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Album Reports 2020
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A Choir Of Ghosts (SE) - One Ounce Of Gold (Alt-Folk)
Aaron West (Aus) - Live in Brisbane (Blues)
A.K. The Brotherhood (SE) - Oh! Sedona (Rock - Americana)
Adam Karch (Can) - Everything Can Change (Country Blues - Americana)

Ajoyo (US) - War Paint (Jazz - Funk)
Al Gold (US) - Al Gold's Paradise (Blues)
Albert Castiglia (US) - Wild and Free (Live) (Bluesrock)
Albert Cummings (US) - Believe (Blues - Soul)
Amberly Chalberg (US) - Hi-Line (Singer-songwriter - Americana)

Ana Popovic (SRB) - Live for Live (Blues - Bluesrock)
Andrew Alli (US) - Hard Working Man (Blues)
Andrew Hawkey (UK) - Long Story Short (Singer-songwriter)
Andy Milne & Unison (US) - The Remission (Jazz)
Ann Lee (B) - Down The Road (EP) (Soulful Blues - Americana)
Aubrey Johnson (US) - Unraveled (Vocal Jazz)
Austin Walkin' Cane (US) - Muso (Blues)
Avey Grouws Band (US) - The Devil May Care (Blues)
Azat Bayazitov (Rus) - The Doors Are Open (Jazz)
Bai Kamara Jr. & The Voodoo Sniffers - Salone (Blues)
Band of Heysek ft. R.L. Boyce & Kenny Brown (CZ-US) - Juke My Joint (Country Blues)
Barbara Bergin (US) - Blood Red Moon (Singer-songwriter)
Barnill Brothers (B) - A Better Place (Singer-songwriter)
Ben Kunder (Can) - Searching For The Stranger (Singer-songwriter)
Ben Reel (Irl) - The Nashville Calling (Rootsy Americana)
Ben Rice & RB Stone (US) - Out of the Box (Blues - Bluesrock)

Bernard Allison (US) - Songs From The Road (Blues)

Big Pacific (Can) - Welcome To The Party (Bluesrock)
Bill Blue (US) - The King Of Crazy Town (Blues - Rhythm 'n Blues)
Blind Lemon Pledge (US) - Goin' Home (Acoustic Blues)
Blues Escape feat. Johanna Lillvik (SE) - Selftitled (Blues - Jazz)
Bobby Selvaggio (US) - Live From The Bop Stop (Jazz)
Bongeziwe Mabandla (SA) - IImini (Singer-songwriter)
Cargo Mas (B) - Cargo Mas (Funk - Jazz - Latin)
Carolina Calvache (Col) - Vida Profunda (Jazz)
Caroline Rose (US) - Superstar (Synth-pop)
Carrington MacDuffie (US) - I'm The One (EP)(Singer-songwriter)
Carus Thompson (Aus) - Shakespeare Avenue (Singer-songwriter)

Casey Hensley (US) - Good as Gone (Blues, Swing)
Cave Flowers (US) - Selftitled (Southern Rock)

Charles McPherson (US) - Jazz Dance Suites (Jazz)
Charles Pillow Ensemble (US) - Chamber Jazz (Jazz)
Charlie Bedford (Aus) - Good To Go (Bluesrock)
Charlie Sutton (US) - Primitive Songs For Modern Times (Roots)

Chicago Yestet (US) - Not There Yet (Jazz)
Chickenbone Slim (US) - Sleeper (West Coast Blues)
Chip Taylor (US) - In Sympathy Of A Heartbreak (Singer-songwriter)
Chris Holm (US) - One Man Country Blues Band (Country blues)
Chris McCarthy (US) - Still Time To Quit (Jazz)
Cina Samuelson (SE) - Sing With Your Heart and Soul (Country)
Clark Sommers' Ba(SH) (US) - Peninsula (Jazz)
Coco O'Connor (US) - When I Was Your Wolrd (Americana)
Crystal Shawanda (Can) - Church House Blues (Blues)
Dan Tuffy (Aus) - Letters of Gold (Dark Americana)
Darlin' Brando (US) - Also, Too... (Country)
Dave Bryant (US) - Night Visitors (Jazz)
Dave Greaves (UK) - Still>Life
David Bromberg Band (US) - Big Road (Blues, Americana, Country)
DC Snakebuster (B) - Snakeboots (Blues)

