Tag Archives: Blues

Playlist: ALL EARS to Muntu Valdo

Playlist: ALL EARS to Muntu Valdo

What could be a better way to leave the sweaty memories of the heatwave behind than enjoying a wave of West African sounds in the restoring greenery of Greenwich Park? So, join us on Saturday afternoon around the Bandstand for the second appointment with ALL EARS, a jazzy and funky...
Interview: Q&A with Justin Adams & Mauro Durante (May 2022)

Interview: Q&A with Justin Adams & Mauro Durante (May 2022)

Justin Adams, guitarist and producer, is notorious for his love of the North/West African blues grooves. In previous years he had already appeared in projects with Mauro Durante and his seven-piece band, Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino. Known for his violin and percussive abilities, Mauro performs music from Southern Italy, the pizzica...
Daily Discovery: Gugu Mamba – uNokhwezi noTjezi

Daily Discovery: Gugu Mamba – uNokhwezi noTjezi

Gugu Mamba is a South-African singer/songwriter and lead-singer of Coffee Bean Collective. She’s currently based in the North-Eastern city of Mombela in the Mpumalanga province, which sits on the border with Mozambique and Eswatini. The region and its folktales and traditional repertoire have deeply influenced Gugu Mamba’s music. Her sounds move indeed between...
Daily Discovery: Karner Blue – Beach Fog

Daily Discovery: Karner Blue – Beach Fog

Beach Fog is the new single by Karner Blue, a Chicago-based guitarist and producer. The track is extracted from Hello Karlov, his latest album released in January 2022, which brings together his passion for ambient music, psychedelic rock and funk. More info here: https://karnerblue.bandcamp.com/
Daily Discovery: Stuart Wilson – Head Up In the Clouds

Daily Discovery: Stuart Wilson – Head Up In the Clouds

“Head Up In The Clouds” is the new single by Cayman Islands reggae fusion singer/songwriter Stuart Wilson.   The tune is a perfect embodiment of Stuart’s musical ideal, a mix between Caribbean roots-reggae, jazz, blues and funk called ‘Reggae Renaissance’.   You can find and listen to more of his...