Pin It
Favourite

Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears 

Tell 'em What Your Name Is (Lost Highway)

Ten tracks of cranked and cranky soul, blues, R&B and rock come together in little more than 30 minutes. The Austin, Texas, singer/guitarist, backed by brilliant players on horn, organ, bass and drums, takes listeners to the point where all those forms intersect. "Sugarfoot," "Big Booty Woman," "Get Yo Shit" and "Bobby Booshay" demonstrate best how these types can be held in balance---equal. The music is driven by the pursuit of the groove, the elation that comes with the chase, over the momentary flash of solo. Fans of King Khan, who plays Halifax in July: Here's one for the season's soundtrack.

Pin It
Favourite

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

More by Sean Flinn

Survey Asks

Women are boycotting Twitter in protest of how the social network has ignored abuse directed at its members. What should men boycott?

  • Comment sections
  • Mansplaining
  • 20 percent of their salaries
  • Systemic inequality and aggressive patriarchal dominance creating a culture of abuse and harassment towards women.
  • Dick pics

View Results

The Scene

More »

In Print This Week

Vol 25, No 20
October 12, 2017

Cover Gallery »


Real Time Web Analytics

© 2017 Coast Publishing Ltd.