PETER KARP, “Alabama Town”


RIYL: Mike Zito, Tas Cru

Key Tracks: Title track (Alabama Town), “That’s How I Like It, “I’m Not Giving Up,” “Her and My Blues,” and “The Prophet.”

Add Date: January 9, 2017

Label: Rose Cottage Records

Rating: B+

FCC: All good.

Info:  Bluesin’ with help from Mick Taylor (Rolling Stones), Garth Hudson (The Band), and Todd Wolfe (Sheryl Crow). Allmusic: “Karp is his own man, an artist who blends roots music styles into something that transcends blues, country, R&B and swamp.”   Upbeat: 1, 2, 11.  Mid: 3, 4, 6, 7, 8(duet – country-feel), 9, 10.  Slower: 5, 12(acoustic), 13(acoustic).   Check out Karp live –