They even incorporate other genres into their sound so expect to hear a bluesy
riff or a touch of jazz.
atmosphere will continue on Saturday with local bands Ravens Reign and The Great Flood.
An aspiring composer and son of a Reform rabbi from Worcester, Massachusetts, Klein had taken a traditional Jewish prayer servicecomplete with candle blessing, Kiddush, psalmist meditation and the Sh'maand set it to jazz tunes, from snappy to bluesy
to bossa nova and even modal.
In the middle of the more rock-laden songs came a lovely, almost a capella In A Week; a duet with Hozier's hometown friend Karen Cowley - also one third of the equally bluesy
support act Wyvern Lingo.
The song is a sometimes bluesy
, sometimes jazzy piece of Americana, played with enormous skill but still retaining its rustic sensibility.
Ploughing the bluesy
, psychedelic rock furrow for all that it's worth, the Southampton trio whipped up a real groove, all chunky riffs and spiralling basslines, propelled by Matt Hayward's powerhouse drumming.
Classic rock, bluesy
guitars and plenty of harmonica, but with enough youthful energy to restore your faith in the future of live music.
The water imagery, with its sinuous flow, casual surrealism and dreamlike, ominous quality, underscored by jazz guitarist Bill Frisell's bluesy
, elegiac score, slowly reveals a racial divide eerily similar to the one informing Spike Lee's magisterial Katrina doc "When the Levees Broke:' An art piece, a sociopolitical document and a musical meditation, "Flood" should strike chords with niche audiences.
The singersongwriter with the belting bluesy
voice has returned to the simplicity of her earlier work.
Another album highlight, "That's Just What Happened," is a slinky, bluesy
number that morphs into an upbeat ragtime tune.
rockers The Gav Coulson Group will be tearing up Lockwood pub The Yorkshire Victoria tomorrow (9pm).
Liner notes: Worlds collide with a bang on this wonderfully scruffy version of the Dylan chestnut, which nicks the bluesy
arrangement of the David Bowie classic "The Jean Genie."