Artist News!

Artist News!

29.11.2019

"Blues the vote!" There are many Mad Professor artists on the list. More than 60,000 votes from GuitarWorld.com readers have spoken!

www.guitarworld.com/artists/the-30-best-blues-guitarists-in-the-world-today

Image by Eleanor Jane





1.11.2019



Jack J Hutchinson is pleased to announce the first dates on his 2020 UK Tour. The 16 date run includes shows in Edinburgh, Oxford, Newcastle, Gravesend and Bedford, plus Planet Rock’s Rock The Boat cruise from Hull to Amsterdam.

Further info & ticket details to follow. See you on the road!

1 February - Echo Hotel Music Club, Hook

20 February - The Bullingdon, Oxford

6 March - Leo’s Red Lion, Gravesend

7 March - Esquires, Bedford

10 March - Tuesday Night Music Club, Coulsdon

13 March - The Patriot, Crumlin

14 March - The Iron Road, Pershore

15 March - Big House Blues Bar, Darwen

18 March - Bannermans Bar, Edinburgh

19 March - Trillians, Newcastle

21 March - The Meeting Room, Elland

27-29 March - Planet Rock, Rock The Boat

4 April - Barry’s Blues Barn, Witham

17 April - The Penny Theatre, Canterbury





25.10.2019

Zakk Wylde, Kenny Wayne Shepherd and our artist Tatiana Para with her sister Nina Para are playing at the Samsung best of blues 2019 festival!! Do not miss this if you are nearby! 26th Porto Alegre and 17th Sao Paolo

www.bestofblues.com.br





6.10.2019

Jack J Hutchinson Band have kicked off their 'Who Feeds The Wolf?' tour with a 6 date run in Brazil, culminating in playing to 8000 people whilst headlining the Sao Tiago festival. The band, which also features Felipe Amorim on drums and Lazarus Michaelides on bass, will now head to Spain for a 12 date run. The gigs mark the beginning of an international tour in support of the new album 'Who Feeds The Wolf?', out 18 October. Hutchinson comments: "The response in Brazil to the new songs has been incredible. They were written to be played live. After months of recording, mixing and mastering we are buzzing to get out there and blast them out."

WHO FEEDS THE WOLF? TOUR 2019 SPAIN

01/10 - BILBAO

02/10 - VITORIA

03/10 - LEÓN

04/10 - ZARAGOZA

05/10 - TORREDEMBARRA

06/10 - LLEIDA

08/10 - SEVILLA

09/10 - EL PUERTO SANTA MARIA

10/10 - PLASENCIA

11/10 - BÉJAR

12/10 - VERIN AND LUGO

13/10 - ALDEAMAYOR

14/10 - SANTANDER

UK

22/10 - THE BLACK HEART, Camden (ALBUM LAUNCH)

28/11 - WATER RATS, London (SOLO ACOUSTIC)

6-7/12 - PLANET ROCKSTOCK (SOLD OUT)





11.9.2019

Ben Granfelt is going to tour in Germany starting September 13th at Kinoverein, Bordesholm. Join Ben and his band for a great evening of good music, friends and cold beer! Do not miss this and check all of dates from the link below!

www.facebook.com/pg/bengranfeltband/events/





13.8.2019

New TrueFire course by Matt Schofield: Blues Speak, Playing the Changes. On sale for an extra 20% off for a limited time only! Be sure to check it out!

truefire.com/matt-schofield-guitar-lessons/blues-speak-playing-the-changes





31.5.2019

Matt Schofield masterclass at Peach Guitars! On the 5th June, Matt will be stopping by the Peach Saloon to deliver a Masterclass on Blues Playing plus you have a chance to win Deep Blue Delay and Royal Blue Overdrive. If you are nearby you do not want to miss this!

www.peachguitars.com/matt-schofield-masterclass





3.4.2019

Jennifer Batten and Erja Lyytinen: Monstress of guitar tour 2019!! 3.4. Turku Logomo, 4.4. Tampere Pakkahuone, 5.4. Helsinki Kulttuuritalo.

facebook.com/erjalyytinen





26.1.2019

Jeff McErlain, world class Brooklyn guitarist extraordinare has a new album out, it also features the legendary Robben Ford as a producer and playing some tracks too, check it out !!

jeffmcerlain.bandcamp.com





10.12.2018

Rig tour: MONO’s Takaakira ‘Taka’ Goto. The Japanese post-rock wizard reveals his trusted guitars, amps and pedals.

Rig tour Takaakira Goto





4.12.2018

One of the oldest Finnish festivals (since 1978), Puistoblues, announced the artists for the summer 2019. Welcome to Finland amazing Mad Professor artists and friends: Larkin Poe, Joey Landreth and Laurence Jones!

www.puistoblues.fi





13.11.2018

RHR is the new powerhouse band featuring the triple guitar-frontman line-up of Troy Redfern, Jack J Hutchinson and Mike Ross. Mixing the best of southern rock, Americana and blues, the group are also heavily rooted in the jam band scene.

The band will release their debut album ‘Mahogany Drift‘ on 1 November.

New album with RHR -"Mahogany Drift"





1.10.2018

The Music of Cream 50th Anniversary Tour on going now! Kofi BAKER (son of Ginger) and Malcolm BRUCE (son of Jack) unite with Will Johns (Eric's Nephew and son of Zeppelin/ Stones/ Hendrix engineer Andy) to unleash the lightning that electrified a generation in an extensive World Tour.

Find out more info and the tour dates from the links below:

www.musicofcream.com

Music of Cream Facebook





24.9.2018

The Holy just released a new album: Daughter. More info on this rather new but already praised band and also about the upcoming gigs below. Do not miss to check out The Holy!

The Holy Facebook site





21.9.2018

Anssi Kela releasing a new album today: Ääriviivoja. Check out his website for more info about Anssi and also about the upcoming tour!

www.anssikela.com





21.9.2018

Agents releasing new music! Esa Pulliainen found old demo tapes from Rauli Badding Somerjoki and these songs are now being recorded with Ville Valo (formerly a singer and a band leader in HIM). Check out Esa´s interview (in Finnish).

Yle Areena Esa Pulliainen

More info about Agents here:

www.agents.fi





20.9.2018

Our artist and amazing talent, Petteri Sariola, announced a tour: Trilogy. Check out the link to catch Petteri playing live!

web.facebook.com/events/502239776845294/





20.9.2018

Matt Schofield is doing a Truefire lesson. Be sure to check that out!

truefire.com/live/matt-schofield