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These six songs plumb the darker depths of rock'n'roll. A whistle-stop pilgrimage across musical state lines - from blues to country sung with a gospel singer’s intensity. Yet, beneath the groove and strut lies an unexpected, sobering introspection.
released 17 January 2011
Alex Haynes - vocals, acoustic, electric, baritone and bass guitars, lap steel, Fender Rhodes, percussion and drums
Richard Coulson - piano & Fender Rhodes
Graham Godfrey - bass guitar
Lorne Stockman - harp
Ed Hopwood - drums
All songs written and produced by Alex Haynes
Art by Ann-Louise Schweitzer
‘...This reviewer’s album of the month comes in the shape of inspirational and off-the-wall blues by Alex Haynes and pals… once in the machine it’s very difficult to turn off the hypnosis… there is plenty to distract and engage. Strikingly original, this is neologism blues for those wishing to extend the boundary...’ - Blues Matters review
‘…he would persuade Captain Beefheart to come back from heaven…’ - MassiveTalent
‘…Skewed Blues: Out of the smoke… comes Alex Haynes, he’s got the blues in his soul and no desire to make it easy for you. That cigarettes and whiskey atmosphere is… effectively invoked. Following a path with undeniable authority…’ - Bluesbunny
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