Tag Archives | indie blues

Roam Like Ghosts

Roam Like Ghosts – Yesterday And The Day Before – Review

A musical partnership with a multi-decade history, Roam Like Ghosts is an innovative blend of roots-y sounds, put through a post-grunge alternative lens. Comprised of vocalist Mathew Daugherty and guitarist Bucky Fairfax, the acoustic duo has a released a debut album entitled Yesterday and the Day Before. Anchored by graceful guitar playing and augmented by […]

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Cold Jackets

Cold Jackets – Featured Artist

Cold Jackets is a rockin’ duo of some fine dudes that are based in Austin, TX. The guys are seasoned musicians who play all around the area constantly and Cold Jackets is actually a side project. Well, side project or not, they are well suited for the featured artist slot. And if more people hear […]

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LionFish Band

The Lionfish – You Won’t Keep Me Down – Review

The Lionfish comes barreling out of the Northeast US with passion and grit. A synthesis of Rock n Roll and Americana, the Connecticut-based blues rockers have been hard at work on the follow-up to their 2016 debut. Entitled You Won’t Keep Me Down, the album showcases a band developing its sound and coalescing into a […]

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Mike Freund

Mike Freund – And Now You Know – Review

Charleston, SC-based blues-rocker Mike Freund has released his second full-length record, And Now You Know, and boy is it a scorcher! The experienced guitarist is alive on every track, displaying his catchy guitar licks, fun vibes, and self-reflective lyrics at every turn. Freund, pronounced “Friend”, is no stranger to adversity, having already overcome multiple obstacles […]

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Cold Jackets

Cold Jackets – Album Review

Based in Austin, TX, Cold Jackets was formed by Adam Johnson and Mark Henne to “showcase some of their favorite influences and provide a platform for a new musical direction. Old and new, drum machines and blues.”  In the indie world the scene can get saturated with bands that may only make one album or […]

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Patrick Ames - Affettuosos

Patrick Ames – Affettuosos – Review

Affettuosos: tender or affecting – used as a direction in music. Welcome to the new EP by Patrick Ames. If you’ve been around the Indie Music Plus block the past few years then you’ve enjoyed watching the progression of this relatively new musician. He has finally started his career after retiring! If you want to check out […]

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BluzMusic

Bluz – Review

When I saw the submission for a “blues” band I was expecting to hear a raunchy 10-track album full of guitar solos, shuffle rhythms and lots of bitching. Luckily, that’s NOT what I found. Instead, I found a duo of American guys that found each other in Prague years ago and are now making modern blues […]

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