Friday, June 1, 2012

Leslie West, Ginger Baker, Dave Davies, Pat Travers, Walter Trout, Oli Brown Among Those On Upcoming Black Keys Tribute Album

A varied selection of rock and blues legends and up and comers have come together for an upcoming tribute album to blues revivalists The Black Keys.

Scheduled for release July 3, 2012 via Cleopatra Records, 'Black On Blues : A Tribute To The Black Keys', the collection features performances by Iggy Pop & Ginger Baker(Cream), Leslie West (Mountain), Dave Davies (The Kinks) & Huw Lloyd Langton (Hawkwind), Albert Lee and Pat Travers alongside blues guitar slingers Walter Trout, Larry McCray, Tab Benoit, Mike Zito, Oli Brown, Devon Allman and more.

The album is mastered by Brian Lucey, who also mastered The Black Keys' newest album El Camino! as well as the latest album from 2011 winners of the best British blues band, Oli Brown's 'Here I Am' and the upcoming album from 2010 Crossroads Guitar Festival Contest Winner Ryan McGarvey, 'Redefined' due out June 9th in North America.

Here's a taste in the form of Iggy Pop and Cream/Blind Faith drum legend Ginger Baker doing their take on "Lonely Boy" :

Tracklisting :

1.  Lonely Boy - Iggy Pop & Ginger Baker
2.  Tighten Up - Walter Trout
3.  Girl Is On My Mind - Mike Zito & Cyril Neville
4.  Gold On The Ceiling - Tab Benoit
5.  I Got Mine - Leslie West
6.  When The Lights Go Out - Papa Mali
7.  Next Girl - Oli Brown Band
8.  Money Maker - Dave Davies & Huw Lloyd-Langton
9.  Howlin For You - Albert Lee
10. Everlasting Light - Pat Travers
11. Chop And Change - Larry McCray
12. Little Black Submarines - Devon Allman & Mani Neumeier

1 comment:

The Rock Bat said...

This is surely a great tribute for a great band.

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