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Mike Welch

“Monster” Mike Welch reflects on his musical connections and his work with Sugar Ray & the Bluetones by Art Simas Many of us recall seeing Mike Welch literally grow up on stage in the early 1990s. He seemed mature beyond his years, digging into gut-wrenching blues with such poise, character and conviction. A great deal…

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We say goodbye to David Maxwell

There are all types of personalities in Blues. David Maxwell was a top shelf gentleman and extraordinarily talented piano player. His great deep voice brought his songs to the Blues community with creativity and humor. Peter Ward puts on a show at the Regent Theater in Somerville, MA in memory of the late, great, Queen…

Guermillo Randall and me

Costarican adventure/disaster

These are the brave men who came out in those rough seas to pick us up out of the water. Guermillo Santamaria and Randall Cordova     HELLO FELLOW BLUES LOVERS I usually don’t write about my life in this newsletter but I will make an exception this time. I know a lot of people…

Chris Fitz at Nelson's Candies, Wilton, NH

Chris Fitz Interview by Art Simas

Guitarist Chris Fitz is changing with the times From guitar slinger to singer/songwriter, Fitz has had to adapt his style and approach but he has always been rooted in the Blues.   by Art Simas After a 27-year experiment of learning the guitar on his own in his mid-teens; doing the obligatory garage jam band…

Blues Audience Feb/March issue

Current Issue February/March 2015

The current issue has an interview with Chris Fitz.  Also an exciting story about a cruise gone wrong from our publisher. Blues news by Sistah Karen Nugent and MOST IMPORTANTLY the Feb/March schedules of New England’s finest Blues bands and clubs! You can also get the PRINT click on the SUBSCRIBE button above and proceed…

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