BRITISH BLUES-ROCK STAR JOANNE SHAW TAYLOR ANNOUNCES HER FIRST CONCERT FILM IN THE USA WITH ‘BLUES FROM THE HEART LIVE’

WATCH THE OFFICIAL MUSIC VIDEO HERE

“It was a dream gig,” Taylor recalls. The live concert was recorded and filmed at The Franklin Theater in Franklin, TN on January 20, 2022, and features incredible guest performances from Kenny Wayne Berger, Mike Farrisand Joe Bonamassa. Public television stations across the country have been airing an abridged version of the film since March for their audience engagement events.

This historic event was Joanne’s first live performance in two years and includes Rob McNelley (guitar), Steve Mackey (low), Jim Wallace (keyboards, piano), Nick Buda (drums), Devonne Fowlkes (backing vocals), Kim Fleming (backing vocals) and Joan vocals and guitar.

The audio was produced by Joe Bonamassa and Josh Smith to Blackbird Studios, Nashvilleand was mixed by Kevin Shirley (Led Zeppelin, Iron Maiden) at The cave, Australia. The video component includes a bonus track “I am not an angel” (not available on the CD) and also a behind-the-scenes featurette which includes interviews with Joanne and Joe before they took the stage.

The first live single, “Dying of Knowing” published todayand is available to stream from LINK. Watch the official clip of “Dyin’ to Know” on Youtube HERE.

CD track listing

  1. Stop spinning around
  2. If that’s not a reason
  3. keep loving me
  4. If you have to ridicule someone
  5. Can’t you see what you do to me (with Kenny Wayne Berger)
  6. let me down easily
  7. Twice my love
  8. I don’t know what you have (with Mike Farris)
  9. Three times loser
  10. die of knowledge
  11. Just another word
  12. I’ve loved you too long
  13. I’m chained
  14. Don’t go crazy (with Joe Bonamassa)
  15. Summer time (with Joe Bonamassa)
  16. Only you know and I know (with Joe Bonamassa)

DVD/Blu-Ray Track List

  1. Stop spinning around
  2. If that’s not a reason
  3. keep loving me
  4. If you have to ridicule someone
  5. Can’t you see what you do to me (with Kenny Wayne Berger)
  6. let me down easily
  7. Twice my love
  8. I don’t know what you have (with Mike Farris)
  9. Three times loser
  10. die of knowing
  11. Just another word
  12. I’ve loved you too long
  13. I’m chained
  14. Don’t go crazy (with Joe Bonamassa)
  15. Summer feat. Joe Bonamassa
  16. Only you know and I know (with Joe Bonamassa)

Bonus DVD + Blu-Ray Features:

All Access Pass – Behind the Scenes

Bonus Track: I’m No Angel

For more information, please visit: www.joanneshawtaylor.com and http://www.ktbarecords.com/

Photos by Wood kit

JOANNE SHAW TAYLOR – BIOGRAPHY

Joanne Shaw Taylor was discovered by David Stewart of the Eurythmics at the age of 16 who, after seeing her play, immediately invited her on the road with her supergroup DUP – a career in music was born and in the years that followed, her incredible playing of guitar saw her build an army of applause, including jim cliff, Joe Bonamassa, Stevie Wonder and Annie Lennox.

Although she is only 30 years old, she has become one of the most sought after guitarists in the rock world. She released her debut album on Ruf Records titled “White Sugar” (2009), unleashing her distinct soulful voice on the world and demonstrating a songwriting prowess far beyond her years – the world of blues rock had a new star ! Over the following years she released critically acclaimed albums including her second album ‘Diamonds In The Dirt’ (2010), ‘Almost Always Never’ (2012) which featured the UK radio hit ‘Soul Station’ , as well as his last album for Ruf. Records – the live album “Songs From The Road” (2013).

In 2014, she released her fourth studio album “The Dirty Truth” on Axehouse Records which included the singles “Mud, Honey” and “Wicked Soul”. In 2016, Joanne continued with the release of her fifth album “Wild” (Produced by Kevin Shirley) which saw her perform the songs “Dyin’ To Know” and “Summertime” on the popular BBC Two Television music show “Later With Jools Holland”. Three years later, in 2019, she signed to Silvertone Records via Sony Music and released her sixth studio album, “Reckless Heart”.

Over the past two decades, Joanne has proven herself a prolific songwriter, releasing seven acclaimed albums to her name, each increasingly successful with her 2019 “Reckless Heart” entering the Top 20 albums. and consolidating themselves as one of the most important exports of British blues-rock.

His highly anticipated seventh studio album “The Blues Album”, produced by Joe Bonamassa and Josh Smith at Oceanway Recording Studios in Nashville, TNwas released on Bonamassa’s independent label, KTBA Records, on September 24, 2021. The album topped the Billboard Official Blues Chart. The album was also voted No. 1 most played album of 2021 by the British Blues Broadcaster’s Association. The album received rave reviews worldwide.

On June 10, 2022Joanne will release the live album “Blues From The Heart Live” with guest performances from her friends Kenny Wayne Berger, Mike Farris and Joe Bonamassa.

JOANNE SHAW TAYLOR – SOCIAL MEDIA

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For more information, please contact:

Media contacts for Joanne Shaw Taylor & KTBA Records
Ebie McFarland | Ashley Gaskins
Essential Broadcast Media
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SOURCE Keeping the Blues Alive (KTBA) Records

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