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Album review: George Thorogood & the Destroyers, Born to Be Bad (1988)

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT, FEB. 26, 1988

By Steve Newton

When it comes to party-time, rockin’ blues, few people deliver with the same kind of no-frills, honest urgency as George Thorogood. 211 more words

Album Reviews

Dave Hole

SATURDAY 26 MAY  2018 – THE CHARLES HOTEL 

Dave Hole is an Australian Blues Rock slide guitarist who burst onto the international scene in 1991 with his first album, “ 118 more words

Touring Acts

Make My Dreams Come True

March 1960, Fire 1011, Elmore James and his Broomdusters, “Make My Dreams Come True” b/w “Bobby’s Rock.”

Album review: Lonnie Mack, Strike Like Lightning (1985)

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT, MAY 24, 1985

By Steve Newton

Strike Like Lightning–the newest release from blues innovator Lonnie Mack–packs a sizzling guitar-drenched punch. 176 more words

Album Reviews

A Bee Gees Concert Film, Plus Nina Simone, Sunny War, and an Elmore James Tribute

If you’re not at least a bit older than the concert featured on One for All Tour: Live in Australia 1989, you might not realize just how big a group the Bee Gees were. 1,236 more words

Album Reviews

The Sky Is Crying

Fire 1016 was issued in April 1960.  This was “The Sky Is Crying” b/w “Held My Baby Last Night” by Elmore James, show on the label as Elmo James.