Category «Awards»

Live At The Beacon Due In March

Joe’s live DVD recorded at the Beacon Theater in NYC is due out on March 27th. Both Beacon shows were recorded, featuring special guests Beth Hart, John Hiatt, and Paul Rodgers. From a recent exclusive interview with Classic Rock Magazine (issue 167), Joe unveiled the release date. 2012 is going to be a great year …

Guitar World’s Top 15 Blues and Roots Rock Albums of 2011

Guitar World Magazine has recently released their listing of the top 15 blues and roots rock albums of the year. Joe Bonamassa is a former winner at Guitar World for various awards. He came in first place this year with his album Dust Bowl. Other finalists in the top 15  included Warren Haynes, Tedeschi Trucks …

Joe Nominated For The The Blues Music Awards

Joe Bonamassa has been nominated for two awards at the 33rd Blues Music Awards on May 10, 2012 in Memphis, TN. The blues awards will be held at the Cook Convention Center. Contemporary Blues Album Don’t Explain – Beth Hart & Joe Bonamassa Rock Blues Album Dust Bowl – Joe Bonamassa Best of luck to …

USA Today’s Pick Of The Week

USA Today picked Don’t Explain as the Pick of the Week. This is just some of the great press we are seeing about this great album.. hope you’re enjoying it! I’ll Take Care of You, Beth Hart and Joe BonamassaWhat a thrilling reworking of the Brook Benton soul classic, made famous — and definitive — …

Two Albums In iTunes Top 10 Blues

Almost two years after the release of Royal Albert Hall in iTunes, it is still hanging in the top 10. Joe’s RAH album comes with 19 tracks, most are exclusive to the album. The album in it’s entirety must be purchased to get all of the tracks. We are just shy of seeing 200 five …

Nominated for Artist Of The Year

Joe Bonamassa is one of the nominees for Artist of the Year in the annual Classic Rock awards. Black Country Communion was also nominated for Band of the Year and Album of the Year. Voting is under way right now at Classic Rock’s website. Joe is a former past time winner in the Classic Rock …

Dust Bowl Number at #4 On UK Charts

Joe’s new album Dust Bowl has debuted at number 4 on the UK Charts. This is the overall music chart for the UK featuring all genres of music. This a very good start for Joe in the UK and if you remember, Black Country Communion’s CD debuted #1 on this chart. Dust Bowl has almost …

Dust Bowl Amazon Ranking

Dust Bowl has officially been released today and it is already doing great at online retailer, Amazon.com. Dust Bowl is currently outselling such artists as Britney Spears, Green Day, Foo Fighters, and Pink. This is proof that blues is still alive, believe it or not. Being #15 overall is great considering how many albums are …

Joe Sweeps Planet Rock

Planet Rock recently released the results of the voting for the best acts, albums, films, and events of the year. Joe and Black Country Communion took a majority of them.   BAND OF THE YEAR:WINNER: BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION The first rule of supergroups is that they must be a crushing disappointment. Black Country Communion obviously …

UK Top 40 Rock Albums

Black Country Communion is currently on top of the charts in England. They were able to get the first spot on the Top 40 Rock Albums chart. BBC’s debut album also has great rankings on Amazon. This is well deserved, it’s surely an album  that can not be missed. Congrats guys! Check out the full …