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Black Country Communion Coming Back To Life In 2017

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Yesterday was a crazy day on social media for members of Black Country Communion and producer Kevin Shirley. Members Glenn Hughes, Jason Bonham and producer Kevin Shirley all confirmed the band’s return, which is slated for 2017. The frenzy first came to life while browsing Facebook and coming across Jason Bonham’s Facebook Page. The madness …

Bonamassa’s Blues of Desperation – His Best Yet

It’s pretty crazy to sit here and think that I am writing a review for Joe Bonamassa’s 17th studio album. Personally, I’ve been listening to Joe Bonamassa since 2002. I discovered Joe when I went to see B.B. King’s Blues Fest. Joe had played on the west coast leg of the tour and even though …

Bonamassa’s Blues of Desperation Due Out March 25

GRAMMY-nominated blues-rock guitar icon Joe Bonamassa announces his brand-new studio solo album, Blues of Desperation (J&R Adventures), which will be released March 25, 2016. Like his previous solo disc, 2014’s Top 10 Billboard hit Different Shades of Blue, this record features all-original material, and it sees the maverick superstar guitarist, singer and songwriter tossing away …

Live At Radio City Due Out October 2nd

Joe Bonamassa’s Live at Radio City Music Hall is due out on October 2nd. The show was recorded this past January as Joe played Radio City for two sold out shows on January 24th and 25th of this year. The set features over 75 minutes of music, two newly recorded songs, nine unreleased live tracks, …

Awesome Bonamassa Wah Pedal Sighting…

Last week I ventured up to Connecticut to check out Whitesnake. The opening band for Whitesnake was an Australian rock band by the name of The Dead Daisies. I had heard them previously on my local rock radio station, as they’ve played one of their hit singles Lock ‘n’ Loaded. The Dead Daisies is a super group, made up …

Ernie Ball Launches Joe Bonamassa Experience Contest

Ernie Ball is set to launch a new Joe Bonamassa contest, which is truly unique from any other contest we’ve seen before. Now through September 30th, fans can head on over to ernieball.com/bonamassa. From there, you’ll be able to key in unique codes and instant win Joe Bonamassa Custom picks. Both of these will be hidden …

‘King of the Blues’ B.B. King Dead at 89

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The King of The Blues, B.B. King has died in Las Vegas at age 89, his lawyer Brent Bryson has confirmed. Bryson tells the Associated Press that King died peacefully in his sleep at 9:40PM PST Thursday evening at his home in Las Vegas. B.B. sold millions of records world wide throughout his lifetime. He …

Life On The Road With Paulie Cerra

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Paulie Cerra is a world renowned sax player and he’s currently out on the road with Joe Bonamassa. He joined Joe out on the road in January of 2015, which included two sold out shows at New York City’s legendary Radio City Music Hall. In addition from being a great addition to the band, he …

Vintage Guitar’s 2014 Readers’ Choice Awards

Joe Bonamassa was selected as Vintage Guitar’s 2014 Artist of the Year. Here’s what Vintage Guitar had to say about Joe Bonamassa: “The first player to win VG’s “Artist of the Year,” Bonamassa and his guitars were the centerpiece of the June ’14 issue. One of the lucky few who get to gather vintage instruments …

An Inside Look At Joe Bonamassa’s Different Shades Of Blue

Here we are once again, it’s time for another album release from Joe Bonamassa. For the record, this is Joe’s first ever studio release of all original material. That means that all of these 11 tracks are songs that you’ve never heard before. They are classics for the record book. It’s been over two years …