Saturday, January 24, 2009

New James Anthony Releases Acoustic CD: All Spruced Up

Burlington musician, James Anthony's new CD, All Spruced Up, is a collection of solo acoustic numbers.

It includes original songs, traditional tunes (Worried Life Blues, , Tell 'Em Now) and a cover of John Prine's All the Way With You.

In the liner notes, James says it was done in one take across two sessions.

"This is about as raw as it gets," he added, "Guess you can say its the real me sitting in your kitchen singing"

The CD will be sold at his shows and through his web site. Click here to contact him to order.

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Tuesday, January 13, 2009

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Friday, January 9, 2009

New Matt Paxton CD: Back Home in the Village

Local musician Matt Paxton's debut album, Back Home in the Village is now available (through Down By the Point Records) to buy as a CD or iTunes Download.

Matt has shared the stage with Blackie and Rodeo Kings, Tom Wilson, Elliott Brood and more.

Tim Gibbons
also plays on the record.

Click here for press release.

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Tuesday, January 6, 2009

Local Bands on Top 20 Blues Albums List

Local musicians David Rotundo and Rita Chiarelli were on The Blind Lemon Top 20 Canadian Blues Albums of 2008 List. Congratulations!

The Blind Lemon Blues radio show, runs on CHMR in Newfoundland. The list was a result of online polling.

A special celebrating the list aired on
Monday, January 5, 2009 at 7:30 pm Eastern Time.

Other nominees included Carlos Del Junco, Wild T, Jeff Healey, Harry Manx, Paul Reddick, and more.

Click here for complete list.

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