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Alice Stuart:
Can't find no heaven


Allen Shadow:
King Kong Serenade


Andy Collins :
Lake St Serenade


Andy Gorwell:
Uprooted


Archie Edwards:
The Toronto Sessions Volume 1


Backsliders:
Preaching Blues


Bakelite Radio:
Volume 3


Bayou Brothers:
Swamp Stomping Blues


Bondi Cigars:
12 Lies


Carey and Lurrie Bell:
Second Nature


Cath Butler's Joynt Verture
Dangerous Desires


Charlie Musselwhite:
Sanctuary


Chris O'Connor:
Things are Looking Up


Colin John Band:
Acousticland Lady


Colin Linden:
Sad & Beautiful World


Colin Linden:
Easin' back to Tennessee


Corrina Steel:
Wayward


Cow:
Cow


Cow:
The Long Ride Home


Detonators:
Bombshell


Don Morrison & Elmores:
Resonator Country


Don Morrison:
Random Notes


Cyndi Boste:
Scrambled Eggs


Dougie Clements:
Standing on the corner


Eight Ball Aitken
"Behind the 8 Ball


Ernie Payne:
Coercion Street


Gordon Tentrees Band:
29 Loads of freight


Harper:
Way Down Deep Inside


Harry Manx with Kevin Breit:
Jubilee


Harry Manx:
Wise and Otherwise


Henry Correy and the Correydors
Prisoner of Desires


Jen Cloher
In Blood Memory


Jen Cloher & Endless Sea:
Dead Wood Falls


Jen Cloher:
Permanent Marker


Jen Kraatz:
Ashes


Jessie Mae Hemphill & friends:
Dare you to do it again


Joe Camilleri and Nicky Bomba:
" Limestone"
Johnnie Johnson:
“ Johnnie Be Eighty and Still Bad!”


John Lee Hooker Jr Blues Band:
Blues with a Vengeance


Jolie Holland:
Escondida


Late Bloomers:
Sneakin' in the Back Door


Lyn August:
Creole People


Mark Lemhouse:
Big Lonesome Radio


MaryGauthier:
The Foundling


Mavis Staples:
Have a little Faith


Mia Dyson:
Parking Lots


Molten Mike:
Chameleon


Molten Mike:
Blues Meltdown, Genuine Bluesman, The Movie.
  Nawlins Never Speaks
Modern Sounds of Loiusiana


Nick Charles:
Travelling Fingerpicker


Olga:
Kiss your blues away


Otis Taylor:
White African


Paul Kelly and The Stormwaterboys " Foggy Highway"

Pieta Brown
Shimmer   2009  


Pieta Brown
Remember the Sun 2007


Penelope Swales:
Monkey Comfort
  Pete "Big Dog"Fetters:
South From Detroit City


Peter Gelling:
Fortune


Radiotones:
Bound to ride


Ray Vanderby Hammond Trio:
Mockingbird Blues


Renee Geyer:
Tonight


Robert Cray Band:
Time will tell


Robert Cray:
20


Rod Piazza:
For the chosen who


Rosco Gordon :
No Dark in America


Sam McClain:
One More Bridge To Cross


Steve James:
Fast Texas


Steve Tallis and the Holy Ghosts:
" Loko"


Stew Moss:
The Plum


Sweet Baby James and Rob Eyers
"Rhythm and Blues"


Sweet Baby James and Rob Eyers
"Double Voodoo Blues"


Taxi Chain :
Smarten Up


Terrance Simien:
The Tribute Sessions


The Bayou Brothers:
Swamp Stomping Blues


Toni Lynn Washington:
Been So Long.


The Velvedenes
Carpet Bombs


Wailin'Walker:
Crazy at Night


William Lee Ellis:
Conqueroo


Willie Lomax Blues Review:
Best Blues Money Can Buy


Yearlings:
"Wind already blown

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Welcome to the archive of CD reviews.
The promoting of CDs is now primarily via our Podcasts.
The Pilgrim
http://owencampbell.com.au/album/the-pilgrim/
Here is a travelling troubadour whose raspy voice and slide guitar generate an engaging, earthy and energetic brand of roots rock. Take the pilgrimage with me to where contemporary blues shines brightly! Yes it's Owen Cambell on his album The Pilgrim.
Podcast
Featured in Podcas 186: http://www.sablues.org/audio_stream186.htm
Caught this guy's show at Norwood Live in June 2013. Mezmerising! Make sure you catch him next time he comes to town.
Jen Cloher CD
What performance enhancing stuff is she on? If you feel like tapping into some edgy raw rock energy then this 7 track delight is the way to go. . Read more.
Youri Blow
Corridor? Walk down this passage way and you will sense  the playing of Charlie Patton, John Hurt and Gary Davis. Along the way you will also be initiated into the milieu of Youri Blow. It is European, French, Mongolian, primal  and cosmic!. Read more.
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Don Morrison. 'Random Notes'.
All Hail the Larrikin Troubadour Laureate of Adelaide! As if Don Morrison hadn’t already nailed the job with his past efforts both live & recorded.  Now he tops it all with Random Notes ...read more of Lone Tony Joe's review of this album ( which SARB claims is a landmark recording ...a cornerstone at the foundation of SA roots music!)
The Foundling
Sweet Baby James and Rob Eyers. 'Double Voodoo Blues'.
( Black Market Music ).
 Double Voodoo Blues! The double? It's Sweet Baby James and Rob Eyers! Voodoo? I've heard these two playing together for some years now and I do believe they have indulged in some underground religious practice that has enabled them to be musically joined at the hip! Blues? It's raw, intimate and mesmerising!
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Pieta Brown – Shimmer   2009
Hauntingly minimal ...almost a warm sleepy fireside mood to it.
The Foundling
"The Foundling". Mary Gauthier.
 Gauthier, the troubled troubadour states  "too many songs about happiness leave me sad, lonely and depressed". Well a measures dose of songs about being sad, lonely and depressed can be strangely uplifting!
Cow
Cow: The Long Ride Home
 There is an ache in the songs that can only come after experiencing life’s tricky turns and detours...
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CAL WILLIAMS JR. "Morning Star".
Cal has drawn upon some rich folk and roots music sources to construct an eclectic mix of breezy songs and evocative instrumentals all employing his excellent acoustic and slide guitar playing.

'Better Times Will Come' is a new album from Diana Jones, one of the most acclaimed voices on the Roots scene. It features Diana's concise, economical words along with her hymn-like melodies, so simple and so sturdy, and the keening sound of her drawling alto.

"My Sister's Shoes" Kate Meehan, Skip Landy and Peter Gelling.
Read review by Stuart Knowles and view video clip of title song from the album.

Jimmy Nalls
"No Stranger to the blues".

Accompany NY acoustic instrumentalist Kaki King on this whispery, dreamy and ethereal journey on her album "Dreaming of revenge".


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