Brian Slack

ANDRIA SIMONE #1: CHICAGO BLUES FESTIVAL: MUSIC CITY BLUES KITCHEN   Ladies set the stage again this week. Andria Simone takes the #1 slot this week. A finely constructed release that shines a light on her earthy and sensual vocals. We have enjoyed this CD immensely and thank Brian Slack for turning us on to…

Read More Bakers Dozen of Blues: June 6, 2016

UPDATED RADIO SCHEDULE PIEDMONT REPORT DEBUTS 2 NEW PROGRAMS, WOMAN’S MONTH THREE PEAT STARTS FRIDAY, 3/11 A nice diversion this past weekend, we went up to Charleston to see The Experience Hendrix Tour. A great time was had by all. It featured Jimi’s music aurally painted by folks like Eric Johnson, Dweezil Zappa, Mato Nanji,…

Read More A Baker’s Dozen of Blues: March 7, 2016

Just a quick bit of background here I had just seen Dawn Tyler & Paul at the Pennsylvania Blues Festival set the tent stage alight with their soulful and heartfelt renditions of original songs and covers of traditional blues and rock tunes. What I didn’t realize was their story on how they got there and…

Read More The 411 in 15 Minutes: Dawn Tyler Watson & Paul Des Lauriers

This weekend we will be treated and thrilled to attend the Pennsylvania Blues Festival at The Blue Mountain Ski Resort in Palmerton, PA. 15 National Acts on 2 stages over 3 days, featuring new rising stars, established blues veterans, and some rarely seen artists East of the Mississippi. Below are a few snaps of artists…

Read More Photo Gallery/Preview: Pennsylvania Blues Festival