9 thoughts on “ W.C. Blues - Ladies W.C. - Ladies W.C. (CD, Album) ”
Band highlights include winning Canada's most prestigious National Music Award, the Juno, in , headlining and recording a live album at the world famous Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland in , being presented with the W.C. Handy Award in Memphis, Tennessee in and touring the Soviet Union and being released on Melodya Records in.
LADIES W.C. Ladies W.C. CD 'The Time Of Hope Is Gone' with its ethereal vocals. 'Heaven's Coming Up' and 'W.C. Blues' are more bluesy. The finale is interesting too, opening with sounds reminiscent of The United States Of America album. The track ends in a sorta freeform mayhem. All lyrics on this album are sung in English. Recommended.".
The songwriting talents of Lisa, Peter, Norm and Aloma Steele (a friend of the band) were brought to bear on a range of song styles. Hell's Gate Blues Band spent over a year writing, polishing, and performing the ten originals and one cover song on the Thin Line album. "Smoke and Ashes" is a powerful ode to past blues masters.
Historical Blues Album of the Year - Albert King, "Born Under a Bad Sign" Blues Song of the Year - "Let It Rain," W.C. Clark, Bobby Boyd and John Gray Gregson (from W.C. Clark's "From Austin With Soul") Blues Band of the Year - Magic Slim and The Teardrops. No awards show runs without a few faults.
Ladies W. C. Ladies W. C. (LP) / (CD) Tracks: People I Can't See Straight To Walk On Water Heaven's Coming Up And Everywhere I See The Shadow Of That Life Searching For a Meeting Place Put That In Your Pipe and Smoke It The Time Of Hope Is Gone W.C. Blues I'm Gonna Be * Music & Lyrics of all tracks by.
The classic female blues style always veered toward the jazzier side of the highway, which makes the performances by Margaret Johnson particularly special. She is backed by piano, guitar, and harmonica, representing a typical country blues backup for this era, which is .
This is the first great blues record of and if it isn't nominated for the W.C. Handy Award, the damned foundation should be disbanded on the basis of deafness. I hope this guy lives to be a and makes a record every year he's on this planet. Forget everything you just read: This record is amazing; just buy it. ~ Thom Jurek/5(3).