Will Porter’s ability to conjure up the past while simultaneously keeping his music fresh enough to push forward is a talent that is truly singular to him. As such, it’s no surprise that the press and critics alike have finally caught up with Will during his reissue campaign for his now acclaimed album Tick Tock Tick.
While it’s hard to put a finger on any one sound that defines “American music,” the compositions of Bill Toms are as close a template as any.
If you’re a fan of late 60s and early 70s Blues Rock, then you’ve come to the right place. Leo Lyons, along with Alvin Lee, was the steady, driving force behind the Rock ‘N’ Roll hurricane that was Ten Years After.
Kim has done a whole lot than get by, though. In 1965, Kim founded the now legendary Blues Rock band Savoy Brown, and in doing so, he more or less kicked off an entire second wave of British-led Blues and Blues Rock. The Blues was dead, they said.
When Andrew and I started Vinyl Writer, one of the first things I said to him was, “You gotta interview The Dave Kellan Band. They’re awesome.” I’m thrilled to finally have the chance to show the world just how awesome this band is!