Deman Rogue (B) - Selftitled (Bluesrock)
Derrick Gardner & The Big Dig! Band (US) - Still I Rise (Jazz)
Di Louis (B) - Het Licht (Blues -Roots)
Diane Schuur (US) - Running On Faith (Jazz - Blues)
Dion (US) - Blues With Friends (Blues)
Dirty5 (B) - Travelling Shoes (Blues)
Don Bryant (US) - You Make Me Feel (Soul)
Don Flemons (US) - Prospect Hill: The American Songster Omnibus (Blues)
Duffy Bishop (US) - I'm Gonna Do What I Want (Blues - Rhythm 'n Blues)
Dylan Jack Quartet (US) - The Story Of The Twelve-Foot Man (Jazz)
Eamonn McCromack (Irl) - Storyteller (Bluesrock)
Eileen Ivers (US) - Scatter The Light (Folk)
Eileen Rose (US) - Muscle Shoals (Americana)
Eliza Neals (US) - Black Crow Moan (Blues - Bluesrock)
Elsa Nilsson (SE) - Hindsight (Jazz)
Elsa Nilsson (SE) - For Human Beings (Jazz)
Eric Hughes Band (US) - Postcard From Beale Street (Blues)
Evelyn Rubio (Mex) - Crossing Borders (Blues)
Fabrizio Poggi (I) - For You (Blues - Gospel)
Fernando Neris (B) - The Tiny Crowd (Blues - Spirituals)
Fog Holler (US) - The Offical Bootleg (Bluegrass)
Frank Bey (US) - All My Deus Are Paid (Blues - Soul)
Frank Kohl (US) - The Crossing (Jazz)
A.J. Fullerton & Jake Friel (US) - Fullerton & Friel (Acoustic Blues)
G.F. Patrick (US) - One Town Over (Alt-Country)
Gabriel Chakarji (Ven) - New Beginning (Jazz)
Genna & Jesse (US) - Say OK (Soul)
Gerald McClendon (US) - Can't Nobody Stop Me Now (Soulblues - Soul)
Gina Sicilia (US) - Love Me Madly (Soulblues - Soul)
Gonzalo Rubalcaba en Aymée Nuviola (CU) - Viento y Tiempo - Live at Blue Note Tokyo (Latin Jazz)
Gravel & Grace (US) - Gravel & Grace (Bringing The Blues) (Blues)
Greg Copeland (US) - The Tango Bar (Singer-songwriter)
Greyhounds (US) - Primates (Roots 'n Soul)
Gunther Brown (US) - Heartache & Roses (Roots - Americana)
Guy Verlinde (B) - Unreleased Acoustic Recordings (Acoustic Blues)
Guy Verlinde & The Mighty Gators (B) - Unreleased Live Recordings (Blues)
Håkon Høye (Nor) - Nights at the Surf Motel (Blues - Soul - Roots)
Hayseed Dixie (US) - Blast From The Grassed (Alt-country - Bluegrass)
Hot Club of Los Angeles (US) - Cinema Swing (Gypsy Swing - Jazz Manouche)
Ismo Haavisto OMB (Fin) - Hard Stompin' Blues (Blues)
Ivy Ford (US) - Club 27 (Blues)
Jade MacRea (US) - Handle Me With Care (Soul - Blues)
Jake La Botz (US) - They're Coming To Take Me Away (Blues - Americana)
Jan James (US) - Justify (Blues)
Javier Nero (US) - Freedom (Jazz)
Jay Willie & James Montgomery (US) - Cadillac Walk (Blues)
JD Walter (US) - Dressed in A Song (Jazz)
Jeff Rupert & George Garzone (US) - The Riplle (Jazz)
Jeffrey Foucault (US) - Blood Brothers (Americana)
Jeremiah Johnson (US) - Heavens To Betsy (Blues)
Jesse Fischer (US) - Resilience (Jazz)
Jim Gustin & Truth Jones (US) - Lessons Learned (Blues)
Jimmy Johnson (US) - Every Day Of Your Life (Chicago Blues)
Joe Edwards (UK) - Keep On Running (Singer-songwriter)
Joe Louis Walker (US) - Blues Comin' On (Blues)
Joe Nolan (Can) - Drifters (Singer-songwriter)
John Blek (Irl) - The Embers (Folk)
John Cee Stannard (UK) († march 17, 2020) - Folk Roots Revisted (Folk - Roots)
John Cee Stannard (UK) († march 17, 2020) - When The Time Is Right (Folk -Blues)
