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DEEP BLUES FRIDAY:

DEEP BLUES FRIDAY:

Last Friday I announced the line-up of bands for this years Deep Blues Festival. Earlier this week I bought my plane tickets for Minneapolis. I tell you that so you don’t think I am just pimping the festival for some nefarious reason. I buy a ticket just like everyone else. That said, I really do […]

THE ROCK REPORT: THE BLACK DIAMOND HEAVIES @ DAVE'S AQUA LOUNGE

THE ROCK REPORT: THE BLACK DIAMOND HEAVIES @ DAVE'S AQUA LOUNGE

The folks who run the Creative Loafing music site want me to get these out pretty quickly after the show and the truth is, I wanted to do a show recap yesterday but I couldn’t formulate coherent thoughts or actions. When I slithered out of bed Wednesday morning I wasn’t sure if I was still […]

THE BLACK DIAMOND HEAVIES – A TOUCH OF SOMEONE ELSE'S CLASS

THE BLACK DIAMOND HEAVIES – A TOUCH OF SOMEONE ELSE'S CLASS

Ever since The White Stripes hit the scene, there has been no shortage of two man (or woman) bands out there releasing cds. Hell, there’s been no shortage of coverage for them on this here web site, either. And while there are more two man bands out there than you can shake a stick at, […]

Black Diamond Heavies beat the hell out of it…

Black Diamond Heavies beat the hell out of it…

Whew! I watched this video 5 times today. I love me some Black Diamond Heavies and regret the hell outta missing their show here in Tampa. never again. This video is BDH performing 2 tracks and it makes me wanna wiggle my waggle and go see some live music tonight! Luckily I have the Shooter […]

The Black Diamond Heavies – Every Damn Time

The Black Diamond Heavies – Every Damn Time

Last week we talked Jawbone. This week I would like to talk to you about a lo-fi blues outfit that goes by the name The Black Diamond Heavies. Recently I requested the Radio Moscow cd from Alive Records and they sent the BDH disc along with it. I really did not know much about the […]