Herbie & Guitar Ray (NL)

Duo. New Old Stock Roots & Blues Harbert “Herbie” Grezel: vocals, harp. “Guitar Ray” Nijenhuis: guitars. Harbert ‘Herbie Grezel’ and  Raymond ‘Guitar Ray’ Nijenhuis together form, without any doubt, the Dutch Blues duo with the most varied repertoire. Armed with vintage instruments they entertain the audience and play Blues , Shuffle and Swing. From pre-war acoustic Blues, […]

Bands & Gigs, Blues, New Old Stock Blues

Black River Bluesman & Bad Mood Hudson (FI)

Duo. Blues, Psychoblues, Garage Blues Jukka Juhola: vocals, Lowbow guitars Antti Huttunen: vocals, drums Black River Bluesman & Bad Mood Hudson play their Blues in the deep woods and frozen swamps of the muddy Black River Delta way up North in cold Finland. Their unrefined, electric Blues have been compared to the rough sounds of […]

Bands & Gigs, Blues, Garage

Black Hammer Voodoo (NL)

Band. Blues, Psychedelic blues (Muddy Waters, Howlin’ Wolf, Jimi Hendrix) Michiel van Leeuwen: bass, zang Sam Shine: gitaar, zang Pall Gudmundsson: drums In the hot winter of 2015 singer/bass player Michiel van Leeuwen left Rusty Apollo to go on a new mission. With a pile of new songs in his pocket he found his old […]

Bands & Gigs, Blues, Psychedelic blues

The Mighty Yaya (NL)

Band. Stonerblues, garage rock/blues. Louis van Empel: guitar, vocals Aart van der Wulp: harp Harmen de Bresser: bass, vocals Gabriël Peeters: drums The Mighty Ya-Ya has landed again, bringing its second album: “Magnum Sonus”. And it’s a BIG, BIG, BIG sound indeed! Way heavier than its predecessor. Garagerock with a twist, stonerblues or completely-over-the-top, call […]

Bands & Gigs, Blues, Garage, Stonerblues

Smokin’ Durrys, (UK)

Trio. Blues/garage-rock Max Felts: drums Ash Caws: guitar, vocals Tom Caws: bass, vocals Smokin Durrys are a blues/garage rock trio from the UK. They’ve had a busy year touring the country and recording and have had recent interest from labels such as Island and Polydor. They’ve had various press in print and online and we were […]

Bands & Gigs, Blues, Garage

Juke Joint Pimps (DE)

Duo. Blues, Elmore James, Howlin’ Wolf, Reverend Charlie Jackson, North Mississippi Hill Country Blues. Mighty Mike: vocals, guitar, drums, harp, megaphone. T-Man: Guitar and vocals. A two-man band with drums, harmonica, guitar and a voice that can shatter glass – pretty much all you really need to play music sounding like Elmore James, Howlin´ Wolf, […]

Bands & Gigs, Blues, North Mississippi Hill Country Blues