Philipp Fankhauser: Swiss Blues With No Holes

Philipp Fankhauser (Funk-howser) is from Switzerland, yep Swiss cheese, yodeling and milk chocolate – Blues, eh not so much. Well whoda thunk it? These cats get it, and lay it out with a feel for the music that reaches out into the audience in a wonderful symbiotic relationship I first met them on the Legendary […]

Assaying the Oxymoronic Nature of the Blues – Shared Knowledge and Some CD Reviews

So we all know (or maybe not) that I took some time off to chill on the hot and sunny shore of South Carolina recently. I had planned on getting some work done, and did – but not in the ‘traditional’ sense of what I do. Meeting new people and getting better acquainted with others […]