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‘Of These Lands ‘ John Alexander – Album of the Week 10th June 2017


Album of the Week John Alexander’s ‘Of These Lands ‘



John Alexander – ‘Dustbowl Blues with a Glasgow Kick’
John is a renowned performer from sell out shows at The Fringe in Edinburgh to the Clubs and hubs of venues around the country , John brings you this new album of songs from his recent travels around the globe from Tibet to Tarbert with his rich blues voice painting the picture.

Recent Reviews

“Glaswegian Alexander’s lilting acoustic blues are inspired by his troubadour travels around the world. Careworn tunes and his dust-choked voice give a timeless feel to his songs.” Q Magazine

“Guitar-country and Delta blues styles knowledgeably tempered with folk picking.. I could go on, but its far better you discover these delights for yourself; this is superb” Rock N Reel

“..to focus on a song and to relate words, music and identity. John Alexander does this with some ease” -IAIN ANDERSON BBC Radio Scotland

“say a prayer of thanks that there are still musicians like John Alexander around to remind us of the unstoppable power of real music”

‘Of These Lands’ Tracks :

  1. Meet Me Where The River Flows
  2. A Little Daylight
  3. Used To Be A Friend Of Mine
  4. Hold On
  5. All My Angels Have Fallen
  6. Don’t Fail Me
  7. Take The Blame
  8. Seven Cold Curses
  9. Hallowed Ground
  10. Who Why When
  11. This Side Or The Other

Gigs :-
June 15 Thurs –  Admiral Bar – Glasgow

Previous Album releases:-
Rain for Sale 2013
Rough Custs  2009
Waiting for Now 2004


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