KEN VALDEZ, “Soul Renegade”


RIYL: Stevie Ray Vaughn

Key Tracks: Cap’n Barney picks tracks 2, 3, 5, 12 for upbeat and 1, 4, 8 for mid-tempo.

Add Date: November 1, 2016

Label:  Self

Rating: A-

FCC:  All good.

Info:  Raw-voiced blues-rockin’/hot guitar.   BluesRockReview: “..first solo album in over seven years …from Santa Fe, NM, he currently resides in Minneapolis…for this release he pulled some of his friends in to help record.   His own words ….. ‘It is a collection of songs that allows the listener to know my past, present and gets a glimpse of my future. I was fortunate to work with some great people and this record is the best I’ve done yet. I’m damn proud of it.’ As he very well should be.”  Track 3 features Chris Duarte on guitar and track  5  features Eric Gales on guitar.    Check out a new track: