The Second album by The Blues Rebels was produced by legendary Blues artist Joe Louis Walker, who also makes a guest appearance on the album, singing a duet with Dov Hammer on "Everybody loves my baby" - there are 12 new original Blues Rebels songs here, mixing rock, blues and funk - and even an electronic remix !
The first album by The Blues Rebels contains 14 original songs by Dov Hammer and Andy Watts.Recorded live in the studio, this album captures the incredible power of the Blues Rebels live show, and some soulful original Blues songwriting
"Recorded entirely at historic "Sun" studio in Memphis TN, "The Birthplace of rock'n'roll", CG & The Hammer channel the spirits of all the pioneers of Blues and Rock who made this studio famous, to bring forth their finest songwriting and performance – original Blues-Rock for the 21st century.
To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the band, CG & The Hammer have released their first live album, capturing the energy, virtuosity and soulfulness of their live show! "A band that manages to sound vital and worthy more than any other blues band you'll hear....a celebration...a great new album!" (Ami Friedman, "YNET", 4-star album review)
After two US tours, with an all new lineup, CG & The Hammer return to the studio with 10 new songs, showcasing their special blend of blues, rock and country. Recorded "live in the studio", to capture their dynamic stage energy, this album is "CG & The Hammer at their finest"
After many years of playing and recording with electric Blues bands, I felt a strong urge to return to the root of the blues, to the raw power of acoustic music, to the music that I had started playing at the beginning.
Produced in 2002, the debut album of "CG & The Hammer" - 12 original Blues songs, in a Texas/Chicago style. Now out of print as a CD but available as a download.