The title of James Leg’s third solo album is pretty apt I reckon. I’ve seen the former Black Diamond Heavies dude live and I can vouch that he bleeds and sweats for his craft like it was his last gig before descending from this Earth to the pits of Hell. His brand of high voltage, […]
JAMES LEG “Dogjaw (Do Some Things You Say)” featured on the new VIVE LE ROCK Mount CD.
.@MOJOmagazine Rocks: @PhilAlexanderUK 's album of the week is James Leg – Blood On The Keys, on @AliveRecords https://t.co/yDFPoCEfMy pic.twitter.com/5nDlDUocHF — Planet Rock (@PlanetRockRadio) January 7, 2017
Blessed with the kind of subterranean growl that almost makes Tom Waits sound like a choirboy, former Black Diamond Heavies singer and keyboardist James Leg – the nom de plume of John Wesley Myers – has done much to pull the blues away from any number of pub bores and six-string technicians who regularly sanitise […]
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With vocals raw enough to put Tom Waits on notice, and keyboards and drums jammed in overdrive, James Leg kicks off a relentless assault of high voltage blues rock heavily dosed with a decidedly gonzo energy. – Duane Verh / READ THE REVIEW HERE
For his third solo album James Leg doesn’t stray from the template he laid down previously, and praise be for that. Once again Leg conjures an amazing rock and roll rumble from his piano while pouring his scouring howl of a voice into every song. – READ THE REVIEW HERE