Tag: Alive Naturalsound

The Blues Magazine named Publication Of The Year at EBAs

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 […]

ROLLING STONE review of HANDSOME JACK’s new album “Do What Comes Naturally”

In the world of writing about popular music, comparisons are often helpful tools, but just as often completely useless. Is it helpful to mention that American band Handsome Jack, apparently from Lockport, New York, sound like what you’d get if you put Audience’s Howard Werth, Siren’s Kevin Coyne or even Mungo Jerry’s Ray Dorset in […]

GLIDE MAGAZINE premieres HANDSOME JACK’s “Between The Lines”

Glide is premiering the new track “Between the Lines” below, which combines the soulful southern rhythmic magic by way of the Alabama Shakes and frontman Jamison Passuite’s fervently emotive vocals. Passuite describes the track as ” it was one of the first tracks we wrote for the new album and we initially played it slower […]

Listen to the full-album premiere of HANDSOME JACK’s “Do What Comes Naturally” via Classic Rock

CLASSIC ROCK EXCLUSIVE: HANDSOME JACK ALBUM STREAM Forming as teenagers in 2004 as a blues-infused garage-rock band in Lockport, New York, the band developed a more soul-influenced sound after leaving high school, and have supported the likes of The Sheepdogs, Blue Cheer, Gov’t Mule, J. Geils, The Hold Steady and Robert Randolph. After a series […]