(MEMPHIS, TN) – Memphis Based Endless Blues Records recently released Keep Moving On, a soul blues album by Mississippi Electric Bluesman Dexter Allen and Between Midnight and Louise, an acoustic blues album featuring some great guitar work by Mississippian Chris Gill. These two albums have already received significant radio play and very positive critical reviews. These two albums have consistently hit the top of the charts for blues artists from Mississippi – where it all began!
These albums will soon be followed by Mick Kolassa’s latest, Wasted Youth, an album featuring his “Free Range Blues” stylings, produced by Mick and Jeff Jensen who were joined by Bill Ruffino on bass, Rick Steff on keys, Doug McMinn and James Cunningham on Drums, Eric Hughes on harp, Marc Franklin on trumpet, Kirk Smothers on Sax, and Tullie Brae on background vocals. Guest appearances included by Brad Webb, David Julia and Albert Castiglia on guitar, and Victor Wainwright on piano.
As with all of Mick’s albums, the profits from this release will all be donated to the Blues Foundation’s HART Fund and Generation Blues programs – read about them at the Blues Foundation website.