Blackberry Smoke announce new album and release first song from it

Blackberry Smoke have today announced the release of their hotly anticipated new album, You Hear Georgia, on 28 May via 3 Legged Records/Thirty Tigers. The Atlanta-based band have also revealed the a video for the album's title track, which you can watch at the link below. You can also pre-order the album, with a red/yellow … Continue reading Blackberry Smoke announce new album and release first song from it

Gig Review: Blackberry Smoke / The Quaker City Night Hawks – The Telegraph Building, Belfast (6th November 2018)

This was Blackberry Smoke’s first time to play Belfast with The Telegraph Building looking pretty full but first up were The Quaker City Night Hawks. The Texan Quartet have been supporting Blackberry Smoke on all dates of the European tour. Playing a similar style of Southern rock, they kicked off the night's proceedings. The band don’t … Continue reading Gig Review: Blackberry Smoke / The Quaker City Night Hawks – The Telegraph Building, Belfast (6th November 2018)

Album Review: Blackberry Smoke – Find a Light

You’ve got to admire Blackberry Smoke’s work ethic. Constant touring sees them all across America and Europe and somehow they managed to squeeze in recording sessions for another album, barely a year and a half on from the last one. If any band adopted that infamous phrase of “Build it and they will come”, it’s … Continue reading Album Review: Blackberry Smoke – Find a Light

Blackberry Smoke announce UK dates

Blackberry Smoke have announced a UK tour for November. The Atlanta-based southern rockers are set to play the following dates in support of sixth studio album, Find A Light, which is set for release on 6th April via Earache. Frontman/guitarist Charlie Starr tells us: We can't wait to get back to the UK and share … Continue reading Blackberry Smoke announce UK dates

Review: Blackberry Smoke – Like An Arrow

Blackberry Smoke’s last album was definitely a slow-burner and admittedly, I was maybe overly harsh on the review as it really ingrained itself into me over time. There’s some brilliant tunes there, the continually rising Southern rock stars just opted for a softer touch. However, latest album, Like An Arrow goes in the complete opposite … Continue reading Review: Blackberry Smoke – Like An Arrow

Blackberry Smoke announce new album “Like An Arrow”

This should have been up yesterday, but [insert excuse here]. For those who didn't catch the announcement, here's all the blurb and a track to whet your appetite. Atlanta's southern rock sons, Blackberry Smoke have announced their brand new studio album, Like an Arrow. Set for release on 14th October via Earache Records, Like an Arrow … Continue reading Blackberry Smoke announce new album “Like An Arrow”