Congratulations to Samantha Fish!

WILD HEART CD DEBUTS ON THE BILLBOARD BLUES CHART AT #1


Ruf Records artist guitarist/singer-songwriter Samantha Fish lands on top of the Billboard Blues Chart for her first week of sales with WILD HEART. Released on July 10, this album has been turning heads, both fans and critics. The album was produced by Luther Dickinson and recorded at the following studios; Brady Blade’s Louisiana studio, Dickinson’s Zebra Ranch in Mississippi and both Royal and Ardent Recording Studios in Memphis, TN.

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 In October Samantha Fish will be back in Europe to go on tour with British Blues Awards winner Laurence Jones. Click here for all tour dates...

Royal Southern Brotherhood Announce New Lineup

Royal Southern Brotherhood will enlist the help of guitarists Bart Walker and Tyrone Vaughan for their third studio release, recorded at FAME Studios located along the Tennessee River in Muscle Shoals. Vaughan hails from extensive rock lineage as the son of blues guitarist Jimmie Vaughan and nephew of Stevie Ray Vaughan. Walker, a Nashville native, is a classically trained guitarist who has collaborated with the likes of Mike Farris and Reese Wynan before focusing on a solo career. The two new guitarists will replace Mike Zito and Devon Allman, who decided to concentrate on their solo careers. Zito left the band in October of 2014 and Devon’s last performance with the RSB will be at the Wanee Festival in Live Oak, FL in mid-April. Currently, the group is still supporting their latest release heartsoulblood with dates throughout the winter and early spring months. The current lineup features Cyril Neville along with Allman, Bart Walker, Yonrico Scott and Charlie Wooton.

Watch some footage from the band in the studio with their new lineup below.

 

Blues Caravan 2015 - Girls With Guitars

BC2015-Poster-smallThey're back – like you've never seen them before!
Ruf Records first presented the "Girls With Guitars" in 2011. The three electrifying musicians on that year's edition of the Blues Caravan tour caused such euphoria among international blues audiences that they were back by popular demand the following year. Now, starting in January 2015, the 11th annual Blues Caravan takes to the road with three new, young and dynamic "Girls With Guitars" who are ready to conquer the blues world.

April    23 UK    Chislehurst  Beaverwood Club
April    24 UK    Evesham     The Iron Road
April    25 UK    Sutton        Boom Boom Club
April    26 UK    Ilminster     Square & Compass
April    27 UK    Oxford        Bullingdon Arms
April    28 UK    Bristol        The Tunnels
April    29 UK    Wolverhampton    Robin 2

May    26 I        Lugugnano di Sona    Il Giardino
May    30 NL    Grolloo          Bluesfestival

 Click here for all tour dates.

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