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Bonamassa Featured On July Guitarist Cover

Joe Bonamassa is featured on the cover of the July 2011 issue of Guitarist Magazine. The magazine is one of the largest, if not the largest guitar magazine in Europe. The magazine should be hitting new stands in the US as well, within in the next week. Both Borders and Barnes and Noble carry the …

Black Country Communion ‘Went from a Side Project to a Band’

Black Country Communion was recently featured on Billboard.com and everyone in the band agrees that this has turned from a side project into a full blown band. It’s almost unheard of for any band these days to release two albums just nine months apart, but Glenn Hughes says that’s one of the things that makes …

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 …

Joe in Germany Summer of 2011?

I was browsing over at the Black Country Communion forum and came across this topic. Several links are listed in that thread that contain six tour dates for the summer of 2011 across Germany. Tickets are already on sale here. Tonight will be BCC’s first public show, followed by the second show tomorrow night in …

Black Country Communion UK Dates

Just a heads up – Black Country Communion has posted two UK dates for at the end of this year. You people over there in England are very lucky! You can check out the official Black Country Communion press release below: BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNIONANNOUNCE DEBUT UK CONCERTS IN WOLVERHAMPTONAND LONDON THIS DECEMBER!!! WOLVERHAMPTON CIVIC HALLWednesday …

Second Black Country Communion Album Confirmed

As you can see from the picture above – the second Black Country Communion album will be recorded in January. I remember talking to Glenn and he said that this might happen. What’s strange about this situation, is that Black Country Communion haven’t even done a first tour yet. However, they are releasing a second …

Stellar Jam By Steve Costello

You might remember last week we posted a video of a Steve Costello and band covering Joe’s “Just Got Paid”. I though that was a great example of guitar playing. Just found a video of Steve jamming out to Medusa, which is on the new Black Country Communion CD. Hard to believe he can play …

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 …

Joe and BCC in Rolling Stone

Joe and Black Country Communion are feature on RollingStone.com. About time they got some recognition from them. The article gives a brief overview on the band, also confirms there will be a tour for 2011 (which we already knew). Article is below. Last November, blues-rock guitarist Joe Bonamassa invited former Deep Purple and Black Sabbath …

The Great Divide Cover

I just found this video on YouTube. Vítor Bacalhau posted a video of himself covering Joe’s solo in the song Great Divide off of Black Country Communion’s new album. He does a great job, check out the video below.