Archive for January 23rd, 2013

One Track Mind: Vintage Trouble, “Blues Hand Me Down” (2011)

Sometimes I hear a song and within a few minutes I manage to convince myself that everybody in my immediate area must feel the same way that I do about.

‘You must be bloody kidding?! I knew from the get go': Spencer Davis saw big things for Steve Winwood

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q44SDgKa8pc&w=500&h=305] We’re joined again by the namesake founder of the Spencer Davis Group, a too-long-undervalued member of 1960s rock royalty who should have been in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ages ago.

Exclusive stream: Chris Stamey, “Anyway” from Lovesick Blues (2013)

Exclusive stream: Chris Stamey, “Anyway” from Lovesick Blues (2013)

Check out an exclusive advance stream of “Anyway,” from Chris Stamey’s upcoming album Lovesick Blues, due on February 5, 2013 from Yep Roc Records.

Eric Burdon – ‘Til Your River Runs Dry (2013)

Eric Burdon – ‘Til Your River Runs Dry (2013)

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UQJd6Ye1eQM&w=500&h=305] Eric Burdon makes his intentions on ‘Til Your River Runs Dry clear early on, with the raucous, witheringly honest “Old Habits Die Hard.” Born in troubled times, he goes on to make his share of it, too.