As part of participating on the Legendary Rhythm and Blues Cruise, Elvin Bishop, led the Raisin’ Hell Revue. This writer suspects this was modeled on the Legendary Rhythm and Blues Revue that Tommy Castro fronted and featured several artists in addition to Castro and enabled greater exposure for some of what were perhaps lesser known acts to the Blues Cruisers. Delta Groove has just issued Elvin Bishop’s Raisin’ Hell Revue, from performances on the Cruise.
Saxophonist and vocalist Terry Hanck has been part of the San Francisco Bay area blues scene for several decades, including a lengthy association with Elvin Bishop. He, in fact, is part of Bishop's Raisin' Hell Revue that had a CD o... Read Post
TOMMY CASTRO (AND OTHERS) “The Legendary Rhythm & Blues Revue” (Alligator Records ALCD 4043) Produced by Tommy Castro and Bruce Iglauer, this album is a mixture of live performances on the Legendary Blues Cruise of 2010 and on a tou... Read Post