for new single “Half Cut”

Hot off the back of a barnstorming set at HRH AOR, Manchester’s dirty southern rock n roll blues mavericks, Gorilla Riot release a new single, “Half Cut”, on Fri 29 March, 2019.

The new single is taken from their forthcoming album which is slated for release later this year, in digital, CD and vinyl formats on Off Yer Rocka Recordings (OYR).

Yngwie Malmsteen releases lyric video for new single “Blue Lightning”

On Friday, March 29th, Yngwie Malmsteen will release “Blue Lightning”. Detail on the release follows below.

Check out the lyric video for the title track below.

Yngwie shares: “I wrote the title track Blue Lightning specifically for this album. The track is very free, everything on it is improvised. I hope you’ll enjoy it”.

Yngwie Malmsteen will release “Blue Lightning” globally on March 29th, 2019 via Mascot Records / Mascot Label Group.

Gorilla Riot sign to Off Yer Rocka Recordings

Manchester’s dirty southern rock n roll blues mavericks, Gorilla Riot are thrilled to announce that they have signed a 2-album licensing agreement with Off Yer Rocka Recordings (OYR), home of The Quireboys & Massive.

The first release will be single, “Half Cut”, out on Fri 29 March, taken from their forthcoming album which is slated for release this Autumn, in Digital, CD and Vinyl formats.

The Black Hands to release debut album “Electric Premier Theatre” on May 17th 2019

Hot off the back of their chart topping single “Straight & Narrow”, The Black Hands announce details of their debut album, “Electric Premier Theatre”, to be released on Fri 17th May, 2019.

“Straight & Narrow” has spent the weekend vying for top spot in the Amazon Rock Charts and peaked at a #2 just behind Whitesnake’s Shut Up & Kiss Me.
 
The Black Hands are now delighted to announce details of their long-anticipated debut album.

The Black Hands release lyric video for new single “Straight & Narrow”

Chesterfield’s roots-rock 4-piece, The Black Hands release a brand new single and video for “Straight & Narrow” on March 1st, 2019, as they prepare for the release of their highly anticipated debut album.
 
“Straight & Narrow” is the fourth song to be taken from their forthcoming debut, planned for release in May 2019.
 
“Straight & Narrow” will be available via all major download and streaming outlets.
 

Joey Stuckey Trio to release new album “In the Shadow of the Sun” on March 29th 2019

When blind guitar legend Joey Stuckey gives inspirational talks about overcoming odds and helping people define success on their own terms, he’s big on the concept of living a life of intention. Yet when the veteran blues rocker booked his progressive Americana trio into the legendary Sun Studio for a three hour session on an off day from their tour, he had no specific plan except to record a few originals and covers.

Yngwie Malmsteen to release new album “Blue Lightning” on March 29th 2019

Yngwie Malmsteen will release “Blue Lightning” globally on March 29th, 2019 via Mascot Records / Mascot Label Group.

To call Yngwie Malmsteen a “maestro” or “virtuoso” is to state the obvious. But such terms don’t do sufficient justice to either his talent or impact. There are innumerable guitarists who have copied a small part of the vast musical spectrum that defines him, but nobody comes close to achieving what he has over a period of nearly four decades.