Recorded in North Mississippi in the style of a back porch gathering, The Picnic Sessions has Ian Siegal joining forces with Jimbo Mathus, The Dickinson brothers, and Alvin Youngblood Hart. It’s a relaxed affair, the perfect expression of what happens when five...
Incendiary blues-rocker Simon McBride has signalled work on a new album with the release of a digital-only download track entitled “It’s Not Over”. The Belfast-born guitarist grabbed attention with his “Crossing The Line” album, prompting the USA magazine ‘Performer’...
Recorded by the BBC at the Royal Albert Hall, London Bluesfest 2013 Man & Guitar finds Siegal at his bare-bones best, tearing up an unplugged solo set at Bluesfest 2013 in London. This is the performer at his most punchy, pugnacious and smash-and-grab exciting. There...
Classic Rock magazine posted a new video of Simon McBride on their web site with the question "is he the British Bonamassa?". To see the post and have your say, click here.
The 2013 European Blues Award for Vocalist goes to Ian Siegal. Earlier in the year he won Male Vocalist, Best Album and Best Song in the British Blues Awards and also picked up nominations in the USA for Best Contemporary Album from The Blues Awards and the Blues...
Simon McBride plays eight shows starting in Newcastle Dec 4 and finishing in Glasgow Dec 11. Locations include Gloucester 5/12, Winchester 6/12, London 7/12, Deal 8/12, Oxford 9/12 and Bilston 10/12.
Ian Siegal & The Mississippi Mudbloods will make five UK appearances in November 2013. 06/11 Bishop’s Stortford, Rhodes Theatre 07/11 Gloucester, Guildhall 08/11 Derby, Flowerpot 09/11 Carlisle Blues & Rock festival 10/11 Carlisle Blues & Rock festival...
Ian Siegal & The Mississippi Mudbloods are back on the road in Europe starting 2nd May, for just six shows with the same powerful line-up that toured in November.
Crossing The Line – Simon McBride’s critically acclaimed 2012 CD – is included in the Best of 2012 picks by Classic Rock and it’s sister magazine ‘Blues’.
Ian Siegal is the only artist outside north America to be nominated in the 2013 Blues Music Awards.
Classic Rock ‘The Blues’ talked to Ian Siegal & The Mississippi Mudbloods at their July ’12 London show.
Nugene artists received several honours in the 2012 British Blues Awards
“Creates a unique take on post-70s Brit rock and slamming Moore-tinged blues”
Simon will play songs from the new album Crossing The Line at EXPERIENCE PRS in Annapolis MD, USA on Saturday, Sept 15th.
Simon is just back from a trip to Las Vegas where he spent a couple of days in the studio with fantastic drummer Cindy Blackman (a.k.a. Mrs Carlos Santana).
Simon, Hammy and Carl will be on the road in the UK between Nov 8 and 17 to promote the new album. Simon will also play at EXPERIENCE PRS in Annapolis MD, USA on Sep 15th. Meantime you can get a taste of the new songs with a short video.
Simon will be opening solo for three shows by Ian Siegal & The Mississippi Mudbloods, at the London and Manchester Bluesfests, and in Newcastle.