blues-rockers and winners of the 2012 and 2016 Dutch
Blues Foundation Award for Best Dutch Blues Band , The
Juke Joints have been setting fire to international stages
for no less than 34 (!) years. Last year alone they set stages
on fire in, amongst others, Spain, Norway, Switzerland and
at the Harvest
Time Blues Festival in Ireland.
all those gigs they wrote songs together for their follow-up
for the 'Going to Chicago' CD they have recorded in Chicago
with producer Ronnie
Baker Brooks and 'guests' Eddy
'The Chief' Clearwater and Ana
new CD 'Heart on Fire' (European release by Continental
Records at the end of Januari 2015 ) contains 10 infectious
Juke Joints originals.
Ross classic "Cat's Squirrel" and crowd favourite-to-be
"Funny Little Valentine", penned by Australian
rockabilly singer/guitarist Louis
King, receive the passionate, greasy Juke Joints treatment
and seamlessly fit in the coherence of the album.
this 9th studio album The Juke Joints have like never before
succeeded in translating the steamingly hot energy of their
live shows into a brilliant studio sound.
The American Blues Underground Network has chosen the Heart
on Fire CD as Best European Bluesrock CD !
In April 2017 the new CD Crossroads un&plugged,
was released, live recorded for the bluesprogram
of BRTO Radio in Bergen op Zoom , together with the Australian
gitarist Lloyd Spiegel as special guest.
Juke Joints played festival and club shows in Ireland, Engeland,
Latvia, France, Sweden, Norway, Germany, Switserland, Austria,
USA and shared stages with the best that blues has to offer:
Kim Wilson, Buddy Guy, Walter Trout, Rod Piazza & the
Mighty Flyers, The Paladins, The Nighthawks, Bonnie Raitt,
Sonny Landreth, Roomful of Blues, George Thorogood, Little
Charlie & the Nightcats, Johnny Winter, Alvin Lee, Bernard
Allisson, Joe Bonamassa......
Kempe - Lead Vocal / Drums
'Boogie Mike' Staat - Guitar
Boy v.d. Broek - Harmonica
/ Vocal / Accordion
Korpershoek - Bass / Vocal
T 0113 649673 www.continental.nl