55 ROSE STREET, “Misery”


RIYL: Bonnie Raitt

Key Tracks:  Title track with Heather Gillis vocals.  Cap’n Barney picks tracks: 1-3, 5-7 and 9.

Add Date: November 29, 2016

Label:  Southern Red Bird

Rating:  B+

FCC:  All good.

Info:  Traditional blues with a contemporary feel. Heather Gillis sings lead on tracks 1, 3 and 9.    CDBaby:  “Blues to heal when you’ve been punched in the soul …. The latest blues music to emerge from the shadows of the chitlin circuit in old south/north Florida. Written and Produced by veteran bluesman Mick Metz (bass guitar) this project features the guitar, lap steel, and vocals of rising star Heather Gillis … with top notch veterans Chris Balding on blues harp and Rick Brunetti on drums.”   Upbeat: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6(nice slide guitar/ harp), 8.  Mid-tempo:  1, 7.     Check out the title track:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bynBc7PTUbg