Tag Archives | indie blues bands

Odds Lane

Odds Lane – Lost & Found – Review

Whenever I write about Odds Lane, I preface by saying I used to be in the band back in the glory days. However, the duo Doug Byrkit and Brian Zeile have been playing together long before and now long after I ever had anything to do with them. They’ve been playing together for 30+ years […]

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Blues Martin

Blues Martin – Funky Blues

Blues fans? Anyone? Bueller? Joking aside, introducing Blues Martin. We haven’t had many bonafide blues artists highlighted on Indie Music Plus. I’ve refused to play blues gigs for years because they can really get boring sometimes, but I’ve always enjoyed blues artists and respected the craft. Blues Martin is one of those exceptions and does […]

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Cayla Brooke

Cayla Brooke – Featured Artist

Cayla Brooke is a singer/songwriter from Vancouver, Canada. We’ve reviewed her music on the website before and she stood out to me so much that I decided to ask her to be a featured artist. She was kind enough to join us on our weekly show Indie Music Live (episode 172). Cayla Brooke – Featured […]

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The Forks

The Forks – Round The Bend

The Forks are Donovan Thorimbert and Hank Gimby. They’re a couple of dudes that are just “cruising down the Folky-Rock highway in a banj-o-mobile” as their Facebook page states. If you like the banjo and the genres of music that comes with it then stay tuned, you may like these guys! The Forks – Round […]

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Feathers, Wood n String

Feathers, Wood ‘N’ String – Review

The married duo, Feathers Wood ‘N’ String shoots straight from the hip. The married couple, Sarah and Lloyd, are self proclaimed as an “Alternative rock duo playing hard-hitting upbeat tracks fused with meaningful melodic lyrics.” Hailing from Australia, they currently reside in the UK. Feathers Wood ‘N’ String Upon listening to their track “Rose for […]

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Patrick Ames

Patrick Ames – Like Family – Review

Like Family, the EP from Americana Singer/Songwriter Patrick Ames, is a study in introspection. The San Francisco-based artist reflects on life, relationships, and purpose. Relying largely on MIDI guitar synth for texture, the EP traces periods of Ames’ life and finds him contemplative but generally content. In his own words: “The EP is dedicated to […]

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JT Butler JR

JT Butler – Review

Texas-born JT Butler is a lifelong devotee of music. Raised in Gospel, and steeped in Soul, Blues, and R&B, the 5th generation musician has been pursuing his passion his whole life. As a singer and guitarist, the Bakersfield, CA, performer fronts the Horizon Blues Band, amongst other performance engagements. His devotion to music is immediately […]

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Michael Wayne Stapleton

Michael Wayne Stapleton – Featured Artist

Michael Wayne Stapleton is a musician who is finally able to commit his time and efforts to his music. You see, he started out recording and writing music in the 1980’s and had some notable success as a face in advertising as well. After selling a successful business he moved to Las Vegas, NV, to […]

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