Sari Schorr recording new album with legendary producer Mike Vernon

In January 2015 legendary producer Mike Vernon (Fleetwood Mac, John Mayall, Blue Horizon) was invited to receive a “Keeping The Blues Alive” award at the prestigious International Blues Challenge in Memphis TN. This award, was not the only highlight of the weekend for Mike; the second was witnessing the performance of one of the most amazing female blues singers Mike had seen in years – Sari Schorr.

Joe Louis Walker - Everybody Wants a Piece

Joe Louis Walker is a bluesman that has been going on since 1986, when he released his debut album “Cold is the Night”. Now 30 years later, JLW returns with his 25th studio album “Everybody Wants a Piece”, which was produced by the renowned guitarist Paul Nelson (Pual Nelson band, Johnny Winter) at his Chop Shop studio in Philadelphia. Nelson also plays guitar in two tracks.

Rebecca Downes announces new single “Messed Up” & new tour dates for 2015

Rebecca Downes continues apace with the release of new single “Messed Up” on April 20th, 2015 through Real2Reel Records, and a busy schedule of new tour dates for 2015.

“Messed Up” follows debut singe “Basement of My Heart”, which has garnered media praise with spot plays with BBC Radio 2, BBC Introducing, Team Rock Radio and specialist and regional radio nationwide as well as racking up 28K+ views on YouTube.

Rebecca Downes to release “Back to the Start” worldwide on February 9th 2015

New UK blues sensation Rebecca Downes is set to release her much anticipated debut album “Back to the Start” worldwide on February 9th, 2015 via Real2Reel Records.

The West Midlands-based songstress is fast establishing herself as one of the star attractions amongst the new vanguard of blues performers in the UK, with her unique and powerful voice, drawing influences ranging from Blues and Soul to Jazz and Rock. Rebecca's voice and performances have been, quite rightly, likened to such legendary artists as the full on Tina Turner, the bluesy feel of Etta James, and the raw power of Janis Joplin.