|Steve Lury @ Luscher&Matiesen in Tallinn. Phone pic by Andres Roots.|
At the band's Luscher&Matiesen show in Tallinn on June 2nd, the line-up for the upcoming Ugriblues festival was announced: Black River Bluesman & Bad Mood Hudson (FIN), Famous Boogiemen (FIN), Devil Box (FIN), The Rude Grooves (EST/AUS), Aapo Ilves (EST), MOduo (EST), Rääma Blue (EST) and - yes - Andres Roots Roundabout (EST). The free festival will take place in Toompea on August 1.-4. and ARR are on August 2nd.
Andres' reviews of the new Jack White album and Mud Morganfield's debut are now online: the original English versions are available via Blueswebzine.com - Jack White and Mud Morganfield - and Finnish translations by Pasi Tuominen via Blues-Finland.com - Jack and Mud. Esa Kuloniemi's interview with Andres is due in the upcoming issue of Finland's Blues News magazine.