John Minnock (US) - Herring Cove (Jazz)
John Primer & Bob Corritore (US) - The Gypsy Woman Told Me (Blues)
Johnny Burgin (US) - No Border Blues (Blues)
Jonathan Barber & Vision Head (US) - Legacy Holder (Jazz)
Johnny Rawls (US) - Live in Europe (Blues - Soul)
Jon Strahl Band (US) - Heartache and Toil (Blues)
Jonathan NG (US) - The Sphynx (Jazz)
Jono Manson (US) - Silver Moon (Americana)
Jorge Pérez-Albela (US) - The Time Is Now (Jazz)
Jose Ramirez (CR) - Here I Come (Blues)
Joy Mills Band (US) - Echocolator (Americana)
Julian Shore (US) - Where We Started (Jazz)
Julian Taylor (Can) - The Ridge (Americana)
Justin Varnes (US) - Survival Instinct: the Evolution of the Pack (Jazz)
Justin Wells (US) - The United State (Roots)
Kaylé Brecher (US) - Kayleidoscope (Vocal Jazz)
Kenny 'Blues Boss' Wayne (US) - Go, Just Dot It! (Blues)
Kiki Valera (CU) - Vivencias en Clave Cubana (Latin Jazz)
King Solomon Hicks (US) - Harlem (Blues)
Kyle LaLone (US) - Somewhere in Between (Country)
Laila Biali (Can) - Out of Dust (Jazz)
Lakecia Benjamin (US) - Persuance: The Coltranes (Jazz)
Lara Taubman (US) - Revelation (Folk - Country)
Larkin Poe (US) - Self Made Man (Blues)
Laura Kits (NL) - Holy Fountain Water (Country-rock)
Lauren Henderson (US) - The Songbook Session (Latin Jazz)
Leif de Leeuw Band (NL) - Where We're Heading (Bluesrock - Rock)
LeRoux (Louisiana's) (US) - One Of These Days (Louisiana Blues - Southern Rock)
Leslie Beukelman (US) - Golden Daffodil (Jazz)
Lilly Hiatt (US) - Walking Proof (Rock - Country-rock)
Lisa Mills (US) - The Triangle (Blues - Soul)
Little Devils & The Shuffle Blue Flames (F) - Sticky Rollin' (Blues)
Liz Mandeville (US) - Playing With Fire (Blues)
Louise Cappi (US) - Mèlange (Jazz - Blues - NOLA)
Lucifer Mo'Blues (B) - We Know Much Better (Acoustic Blues)
Lynne Hanson (Can) - Just Words (Americana)
Mafalda Minnozzi (US) - Sensorial (Latin Jazz)
Mama Shakers (F) - Cannibal Rhythm (Blues)
Mannish Boy (SE) - Last Ticket to Rock 'n Roll Land (Rock)
Marc Borms (B) - [IN]sane (Singer-songwriter - Roots)
Marcus King (US) - El Dorado (Blues - Soul)
Mark Easton (Aus) - Free Yourself (Blues - Rock)
Martyn Joseph (UK) - Days of Decision (Singer-songwriter)
Mary Jo Curry Band (US) - Front Porch (Blues)
Matthews Southern Comfort (UK) - The New Mine (Folk-rock)
Mathis Sound Orchestra (F) - World Unity (Jazz)
Matt Harlan (US) - Best Beasts (Americana)
Maya Rae (Can) - Can You See Me? (Singer-songwriter)
Meadow Creek (SE) - Pieces of Driftwood (Americana)
Mel Peekaboo (I) - Straight To Your Heart (Rockabilly - Rock 'n Roll)
Michael Johnathon (US) - Legacy (Folk)
Michael Olatuja (NG) - Lagos Pepper Soup (Jazz)
Michael van Merwyk (D) - The Bear (Blues)
Michael Derning & Mia Arends (US) - Rough Magic (Folk)
Mick Kolossa (US) - Blind Lemon Sessions (Acoustic Blues)
Micke & Lefty ft. Chef (Fin) - Let The Fire Lead (Blues - Country Blues)
Mike Bond (US) - The Honorable Ones (Jazz)
Mike Fahie Jazz Orchestra (US) - Urban(e) (Jazz)
Mike Zito (US) - Quarantine Blues (Blues)
Miss Jubilee and the Yas Yas Boys (US) - Cool It If You Can (NOLA - Hot Jazz)
Miss Tess (US) - The Moon is an Ashtray (Amrican Roots Music)
