Posts Tagged ‘Blues’

Review by Greg Maki
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I became aware of The Wild!, a smokin’ rock band from Canada, last fall when the quartet opened for Airbourne on the Australian rockers’ U.S. tour. As it turns out, that’s a near-perfect way to orient yourself for what to expect on Wild at Heart, The Wild!’s full-length debut release. (The band released an EP, GxDxWxB, in 2015.) But while Airbourne comes across as Brian Johnson-era AC/DC on steroids, The Wild! reaches back further, blasting out anthem after anthem soaked in a bluesy, Bon Scott-like swagger, couched in a punk rock attitude and all pure rock ‘n’ roll. (more…)

The Apocalypse Blues Revue

The Apocalypse Blues Revue

The Apocalypse Blues Revue has announced the first dates on a planned extensive itinerary that will bring the band across the U.S. and Europe to support the band’s self-titled debut, released Friday, Aug. 26, by Provogue/Mascot Label Group. Alongside headline appearances, the quartet will perform at Rock Allegiance in Chester, Pennsylvania, on Sept. 17 and at Rock Carnival on Oct. 2 at First Energy Park in Lakewood, New Jersey. A gratis download of “Whiskey in My Coffee” is available for all fans here: http://www.unlock.fm/7wy. (more…)

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