Blues Man’s Ball Volume Two is the second release in
LocoBop’s series showcasing southern blues at its
best. While Rufus Thomas, Tommy Tate,
and Eddie Floyd made their mark as soul
singers, they reveal here their genuine blues
credentials. Ivory Joe Hunter sold millions
of records as a crossover crooner, but his early
blues roots are on full display here.
is a rising, dynamic young bluesman in the tradition
of Little Milton, Howlin’ Wolf, and Muddy Waters.
Di Anne Price’s
stride piano is so old-fashioned it's refreshingly
new. Close your eyes, and it’s like stumbling into a
rendering of “Memphis At Midnight” shows why she’s a
solid favorite of Memphis blues aficionados.
The Uptown Allstars
a.k.a. Di Anne Price’s Boyfriends (Jim Spake, Tim
Goodwin, Tom Lonardo) are featured on Di Anne’s
seven album releases via LocoBop.
Go to tracks: PIG MEAT by
DI ANNE PRICE, SHE'S GONE by EDDIE
COTTON, and I’LL BE A GOOD BOY