Missy Sippy All Stars (B) - Missy Sippy All Stras Vol. 1 (Blues - Gospel - Roots)
Mrs. Henry (US) - Live At The Casbah (Rock)
My Darling Clementine (UK) - Country Darkness Vol. 1 (EP)
Neil Bob Herd & The Dirty Little Acoustic Band (UK) - Every Soul a Story (Americana - Country - Folk)
Nels Andrews (US) - Pigeon and the Crow (Singer-songwriter - Folk)
Nick Harim (US) - Will This make Me Good (Soul - Electronic Jazz)
Nick Steed (UK) - Homebound Blues (Blues - NOLA)
Nicole Zuriatis (US) - All Wondering Hearts (Jazz)
Noble Jacks (UK) - Stay Awake (Deluxe Version) (Alt-Folk)
Norman Beaker (UK) - Running Down The Clock (Blues)
Özgür Hazar (TR) - Sad and Blue (Bluesrock)
Pacific Mambo Orchestra (US) - The III Side (Latin Jazz)
Phantom Blues Band (US) - Still Cookin' (Blues - Rhythm 'n Blues)
Phil Bee (NL) - Against The Wind (Soul - Blues)
Pokey LaFarge (US) - Rock Bottom Rhapsody (Roots)
Popa Chubby (US) - It's A Mighty Hard Road (Blues - Bluesrock)
Quinn DeVeaux (US) - Book of Soul (Soul - Blues)
Rachel Therrien (US) - VENA (Jazz)
Ralph de Jongh (NL) - The Whole World Inside (Blues - Dirty Rock 'n Roll)
Ralph de Jongh (NL) - Live @ The Theatre Vol. 2 (Blues - Dirty Rock 'n Roll)
Ralph de Jongh (NL) - Wild Boy (Blues - Dirty Rock 'n Roll)
Randall Bramblett (US) - The Meantime (Singer-songwriter)
Reverend John Lee Hooker Jr. - Testify (Gospel - Blues)
Reverend Red (US) - Lakewood Dreamers (Americana)
Reverend Shwan Amos & The Brotherhood (US) - Blue Sky (Blues - Soul)
Richard Ray Farrell (US) - Three Pints of Gin (Acoustic Blues)
Robert Jon & The Wreck (US) - Last Night on the Highway (Southern Rock)
Robin McKelle (US) - Alternations (Vocal jazz)
Roomful of Blues (US) - In A Roomful of Blues (Blues)
Rory Bock (US) - Prove It One Me (Acoustic Blues)
Rott'n Dan & Lightnin' Willy (Can) - Sweet Sweet Acoustic Blues (Acoustic Blues - Country Blues)
Ruby Lovett (US) - It's A Hard Life (Country - Americana)
Ruby Turner (Jam) - Love Was Here (Soul-Blues-Rhythm 'n Blues)
Rusty End & Hillbilly Hoodoo (US) - The Last Of The Boogiemen (Hillbilly Blues)
Ruthie Foster Big Band (US) - Live at the Paramount (Blues - Soul)
Ry Cavanaugh (US) - Time For This (Singer-songwriter)
Ryan Cohan (US) - Originations (Jazz)
Ryan Perry (US) - High Risk, Low Reward (Blues)
Safari Season (SE) - A New Future (Singer-songwriter)
Sam Doores (US) - Sam Doores (Singer-songwriter)
Sam Hirsh (US) - Quite Frankly (Jazz)
Sam Lewis (US) - Solo (Singer-songwriter)
Sammy Brue (US) - Crash Test Kid (Singer-songwriter)
Sarah Thorpe (F) - Deep Blue Love (Vocal Jazz)
Sari Schor (US) - Live in Europe (Bluesrock)
Sasha Mashin (Rus) - Happy Synapse (Jazz)
Sass Jordan (Can) - Rebel Moon Bues (Blues)
Shawn Pittman (US) - Make It Right (Blues)
Shirley King (US) - Blues For A King (Blues)
Shunzo Ohno (Jap) - Runner (Jazz)
Sid Whelan (US) - Waitin' For Payday (Singer-songwriter - Blues)
Sissy Castrogiovanni (I) - Terra (Vocal Jazz)
Sister Lucille (US) - Alive (Blues - Memphunk)
Sitting Duck (B) - Midsummer Blues (Swing - Jazz - Blues)
Smitty and the JumpStarters (US) - Let's Get Jumpstarted
Snafu by Alias Wayne (US) - Snafu (Blues - Rock)
