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The eleven piece band Mr. R&B and his $oulshakers was a smashing hit in the Dutch bluescircuit in the nineties from pas century. After recording a live cd the band was invited for all the bluesfestivals in Holland and they even opened for BB King in his European tour from 1992.
The Jelly Roll Men are on a mission! They want to the bring old-school blues to everybody out there. They band earned a solid reputation for beings a great live act and a real crowd-pleaser. Make no mistake. In spite of their stage antics, these guys take their music seriously. They don’t play old-school blues to be different, they play it because it’s in their soul. Their debut album “Jelly Roll Shuffle” -produced by award-winner producer and musician Little Victor -who also guests on the record- features the most authentic 1950’s blues sounds.
Dusty Dave & The Heart Attacks are new on the scene and smell like brisk haircream, water of cologne and guest room soap. But the makers of the band Lucky Steve, Dynamite White, Ray Black, Rockin’ Bende und Dusty Dave are already playing successfully in other bands, like the The Booze Bombs, Devils & Sons, The Hidden Charms or Fenders 55.
These six boys from the city of Brno (Czech republic) have been rockin’ together for more than a decade in a rock’n’roll revival band The Fireballs (CZ), learning the ins and outs of the genre from the masters like Bill Haley, Chuck Berry, The Treniers, Jimmy Cavello, Freddie Bell or The Big Six. After 10 years, they decided it was time to move into somewhat more demanding territory and formed a pure & authentic jiving combo called GONE HEPSVILLE.
The Broadkasters were formed over 10 years ago and specialise in playing vintage blues from the ’50’s…influence mainly by the Sun Records and Chess records releases of the time .
The Ballroom Rockets started out as a rockabilly band in 2001 founded by the brothers Christoph and Fabian. Since then their style developed to a brought range of American roots music: Rock’n’Roll with huge influence of Country and Blues.
This band has been one of the most in demand old-school rockin’ blues combo on the international blues scene for many long years. They played and they still play at the best clubs and festivals and and festivals in the Old Continent on regular bases. Egidio “Juke” Ingala & The Jacknives are famous for delivering highly energetic live performances and also the high quality of the music they perform. They are a top notch band that plays Chicago and West Coast Blues thrilling audiences with their explosive performances in many different Countries.
Little Walter Jacobs was arguably the most influential blues harmonica players of all time and he still is. Veteran harp player Mo Al Jaz brings Little Walter back to life with an honest and heartfelt tribute to Walter and his music. The album “The Blues of Little Walter” (originally released on Mo’s own CHEST Records) produced by multiple award-winner Little Victor really sounds and looks like a Little Walter album from the 1950’s. Lot of people tried to get the famous CHESS sound for decades, Only very few got this close.
28 years together, many tours around the globe, thousands of shows and a dozen of albums under their belts, these guys are the real deal. They play their music so well that that it’s hard to believe BB AND THE BLUES SHACKS are actually from Germany. Their mixture of blues and rhythm and blues with a touch of early soul, gave the band a solid base of faithful fans all over Europe, America and the rest of World.
Joakim Tinderholt & his band was formed in Oslo, January ’05 by members from the well renowned Muddy Waters Blues Clubs houseband, in addition to Tinderholt himself. Since then the band has done numerous, sucessfull gigs at clubs and festivals all over Norway. Some of the highlights include Notodden Blues Festival, Dark Season Blues Festival, Color Blues Festival and tours of Poland and Russia.
Rockin’ Rhythm & Swingin’ Blues, that’s a name suited to the music served up by the frontman, guitarist & singer Nico Duportal, who leads his “real deal” band, The Rhythm Dudes. Nico draws on the full spectrum of the deep black roots of Afro -American music and performs some of the finest early Blues and Rhythm ‘n Blues music being played in Europe today.
Benny & the flybyniters have been a stalwart of the Melbourne roots music scene since 1999. From humble beginings playing local bars and pubs, to tours and Festivals in the USA and Europe, the Flybyniters have made their mark. Backing the likes of Lazy Lester, Big Jay McNeely, Ska/Bluebeat great Owen Gray, to name few, Benny & the flybyniters have always been the go to band in Australia for your Rhythm & Blues fix.
Lily Moe was born and raised in Switzerland. She started to sing in the autumn of 2011 and her debut show was in January of 2012. She has a rousing stage presence with a powerful voice. With this combination, it didn’t take her long to find herself on stage all over Europe.
The Starjays, dynamic, melodic, original and catchy mid-century inspired rhythm and blues from the Northwestern USA. From the second they take the stage with sax, guitar, upright bass, piano and drums, Roy Kay and Angelatini deliver their powerful duets and harmonies on top of a jumpy rhythm that turns music venues into dancehalls.
Billie & the Kids – the band that play late 1950s and early 1960s rhythm & blues, and early soul music. Fronted by the lead girl singer Ana Klabucar, aka Billie, they have been playing for several years now, on stages all across the Europe.
Cat Lee King and His Cocks from Bonn, Germany are one of the most notable European new comer bands in the field of authentic 50s Rhythm’n’Blues and Rock’n’Roll. Charismatic bandleader Cat Lee King, who astonishes with self-taught Blues Piano Skills as well as an unmistakeable raspy voice, has gathered a bunch of dapper looking young lads, who manage to excite every crowd and put down an energy-packed live show that promises to blow off the roof of any juke joint, club, or theater hall.
SaraLee is the queen of rhythm ‘n’ blues and rockabilly lovers’ hearts! Her soulful voice and flirty attitude has brightened many stages from Finland to Germany and she is yearning for more. Until today, she has warmed up stages for legends such as Matchbox, The Polecats, Crazy Cavan and sang with Charlie Thompson.
Take a big bucket of unpolished Mississippi juke joint boogie and blend it with another bucket of laid back down home blues. Add a teacup of swamp pop, a tablespoon of hillbilly and a pound of profane, ecstatic gospel and you´ll have the Kokomo Kings. This is rock´n´roll before rock´n´roll was born. Nothing but primitive, groovy Saturday-night music made for dancing.
The Band was put together in spring 2001 and made their first public appeareance in august 2002 and went down very well.The boys have built up a huge following of fans, all over Europe. Constant touring, and their dynamic live stage show has won Cherry Casino a huge legion of devoted fans. Cherry´s belting delivery not only stands out vividly on record but also with his personal appearances, which accounts for his universal popularity… especially with the teen-age contingency.
Shakedown Tim & the Rhythm Revue deliver the blues as if they hand-carried it from the Mississippi Delta to Chicago personally. It’s a fierce and joyful combination of down home blues en uptown jump, swing & boogie; from a Pre-War ‘Dust Bowl Depression era’ blues party, straight outta these ‘Dirty Thirties’, to a fifties street corner dance at Maxwell Street Market in ‘the Windy City’…
The Hot Rhythm Ramblers are playing a unique blend of Hot Jazz & Swing music. A new sound with a 1930’s roots rockin’ rhythm and some good old Jazz and Western Swing with a 1950’s Rockabilly & Rhythm and Blues feel to it…a perfect set up for a night at the town!