Blues Harp Women Album Cover

It's out! Blues Harp Women - recently released by Ruf Records, produced by US DJ, Norman Davis and Tom Ruf, inspired by Big Mama Thornton. 31 tracks from 31 women harp players across the world (well mostly US but including 2 Aussies: me and Marion Turner :-)  It's the first of it's kind and I am thrilled to be included.

"...an outstanding collection that stands up not just musically, but also as a historical reference point. It is indeed a unique part of music history. In standing up as a piece of history, then technically the quality of the music on show should really be almost irrelevant. What is fascinating with this double CD is that although by it's very nature it is a blues collection, it really does cover the full gamut of the blues spectrum and the music on offer is there on it's own merit...." (Ken Brown

www.squarerootspromotions.co.uk)

 

This 2 CD set can be purchased from Amazon or Ruf Records

 

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Blues Harp Women - the CD!

Blues Harp Women album cover, artistic drawing of female playing harmonica

This is a double compilation album curated by Norman Davis, a blues radio presenter from Idaho and released by Ruf Records. The album celebrates female harmonica players, with 31 tracks from players across the world, including 2 Aussies - Dorothy-Jane and Marion Turner.  Norman says “I hope this album will shed some light on what has been a black hole in the blues universe. Perhaps this will help female players get the attention that has passed them by in the past.”  

The album can be purchased through itunes, Ruf Records and other online stores.

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