American Blues Scene Video Premiere

American Blues Scene premiered the newest video from LIVE FROM THE 805 earlier this week for the song 'Love You So Bad'. You can read about how this song has changed from the original studio recording to how it is…

Onstage with Buddy Guy

The Sugaray Rayford Band was joined onstage in Chicago August, 16th by living legend, Buddy Guy. Buddy got up and sang a song with the band at his world famous blues club, Buddy Guy's Legends. 

This was Alastair's third time…

Jack Kennedy - Rest In Peace

Dear Friends,

It is with a heavy heart that we have to announce that original Alastair Greene Band bass player Jack Kennedy passed away the morning of Tuesday, August 6th from a heart attack at the age of 60.

Jack…

BLUES BLAST NOMINATION: BLUES ROCK ALBUM OF THE YEAR

LIVE FROM THE 805 is turning into "the little live album that could!" We are beyond thrilled that it has been nominated by Blues Blast Magazine for Blues Rock album of the year. This is quite a prestigious acknowledgment from

Blues Music Award Week In Memphis

THE ONLY PLACE TO BE ON Wednesday night in Memphis!!! BratGirlmedia presents: Albert Castiglia's Blues Party On Beale at The Rum Boogie Cafe to benefit Austism Speaks.
Special Guests to include Bobby Rush, Sugaray Rayford, Kenny Neal, Shemekia Copeland, Alastair
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MIKE LEDBETTER

  ____________________ "I’m going to miss my friend, Mike Ledbetter. I didn’t know him as well as some, but I knew him well enough. The Blues world just lost one of its brightest rising stars. Mike was going to be a
Alastair's mastery of traditional blues tunings, slide, string bending, and grooves are as much a part of his foundation as hard driving, rocking energy. ” - Dick Shurman

— Blues Producer and Historian