Welcome to BLUES 247 the online blues radio station broadcasting blues music around the world 24/7. whatever your taste in blues you will find it here.

Welcome to this roundup of new music in at Blues 247. Tracks from all the artists featured here can be heard on the stations playlist.

* Please note that ALL music is played randomly – No printed playlist is generated*


Matt Schofield

Matt’s UK tour starts November 14th. Support comes from Ben Poole.

Check out the website for more info.


Black Magic Johnson (USA)
Walk With You Baby (2014)
Call Me (2012)
Food For Thought (2004)

Three excellent releases from Reggie Britton AKA Black Magic Johnson. Each one well worth checking out.

The albums can be heard and bought from either:
CD Baby: http://www.cdbaby.com/Artist/BlackMagicJohnson
Bandcamp: http://blackmagicjohnson.bandcamp.com/  


Billy Boy Arnold (USA)
The Blues Soul Of (2014)(Stony Plain)

Billy Boy Arnold. Enough said!


Rory Block (USA)
Hard Luck Child (2014)(Stony Plain)

The latest instalment of Rory’s ‘Tribute To’. This one is dedicated to Skip James.

More info and soundbites can be found here: http://www.roryblock.com/Pages/Page%20Links/Hard%20Luck%20Child.htm#hardlucksongs

Magnus Berg (Norway)
Cut Me Loose (2014)

A excellent second release from this 18 year old Norwegian guitar slinger. Backed by a solid band and guest appearance from Kirsten Thien. I’m sure we’ll be hearing much more of him.

You can hear and buy the album here: http://magnusberg.bandcamp.com/releases


Bobby Hurricane Spencer
Hurricane Unleashed (2014)

Bobby’s a new name to me. I was pleasantly surprised listening to this. If you’re in the market for some cool sax music, this could be for you.

The album can be heard and purchased here: http://bobbyhurricane.com/music/


Walin’ Al Walker (Canada)
No Regrets Vol 1

No nonsense Blues/Rock from one of Canada’s leading guitarists. Go on give it a listen.

Mp3’s can be heard/purchased from Walin’s website: http://www.wailinwalker.com/store/

Or if you prefer wavs/flacs you can hear/purchase the album from:

Bandcamp: http://wailinwalker.bandcamp.com/album/no-regrets-volume-1

CD Baby: http://www.cdbaby.com