Chris O’Leary endorses Seydel Harmonicas

VizzTone artist Chris O’Leary has signed an endorsement deal with Germany-based Seydel Harmonica Company.  Making handcrafted Haronicas since 1847, Seydel is the world’s oldest harmonica manufacturer, and  the only one using stainless steel reeds.  Chris O’leary’s model of choice is that Seydel 1847 Classic, stainless steel reeds and reed plates over a sealed wooden comb O’Leary […]

New Cathy Lemons CD!

VizzTone proudly presents the gripping new album from Cathy Lemons, BLACK CROW! In life, love, and in art, Cathy Lemons is no brakes, all throttle…. Cathy Lemons is a blues singing legend who has performed regularly in the San Francisco Bay Area for 25 years. Originally from Dallas, TX she honed her chops with the likes of […]

VizzTone welcomes Mikey Junior!

VizzTone proudly welcomes MIKEY JUNIOR to the family with a slammin’ new album, TRAVELING SOUTH! Who is going to carry the blues well into the 21st century? For blues fans in the Northeast United States, that question is routinely answered every night Mikey Junior hits the stage. His infectious personality and absolute command of his medium leave […]

Our 2014 BMA Nominees!

Congratulations to our 2014 BLUES MUSIC AWARD NOMINEES BLUES MUSIC AWARDS ARE HAPPENING MAY 8, 2014 in MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE!  SEE YOU THERE!     CANDYE KANE  Contemporary Blues Female Artist         LITTLE G WEEVIL Acoustic Blues Artist     RUFF KUTT BLUES BAND That’s When The Blues Begins / Song of the Year […]

Welcoming Dave Riley and Bob Corritore

VizzTone proudly presents HUSH YOUR FUSS! – contemporary Juke Joint Blues from modern masters DAVE RILEY and BOB CORRITORE. The “Mississippi meets Chicago” blues partnership of Dave Riley and Bob Corritore  is now in its 8th year. This is their 3rd CD together, and they have toured extensively in the USA, Europe and South America.  Their […]

VizzTone proudly welcomes IBC winner Little G Weevil!

VizzTone is thrilled to welcome 2013 Solo/Duo IBC winner Little G Weevil to the family! CLICK TO HEAR LITTLE G WEEVIL’S MUSIC LITTLE G WEEVIL is an international Bluesman, an award-winning Blues guitarist, singer and songwriter, and one of the most deeply moving entertainers on the American Roots and Blues scene today.  Growing up in Budapest, […]

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  • New Cathy Lemons CD!

    New Cathy Lemons CD!

    VizzTone proudly presents the gripping new album from Cathy Lemons, BLACK CROW! In life, love, and in art, Cathy Lemons is no brakes, all throttle…. Cathy Lemons is a blues singing legend who has performed regularly in the San Francisco Bay Area for 25 years. Originally from Dallas, TX she honed her chops with the likes of […]

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    VizzTone welcomes Mikey Junior!

    VizzTone proudly welcomes MIKEY JUNIOR to the family with a slammin’ new album, TRAVELING SOUTH! Who is going to carry the blues well into the 21st century? For blues fans in the Northeast United States, that question is routinely answered every night Mikey Junior hits the stage. His infectious personality and absolute command of his medium leave […]

  • Our 2014 BMA Nominees!

    Our 2014 BMA Nominees!

    Congratulations to our 2014 BLUES MUSIC AWARD NOMINEES BLUES MUSIC AWARDS ARE HAPPENING MAY 8, 2014 in MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE!  SEE YOU THERE!     CANDYE KANE  Contemporary Blues Female Artist         LITTLE G WEEVIL Acoustic Blues Artist     RUFF KUTT BLUES BAND That’s When The Blues Begins / Song of the Year […]

  • Welcoming Dave Riley and Bob Corritore

    Welcoming Dave Riley and Bob Corritore

    VizzTone proudly presents HUSH YOUR FUSS! – contemporary Juke Joint Blues from modern masters DAVE RILEY and BOB CORRITORE. The “Mississippi meets Chicago” blues partnership of Dave Riley and Bob Corritore  is now in its 8th year. This is their 3rd CD together, and they have toured extensively in the USA, Europe and South America.  Their […]

  • VizzTone proudly welcomes IBC winner Little G Weevil!

    VizzTone proudly welcomes IBC winner Little G Weevil!

    VizzTone is thrilled to welcome 2013 Solo/Duo IBC winner Little G Weevil to the family! CLICK TO HEAR LITTLE G WEEVIL’S MUSIC LITTLE G WEEVIL is an international Bluesman, an award-winning Blues guitarist, singer and songwriter, and one of the most deeply moving entertainers on the American Roots and Blues scene today.  Growing up in Budapest, […]

  • VizzTone proudly welcomes Candye Kane and Laura Chavez!

