Thaddeus Anna Greene-“In Vein”

Cleveland rockers Thaddeus Anna Greene have been making music together for a few years now, but they’re latest single may be just the hit to get their noise heard around the world. It’s a rock and blues-fueled gem dripping with desire and regret. The track comes from their new EP, Bleed, due out at the end of September. Continue reading Thaddeus Anna Greene-“In Vein”

RavenEye at House Of Blues 4/27/2016

RavenEye opened up the show for The Darkness Wednesday night in Chicago, and I couldn’t think of a better band to get the crowd ready. The blues-heavy riffs played by Oli Brown were met by the thundering bass of Aaron Spiers and drums from Kev Hickman. The songs often ran together with no clear beginning or ending, but the whole thing felt connected by the … Continue reading RavenEye at House Of Blues 4/27/2016

BBQ, Booze, and Bands: The Beale Street Music Festival

   About a week ago I got a got a text from my brother saying my mom wanted to go to the Beale Street Music Festival in Memphis and wanted me to go, too. He was telling me about the lineup and it all sounded pretty good. He was hyped about Cage The Elephant being there, which I would also enjoy. Come to find out … Continue reading BBQ, Booze, and Bands: The Beale Street Music Festival

Ana Popovic On Hendrix And The Blues

The blues is considered by most to be an American genre of music. How did it find its way to you in Belgrade? My father Milton is a huge blues fan and I grew up listening to his record collection. He introduced me to all the blues greats and by the time I was 7 I’ve heard American Texas blues, Chicago blues, Delta blues, great … Continue reading Ana Popovic On Hendrix And The Blues

Benjamin Booker at Fun Fun Fun Fest

I’d never seen Benjamin Booker before tonight, but holy cow did he deliver on the promise of his debut album from last year. He ripped through the hits “Wicked Waters” and “Violent Shiver,” but he shined brightest on the deeper cuts that received extra embelishments and longer intros and outros. I was very impressed with his band, especially the drummer. He was able to not … Continue reading Benjamin Booker at Fun Fun Fun Fest