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Half Deaf Clatch Begins A ‘Metamorphosis’ With His New Album

It’s hard not to admire how much work Half Deaf Clatch (aka Andrew McLatchie) puts into his music. He ended 2020 with the final part of his spaghetti western trilogy Doomsday Desperado! Since then, he has already released three lockdown EP’s (Every Path Starts Somewhere, Retro Electric: One and Retro Electric: Two). While all that […]

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Justin Ross Is Coming ‘Right Back Up’

Justin Ross has delivered many great songs which highlight his songwriting talents. Of them all, “Three Steps Behind”, “Faithful to the Bottle”, and “Echoes of the Angels” stand out the most. However, over the last few years, he has evolved his country-rock sound by adding some soul, blues and much more into his work.  As […]

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Sometimes Julie Wants To Know ‘Where Are You?’

A good band will never stop growing and developing their sound. Often times it takes new members coming into the fray to freshen things up and bring a band to the next level. Always keep the door open for the right bandmate to come in and be a spark that creates something great. Our recent […]

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JACK J HUTCHINSON IS BACK WITH HIS NEW SINGLE ‘WORLD ON FIRE’

For some musicians, 2020 has been a slow year for their work. However, this is not the case for Jack J Hutchinson. So far, he has released a lockdown album called Who Feeds The Lockdown? It features a selection of tracks from various projects and says “This is essentially the setlist that audiences would have […]

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MIKE ROSS IS SHOUTING OUT IT’S ‘NONE OF YOUR BUSINESS’

Mike Ross is gearing up for the release of latest album The Clovis Limit Pt.2. He has already offered a glimpse of what is to come with the track “The Loser”. Now he wants to give a little more with his new single “None of Your Business”.  He has already shown off his bluesy goodness […]

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IBG Interview – 8 Questions With… Kip Macklejar

Creating music is not an easy endeavor. It is only those artists that are willing to struggle through the failures that success can be found. Our recent find Kip Macklejar has put in the time and is now releasing his second single “I’m Sorry”. We caught up with the solo genre-bending blues rocker for a […]

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ElectroBluesSociety – Be Allright

Blues music never truly experienced the commercial and social boom Jazz music had in the twentieth century. Blues music was not far behind Jazz music in terms of prestige and relatability of the world’s melancholy during and after World War II. Although the genre is no longer a relatable force, with the exception of the […]

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IBG CONTRIBUTOR JAMES WILSON’S TOP 5 RELEASES OF 2018

It is that time again when we get ready to say goodbye to another year. It’s been another music-filled year for me. However, I feel I have not been as spoilt as in previous years, but it still delivered some epic tunage. Like many other sites, I have been busy compiling my top 5 independent […]