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Living proof Buddy has still got it

Advantages: Vocals, guitar, consistency
Disadvantages: Not a lot wrong at all

**Introduction** I have been a fan of Buddy Guy for a few years now, and as I listened to more of his back catalogue I became more, and more of a fan. Now in his 70s he has been surprisingly prolific of late with several albums in the last ten years, and ...

jcneil 21.01.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Living Proof - Buddy Guy

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A must have seesaw

Advantages: Great reworkings, Joe Bonamassa and Beth Hart, Prodcution
Disadvantages: Only covers?

**Introduction** Joe Bonamassa and Beth Hart have both carved out critically acclaimed careers in the Music business, They also have a mutual respect for each others music and that as well as their mutual producer Kevin Shirley resulted in the fabulous ...

jcneil 19.10.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Seesaw (+DVD) - Beth Hart

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my favourite album of all time

Advantages: absolutely stunning
Disadvantages: the ONLY one for me is not having 'over the rainbow' - but well worth buying another album

This has been my favourite album ever since I heard it, for the past 6 years - the only thing I would wish for that the album doesnt have is 'Over the rainbow' which is what I first heard from Eva, and was looking for an album with great reviews to buy wh ...

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Review of Live At Blues Alley - Eva Cassidy

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Eva Cassidy live at blues alley

Advantages: a beautiful relaxing outstanding album
Disadvantages: sadly departed a damn shame

...An outstanding album from an amazing sounding lady, as live albums go this is one of my top choices, the songs are beautiful ,full of passion and soul, you cannot listen to this album without being touched by Eva's sublime voice.As female artists go Eva i ...

willsby 09.02.2008 · Read full review
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A modern tribute to the old "bluesmen"

Advantages: Pleasant voice, adept guitar, thought provoking songs
Disadvantages: Blues - not to all tastes

This album has an intriguing story behind it that is outlined in the sleeve notes. After a concert in the UK, a fan approached Eric Bibb as he was signing CDs. He offered to show Eric the guitar that had once belonged to the legendary 1930s bluesman Book ...

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Review of Booker's Guitar - Eric Bibb

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