If your craving for fresh, new, quality country music that has that traditional flair in every song, whatever tradition you are into, you will find it in Angela Harris latest album " A Woman Like Me". The harmony lines in the title track are so pitch perfect Angels appear out of the sky. The deliver of the melody lines are so perfectly thought out and written with such exemplary craft that it just begs you to listen just one more time and get lost in the melodies and lyrics of each song on the album.
This album takes you back to the time when albums told a story and there was a theme of " something" that drew the listener into a deeper and deeper experience. A Woman Like Me brings you deeper and deeper into the truly Angela Harris experience leaving you with just that inner knowing that this will turn into a classic list that you will always draw from down the road for years to come. This album goes into "Forever Playlist" on HGB Canada and Carla's Coffee House.
Angela Harris is Canada's best kept secret in the Country Music Scene. Shall we share her?
David Gogo- 17 Vultures
Cordova Bay Records
9 Songs 4 Covers 5 Original
With 15 albums under his belt, David Gogo delivers a smorgasbord of blues flavours on his newest album "17 Vultures". Most impressively he dishes up several styles of blues from Chicago to Delta throughout the album. With a little help from his friends, drummer Pat Steward (Odds, Bryan Adams) and Ben Dwyer on upright and electric bass; guest Marisha Devoin on upright bass, Tina Jones on vocals and banjo, and Simon Kendall on keyboards, David takes us through a heavenly blues journey of memories and freshness. The recreations of the covers found on the album is a resurrection of classic sounds and feels that become new again to the ear. If you like the modern blues sounds of Colin James or the gripping sounds of those blues slides rooted in the south, you will want to pick up this album for your collection.
David resides in British Colombia and is presently touring in support of his new album. He has six JUNO Award nominations, has been named Guitarist Of The Year three times at the Maple Blues Awards, was named Musician Of The Year at the West Coast Music Awards, won Blues Recording Of The Year at the Western Canadian Music Awards. Blues fans make sure you keep an eye on this one.