Category «Reviews»

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 …

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 …

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 …

Haynes and Bonamassa Amaze Crowd at Beacon Theater

  What a great night in New York City. Spring is here, the weather is warm. And Joe Bonamassa, one of the best guitar players in the world is about to take the stage for a three night run, at New York’s famous Beacon Theater. The Beacon, which Joe has played twice previously, is home …

Bonamassa Dominating iTunes Music Charts

Joe’s new album, “Driving Towards The Daylight” is dominating the online music word of Apple’s iTunes. iTunes is the world’s most popular online digital music service, generating millions of downloads on a daily basis. Currently out of the 22 countries that have iTunes available, Joe’s “Driving Towards The Daylight” is #1 on the iTunes Blues …

Joe Featured in July Guitar World Magazine

Joe is featured in the July issue of Guitar World Magazine. Guitar World dedicated four pages of the publication, to their interview with Joe Bonamassa. The article titled “Making Waves Joe Bonamassa”, reviews Joe’s newest release “Driving Towards The Daylight”. Also included is pull out poster that showcases the signature Fuzz Face pedal from Dunlop. …

Joe Bonamassa’s Appearance On The David Letterman Show

Joe did a great job last night on the David Letterman show. He got to play several songs with the house orchestra including Crossroads and Blues Deluxe. Dave did a great job promoting Joe and his new album, Driving Towards The Daylight. It was great positive feedback and you could tell that Dave was digging …

Driving Towards The Daylight Review

  Joe’s newest album titled “Driving Towards The Daylight” hits stores shelves on May 22nd. Joe’s lucky 13th album, was recorded with Kevin “Caveman” Shirley. This was their seventh collaboration over the past six years. Recorded at Studio At The Palms in Las Vegas, NV, The Village Recorder in Los Angeles, CA, and The Cave …

Joe Makes His Way Back To Australia

Joe makes his return to down under this fall. In early October, Joe will play six shows varying from October 1st through the 11th. Tickets for Joe’s shows in Australia go on sale in a few hours, 9AM Australian time. Here are the dates:   10/01/2012 – Concert Hall in Perth 10/03/2012 – QPAC in …

Joe Plays New Song on Planet Rock

Joe’s weekly radio show on the UK  based radio station “Planet Rock” was a bit different this week. Joe played one of the new songs from his upcoming album Driving Towards The Daylight. This song is titled Dislocated Boy and it is the first song off of the album. If you like what you hear, …