Review: Supersonic Blues Machine – Voodoo Nation Provogue/Mascot Label Group (June 24th, 2022) Reviewer: Dan Mann Fabrizio Grossi and his merry band, otherwise known as Supersonic Blues Machine are back with their third album ‘Voodoo Nation‘ via Provogue/Mascot Label Group. Once again singer / guitarist Kris Barras is on vocal duties, a perfect fit in my humble opinion. Whilst […]

Award-winning American blues rock guitarist Eric Gales returns to the UK this week to perform six concerts. Dates include Leamington Assembly (June 2), Chester Live Rooms (June 4), York Crescent (June 5), Newcastle Cluny (June 6), Bury Met Theatre (June 7) and Basingstoke, The Haymarket (June 8). Tickets priced £25, are available from www.thegigcartel.com. Special guest on the June tour run is Irish blues guitarist and singer songwriter Dom Martin, who’s new album, ‘A Savage Life‘, was Classic Rock Magazine’s Blues […]

Supersonic Blues Machine have revealed the Official Lyric Video for ‘All Our Love‘ featuring Blackberry Smoke’s Charlie Starr. It is taken from their band-new studio album ‘Voodoo Nation‘ which will be released on 24 June via Provogue/Mascot Label Group. The album once again features another coming together of icons along with some of the most exciting names in blues; Charlie Starr (Blackberry Smoke), Eric Gales, Joe Louis Walker, Ana Popovic, Kirk Fletcher, King Solomon Hicks and Josh Smith. They have previously released the official video for ‘8 Ball Lucy‘ ft. Sonny […]

Multi-award winning and multi-nominated Northern Irish blues guitarist Dom Martin is special guest on Eric Gales’ UK tour from June 2-8. Tickets are available from http://www.dommart.in/tour Dom just won two UK Blues Awards including Blues Instrumentalist of the Year and Acoustic Blues Artist of the Year (the latter for the third year in a row thus placing him in the UK Blues Hall of Fame). The tour features two guitarists who have been honoured with instrumental guitarist awards on both sides of the pond. Eric Gales is the proud recipient of Blues Instrumentalist of the Year at the BMAs in Memphis (Blues Music Awards). Dom’s support slot on Eric Gales’ UK tour follows the release of his current album ‘A Savage Life‘ which has received rave reviews including Classic Rock’s “Blues Album of the Month.” Dom is featured on […]

Supersonic Blues Machine will be releasing their band-new studio album ‘Voodoo Nation‘ on 24 June via Provogue/Mascot Label Group. The album once again features another coming together of icons along with some of the most exciting names in blues; Charlie Starr (Blackberry Smoke), Eric Gales, Joe Louis Walker, Ana Popovic, Kirk Fletcher, King Solomon Hicks, Josh Smith & […]

On his new album ‘Crown’ (review here), out today via Provogue Records/Mascot Label Group, the legendary guitarist Eric Gales opens like never before, sharing his struggles with substance abuse, his hopes about a new era of sobriety, and his personal reflections on racism. With sessions that began the day after George Floyd’s murder, the album […]