Son of The Velvet Rat (A) - Monkey Years #2 (Dark Americana)
Sonny Landreth (US) - Blacktop Rain (Blues)
Spanish harlem Orchestra (US) - The Latin Jazz Project (Latin Jazz)
Spilar (B) - Stormweere (Folk)
Stephanie Hatfield (US) - Out This Fell (Singer-songwriter)
Stephen Fearing (US) - The Unconquerable Past (Jazz)
Steve Earle & The Dukes (US) - Ghosts of Wast Virginia (Rootsrock - Americana)
Steve Howell, Dan Sumner & Jason Weinheimer (US) - Long Ago (Acoustic Blues)
Steven De bruyn (B) - The Eternal Perhaps (Filmisch - Jazz - Soundscapes)
Stripmall Ballads (US) - Distant (Singer-songwriter - Folk)
Sugar Ray & The Bluetones ft. Little Charlie - Too Far From The Bar (Blues)
Sweet Bourbon (NL) - Born A Rebel (Blues)
Tami Neilson (Can) - Chicka Boom! (Soul - Retro - Country)
Tas Cru (US) - Drive On (Blues)
Tawny Ellis (US) - Love Life (Singer-songwriter)
Ted Russell Kamp (US) - Down in the Den (Singer-songwriter)
Teodross Avery (US) - Harlem Stories: The Music Of Telonious Monk (Jazz)
Terry Ohms (US) - Cold Cold Shoulder (Alt-rock)
Thana Alexa (US/HR) - ONA (Jazz)
The Brecker Brothers (US) - Live and Unreleased (Jazz)
The Claudettes (US) - Hard Times in the Dark (Blues - Punk)
The Danberrys (US) - Shine (Americana - Blues)
The Dave Liebman Group (US) - Earth (Jazz)
The Dirty River Dixie Band (US) - High Life In San Antone (Dixie - Hot Jazz)
The James Hunter Six (UK) - Nick of Time (Soul - Rhythm 'n Blues)
The Jason Daniels Band (US) - Downloads from The Universe (Blues - Funk)
The Legendary Ingramettes (US) - Take A Look In The Book (Blues - Gospel)
The Liberators (NL) - Troubled Mind (Blues)
The Mighty Mojo Prophets (US) - Sounds From The Jungle Hut (Blues)
The Pilgrims (NL) - 6IX (Rock)
The Proven Ones (US) - You Ain't Done (Alt-Blues)
The Secret Sisters (US) - Satrun Return (Singer-songwriter)
Tinsley Ellis (US) - Ice Cream In Hell (Blues)
Tom Gilberts (US) - Old School (Blues)
Tom Mank & Sera Smolen (US) - We Still Know How To Love (Folk)
Tom "The Suit" Forst (US) - Wolrd of Broken Hearts (Bluesrock)
Tomás Doncker (US) - Moanin' At Midnight: The Howlin' Wolf Project (Blues)
Tony Holiday (US) - Soul Service (Blues - Soul)
Torgeir Waldemar (N) - Love (Rock)
Trickbag (SE) - 25 Years of Housrockin' Rhythm 'n Blues (1994-2019) (Rhythm 'n Blues)
Troy Roberts (US) - Stuff I Heard (Jazz)
Vanja Sky (HR) - Woman Named trouble (Blues)

Various Artists (US) - Back To Paradise (Tulsa Sound)
Veronica Sbergia Quartet (I) - Don't Knock (Blues)
Victor Wainwright & The Train (US) - Memphis Loud (Blues)
Walter Smith III & Matthew Stevens (US) - In Common 2 (Jazz)
Ward Richmond (US) - Highly Meditated (Singer-songwriter)
Watermelon Slim (US) - Travelling Man (Live)(Blues)
Waylon Thibodeaux (US) - Here We Go Again (Louisiana Blues)
Wayne Nicholson & John Campbell John (CAN) - Elmore's Blues (Blues)
What A Wonderful...Toots (B) - Remembering the Gentle Baron (Jazz)
White Owl Red (US) - Afterglow (Singer-songwriter - Americana)
Whitney Shay (US) - Stand Up! (Blues - Rhythm 'n Blues)
Witch's Wall (US) - Selftitled (Rock)
Zakiya Hooker (US) - Legacy (Blues)
Zoe Schwarz' Blue Commotion (UK) - Chameleon (Blues - Soul)