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Carl Bookstein: Most Recent Articles

Sunshine Music and Blues Festival: Mizner Park Amphitheatre, Boca Raton, Florida 18/1/2015
Carl Bookstein is impressed by the one-day Sunshine Music and Blues Festival in Boca Raton in Florida which this year saw sets among others from the Doors' Robbie Krieger, Chris Robinson Brotherhood, The Both and Los Lobos
Mark Olson: Interview
Carl Bookstein speaks to Mark Olson, the front-man with the Jayhawks about his new solo album, 'Good-bye Lizelle'
Iron Butterfly: In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida
Carl Bookstein examines psyschedelic Californian group Iron Butterfly's recently reissued 1968 second album, 'In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida'
Galileo 7: Interview
Carl Bookstein speaks to former Prisoners and Solarflares bassist Allan Crockford about his psychedelic-influenced band Galileo 7 and their just released third album, 'False Memory Lane'
Gary Clark, Jr.: Saint Andrews Hall, Detroit, 9/7/2014
Carl Bookstein enjoys a night of blues rock showmanship from Austin, Texas-based guitarist Gary Clark Jr. at a sold out show at Saint Andrews Hall in Detroit

Most Recent Reviews

Albert King: Live in the 70s - CD
Evocative blues rock from legendary guitarist Albert King, which was recorded live across the 1970s
Freddie King: Live and Loud 1968 - CD
Enthralling live album, recorded in San Francisco in 1968, from Texan-born blues guitarist, Freddie King
Inspiral Carpets: Inspiral Carpets - CD
Exuberant comeback album from the Inspiral Carpets, which finds the group reunited with their original vocalist Stephen Holt
Robben Ford: Live at Rockpalast - CD X2
Accomplished blues/jazz rock on double CD/DVD from much acclaimed guitarist Robben Ford, which was recorded for the German TV series ‘Live at Rockpalast’ at two gigs in in 1998 and 2007
David Kilgour and the Heavy 8's: End Times Undone - CD
Melodic and enjoyable second album from New Zealand-based alternative rocker and ex-Clean frontman David Kilgour with his new band, the Heavy 8's

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