Honkeyfinger – Invocation of the Demon Other (2008) Howling Diablos – Car Wash (2005)

Posted: April 3, 2011 in Uncategorized
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First off, thanks for everyone’s patience. The blog has been updated a whole lot less regularly than I had intended and/or would like.

That said, the first couple LPs I have for you are  some bluesy, dirty, and badass rock n roll pieces of goodness. Enjoy.

HONKEYFINGER : Invocation Of the Demon Other (2008 Hoarse)

If you were casually pondering what the demon child of Captain Beefheart, Muddy Waters, and Gibby Haynes would morph into if given the task of creating a one man band, then look no further. Though Honkeyfinger could easily blend in with the contemporaries of the Memphis punk/blues scene, the guy is actually from the United Kingdom. No shit.

HONKEYFINGER – THE INVOCATION OF……

HOWLING DIABLOS –  Carwash (2005 Alive)

Next, we have the cool and gritty 2005 album from Detroit’s Howling Diablos. Taking the blues heavy cues from their city’s forefathers, MC5, the Diablos inject a slick bar rock sort of twist into the sound.  What results is a bopping, catchy, and muscular collection of songs that will stay stuck in your head for a few spins.

HOWLING DIABLOS – CARWASH

Comments
  1. alex_supertramp says:

    hey man — just saw your note over on SCM and it reminded me i needed to stop by and say thanks for the Honkeyfinger and Howling Diablos — both new to me and both rocking me out! and just had to say I’m a big fan of your photo artwork… really good stuff! hope the transition to the big M is progressing as planned!

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