    VizzTone proudly welcomes Candye Kane and Laura Chavez!

      click to hear CANDYE KANE’S MUSIC VizzTone proudy welcomes Candye Kane and Laura Chavez! Coming Out Swingin’ — the brilliant new record from feminist power poet and vocalist Candye Kane, her extraodrinary guitarist and co-writer Laura Chavez, and her exceptional band.  It’s a jukebox for the mind that moves the body and spirit with a broad selection […]

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  • Chris O'Leary endorses Seydel Harmonicas

    Chris O’Leary endorses Seydel Harmonicas

    VizzTone artist Chris O’Leary has signed an endorsement deal with Germany-based Seydel Harmonica Company.  Making handcrafted Haronicas since 1847, Seydel is the world’s oldest harmonica manufacturer, and  the only one using stainless steel reeds.  Chris O’leary’s model of choice is that Seydel 1847 Classic, stainless steel reeds and reed plates over a sealed wooden comb O’Leary […]

  • Our 2014 BMA Nominees!

    Our 2014 BMA Nominees!

    Congratulations to our 2014 BLUES MUSIC AWARD NOMINEES BLUES MUSIC AWARDS ARE HAPPENING MAY 8, 2014 in MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE!  SEE YOU THERE!     CANDYE KANE  Contemporary Blues Female Artist         LITTLE G WEEVIL Acoustic Blues Artist     RUFF KUTT BLUES BAND That’s When The Blues Begins / Song of the Year […]

  • Welcome Austin Young !

    Welcome Austin Young !

    VizzTone proudly presents the debut recording from Colorado’s teenage blues phenom, AUSTIN YOUNG.  At 17, he delivers deep passion, exciting showmanship, and electrifying musicianship.  His inspirations range from Blues giants to guitar masters.  As he devastates audiences near home and at concerts and festivals, he is a hard act to follow even for today’s established stars. […]

  • Long Tall Deb!

    Long Tall Deb!

    Just click on the CD cover to hear the whole album in the VizzTone Store. VizzTone is so proud of the new Long Tall Deb CD, Raise Your Hands, we’re having a week-long Listening Party! “Long Tall Deb is a powerful singer who was raised in the dirt of Texas Blues.”    – Art Tipaldi, Blues […]

  • Bob Margolin receives Keeping the Blues Alive Award

    Bob Margolin receives Keeping the Blues Alive Award

    Congratulations to this year’s KEEPING THE BLUES ALIVE Award recipient in the field of journalism… BOB MARGOLIN! Bob’s eBook is available in the iTunes Store, also on Amazon Kindle, Barnes & Noble & Sony   Unfortunately Bob couldn’t join us in Memphis to blow the roof off the Rum Boogie or accept his KBA award […]

  • Mitch Woods on Voice of America!

    Mitch Woods on Voice of America!

    Mitch Woods has been getting a tremendous response to Blues Beyond Borders, his CD/DVD chronicle of his triumphant tour of the Republic of Turkey.  Voice Of America Radio recently broadcast a great interview, in which Mitch talks about his travels as well as his influences and beginnings in the gumbo of New Orleans music and […]

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  • EG Kight is on a roll

    EG Kight is on a roll

    EG KIGHT is on a roll!!!  Bouncing back from recent health problems, EG is thrilled with the tremendous response her new CD LIP SERVICE has been getting with press and on the radio around the world.  She says with a Georgia Songbird smile, “I’m so thrilled that after everything I’ve been through this year, my […]

  • Blues Blast reviews Greg Nagy

    Blues Blast reviews Greg Nagy

    BLUES BLAST MAGAZINE, 9/15/11 Featured Blues Review 5 of 6 Greg Nagy – Fell Toward None Big O Records/Vizztone www.gregnagy.com 11 tracks/44:14 In sports, there is a commonly used term known as the “sophomore slump”. It refers to an athlete who has an impressive rookie season but fails to come close to matching that level […]

  • Blues Revue catches Chris O'Leary on the road

    Blues Revue catches Chris O’Leary on the road

    Blues Revue writer Kay Cordtz caught the Chris O’Leary band at the Towne Crier in New York – sounds like a hell of a night!

  • VizzTone is rockin' with AirPlay Direct!

    VizzTone is rockin’ with AirPlay Direct!

    As of April 18, 2011, new releases from VizzTone Artists occupy THREE out of the top FIVE slots on Airplay Direct’s monthly Blues Album chart!  #1: TRAMPLED UNDER FOOT / #4: PETE ANDERSON / #5: GINA SICILIA.  AirPlay Direct’s Global Radio Indicator Charts show the most popular tracks that are being downloaded for airplay by […]

  • Johnny Ace's Psychedelic Interview!

    Johnny Ace’s Psychedelic Interview!

    IT’S PSYCHEDELIC BABY just posted a great career retrospective interview with Johnny Ace – from his early days in 1960′s New York to his current home in the San Francisco scene, playing with diverse acts and artists including:  The Thompson Ferry Blues Band, the Blues Busters, Victoria Spivey, John Lee Hooker (pictured here), Perry and […]

  • TUF cover story in the new Blues Revue!

    TUF cover story in the new Blues Revue!

    Trampled Under Foot is featured as the cover story in the March/April issue of Blues Revue Magazine! Writer Stacy Jeffress chronicles the band’s journey from their childhood experiences with their parents’ music, through their individual endeavors in different bands, right up to their formation of TUF in 2004, their victorious trip to Memphis in 2008, […]

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