THE GRAND EAST plays Movano Camerata

If you like the musical 60s revival The Grand East is at your service. The guys take their inspiration from giants like Captain Beefheart, Tom Waits, The Allman Brothers and very much from The Doors and manage to turn that … Continue reading

Nachtschade at Patronaat Haarlem

Amsterdam-based Nachtschade released their first EP in October 2013 and the next, Nachtschade II, in November 2014. And a full album with the full contents of Nachtschade II plus 4 more tracks. All recorded analogue and produced by Pablo van … Continue reading

Mississippi Mud Pie in Amstelveen

Amsterdam-based MISSISSIPPI MUD PIE was started by Don Johnson and Jan-Willem Kanis back in 1998. They released full album ‘Mud Tracks’ in 2011. I saw them support PAT TRAVERS in September 2012, and KING OF THE WORLD in May 2013. … Continue reading

The Dynamite Blues Band

Last week I saw The Dynamite Blues Band open the evening for T-99. The Dynamite Blues Band was founded in 2013 and released their first album ‘Shakedown & Boogie’ in 2014. In the meantime they have a new album out … Continue reading

C.W. Stoneking (June 2016)

C.W. Stoneking from Australia, who has this specific preference for Jungle Songs and Murder Ballads, started touring Europe in June 2016 and threw a party at Patronaat Haarlem on Thursday 16 June. I had the honour of being allowed to take pictures … Continue reading

Rival Sons (April 2015)

RIVAL SONS, from Long Beach, California alway manage to put up an impressive bluesrock show in an atmosphere that reminds of the great days of end 60s / early 70s. Rival Sons are Jay Buchanan (vocals), Scott Holiday (guitar), Dave … Continue reading