Here's me and Ally Tennick giving it plenty at last month's Vagabond Social Club.
Finding myself in good company on the latest edition of Simply The Blues And A Little More, featuring a track from Losers and Bastards - check it out.
Glasgow gig cancellation
Due to a cock-up by the venue, The Vagabond Social Club gig set for this Friday (13th) at The State Bar has been cancelled.
The Blues Magazine - Interview/Review
Very pleased to say that there's a full page interview with myself and a cracking album review for Losers and Bastards in the latest issue of Classic Rock's The Blues Magazine (#10). Available from WH Smith and the likes or mail order HERE.
December gig date change/Dog Moon Howl gigs
The Vagabond Social Club's Midwinter Celebration, at which I'll be playing a couple of covers and the likes will now take place on Friday 13th December. Downstairs at The State Bar, Glasgow.
Dog Moon Howl plays Pivo Pivo in Glasgow on Thursday November 21st and again on Thursday Dec 12th. These will be substantially different sets. Each night features a further four bands and is £6 entry - discounted tickets are available from the band at: http://dogmoonhowl.bandcamp.com/merch
New blog post (Lou Reed)
New blog post, mostly about Lou Reed ... check it out HERE.
Yet more chart action!
Losers and Bastards enjoys its fourth consecutive week atop the Blues Underground Network's UK/Europe/Australia Top 10 Blues/Blues Rock Chart! Check it out!
The Craig Hughes Two debut gig
Last night's set at The Vagabond Social Club was a winner; thanks to the organisers, the other performers and everybody who came along. Look out for a lot more dates being announced for the Two (that's Ally Tennick and me, by the way) over the next few months.
Here are a few video grabs from the gig, footage courtesy of Bryan Campbell.
Chart action again!
Losers and Bastards enjoys its third week atop the Blues Underground Network's UK/Europe/Australia Top 10 Blues/Blues Rock Chart! Check it out!
More chart action!
A second week at the top of Blues Underground Network's UK/Europe/Australia Top 10 Blues/Blues Rock Chart for Losers and Bastards! Check it out!
Here's the new video for Everybody's Got to Cheat and Lie Sometimes from Losers and Bastards.
Happy to report that Losers and Bastards has entered Canada's Blues Underground Network's UK/Europe/Australia Top 10 Blues/Blues Rock Chart at #1! Check it out!
New album review
HERE's a great review of Losers and Bastards from Canada's Blues Underground Network. Thanks to John Vermilyea.
Compilation: The Death Roots Syndicate
Old Witch Cast A Spell features on the first Death Roots Syndicate compilation, available as a free download from today (a little earlier than planned). Check it out HERE.
Death Roots Syndicate is a Free Digital Download label specialising in the promotion of Dark Country/Folk/Blues/Americana and Roots music. Among the artists featured on the compilation include Jim Strange with the Proud and the Dead, Sleepy Eyes Nelson, Jeremiah Crow's Insufferable One Man Show, Jim Dead and Joel Kaiser.
The new album on CD Baby and more
The digital rollout of the new album continues, with Losers and Bastards now available for download from CD Baby (HERE) and something called Google Play (HERE) and can be streamed on something called Slacker (HERE).
The new album on Spotify
The new album, Losers and Bastards, is now available for your listening convenience on Spotify.*
*Should you chose to listen via Spotify, I look forward to accepting the 0.2p royalty with immense gratitude.
The new album on iTunes/Amazon
New album video review
Charlie Bear (of The Scottish Connection) has posted a great review of Losers and Bastards on her new YouTube vlog. Check it out:
New album review
The new album's first review is a good 'un! Many thanks to Paul Kerr at Blabber'N'Smoke (Jacques Brel! Yes!!) ... check it out HERE.
Death Roots Syndicate compilation
Death Roots Syndicate is a Free Digital Download label specialising in the promotion of Dark Country/Folk/Blues/Americana and Roots music (check it out HERE). Their first project is a compilation which will be available on Halloween, 2013. Among the artists featured are Jim Strange with the Proud and the Dead, Sleepy Eyes Nelson, Jeremiah Crow's Insufferable One Man Show, Jim Dead and Joel Kaiser. Happy to say that my track Old Witch Cast A Spell will also be on there.
New Glasgow gig for The Craig Hughes Two + Dave Arcari's blog
After a great gig at Slouch last night with Andres Roots, Peeter Piik and Steve Lury (nice wee mention for the gig and the new album on Dave Arcari's blog HERE), the next confirmed Glasgow date is on Friday, November 1st at The Vagabond Social Club downstairs at The State Bar. This will be a set by The Craig Hughes Two, which is myself with Dog Moon Howl drummer Ally Tennick on percussion. Should be a belter!
THE NEW ALBUM