An exclusive interview detailing the making of 'Live in Lafayette' with the 'king of Slydeco'.
A pleasure to review, ‘Live in Lafayette’ is an opportunity to spend nearly two hours in the company of a virtuoso musician whose talent is matched only by his humility – close your eyes, turn it up loud and lose yourself for a while in one of the blues albums of the year. 10
The blues legend is set to release a double live album - check out a clip here.
Best played late at night when the demons threaten, ‘Eyes wide open’ has much to commend it, and its memorable melodies stay with the listener long after the disc itself has ceased its revolutions.
If you consider yourself a blues fan... well, if you consider yourself a fan of music in general, really, then this is a nothing less than essential release.
An exclusive interview with blues legend Sonny Landreth.
Regardless it is essential listening – a perfect tribute to a varied genre delivered by a true artist – and an utter delight to listen to.
It is one of those albums that lifts the spirits with its warm hearted approach and generous spirit and it is surely an essential addition to the collection of any blues fan.