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Motor City JOSH – Covered Up 2008

Posted in BLUES, Motor City JOSH on December 11, 2010 by whoisthemonk

Motor City JOSH – Covered Up 2008


Josh is a straight up singin’, guitar slingin’,songwriting, crowd-pleasing Blues man. Son of a preacher man and woman, at 35 Josh has achieved incredible success and proves to be one of the most skillful yet animated Blues performers around. …    Full DescriptionAn absolute entertainer, Josh manages to keep everyone happy no matter what their age, race, or music taste – Everybody loves him! Having played all over the US and in Europe since 1989, his fan base continues to grow and grow, as do his CD sales. Josh has recorded 9 albums and sold over 100,000 copies through his website motorcityjosh and at his shows.
Josh is popular for both his award winning – Memphis International Blues Finalist 2003 – foot stomping down-home Blues solo acoustic act, and his electrifying ‘funky blues you can’t refuse’ 4-piece band.
A terrific live album from the great Detroit bluesman, Motor City Josh & his band, The Big 3. This is great “down home” blues. The covers here are amazing. George Harrison would have loved the band’s version of “Something”. Music like this is what the blues is all about. Albums and artists like this have got to be promoted. MCJ has performed or shared the bill with Buddy Guy, Leon Russell, Buddy Miles, Delbert McClinton, Savoy Brown,The Wooten Brothers, Gatemouth Brown, Cheap Trick, Tinsley Ellis, Robert Jr. Lockwood, and many many more blues greats. Don’t neglect artists like this. Buy MCJ’s “Made In Detroit”, and “Forty Four” albums.
Motor City Josh- Guitar, Vocals
Johnny Rhoades- Guitar, Vocals
Chris Wiley- Bass
Justin Headley- Drums
01. Born Under a Bad Sign 8:33
02. Dust My Broom 6:38
03. Jessica 11:56
04. Something 2:23
05. Little Red Rooster 5:23
06. Boogie Thing 8:44
07. She’s 19 Years Old 8:45
08. I Can’t Be Satisfied 5:08
09. On Line 3:56
10. Honey Hush 6:33
11. The Little Drummer Boy 4:51
12. Stopped By the Poe-Poe 1:32

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