by Brice Ezell In paying tribute to the extensive catalogue of the classic rock ‘n’ roll label Alive Naturalsound, the Ohio group Buffalo Killers take on a tune by an under-the-radar ’70s power pop outfit. Rock & Roll Is A Beautiful Thing, indeed. As a part of this year’s Record Store Day, the Alive Naturalsound […]
The Blues Magazine has been named Best Publication at the 2014 European Blues Awards. The award was announced by Gateway 97.8 FM’s Ashwyn Smyth via the station’s Digital Blues Show. The Blues Magazine editor Ed Mitchell says: “We’re especially thrilled to receive a European award as we’ve been working hard to establish the magazine in […]
Nice ALIVE NATURALSOUND feature in the new issue of RUTA 66!
Nice ALIVE NATURALSOUND feature in the new issue of CLASSIC ROCK THE BLUES!
Various Artists: Alive at the Deep Blues Fest By David Maine Raunchy, steaming blues-rock Alive Records is a terrific label, a powerhouse of roots-rock and muddy, murky electric blues. This compilation of live tracks is culled from performances at the 2012 Deep Blues Fest in Bayport, MN, and it serves as a nice showcase for […]
Blues Review – Alive at the Deep Blues Fest by Trigger Alive at the Deep Blues Fest is the convergence of many cool things. This summer, Minnesota BBQ magnate and founder of the Deep Blues Festivals Chris Johnson decided to revitalize the Deep Blues Fest after a 2 year hiatus. Between 2007 and 2010, the […]
SOURCE : A selection of live two- and three-man blues The Deep Blues Festival is a Minnesota celebration of alternative blues music, originally run from 2007 to 2010. After spin-offs in Cleveland and Ortin, WA, festival organizer (and BBQ restaurateur) Chris Johnson brought the original festival back to life at Bayport BBQ for a long […]
Various Artists Alive at The Deep Blues Fest Alive Natural Sound Records  Fire Note Says: Alive at The Deep Blues Fest is put together with perfection as every band here scratches that blues itch in its’ own special way. Album Review: I thought reviewing my first compilation might be a challenge but, thank goodness […]