A supergroup can be a tricky thing. Actually, any collection of critically recognized talent – whether it’s in film, music, art, etc. – has the potential to veer into disaster as egos clash and stylistic differences wrestle for dominance. It’s the reason culture critics and consumers react with caution when one such project is announced: […]
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Supertrio the Rides – Stephen Stills, Kenny Wayne Shepherd and Barry Goldberg – return May 6 with Pierced Arrow, their first release since their debut album Can’t Get Enough tapped into Blues Rock Review’s Top 20 Albums of 2013. Like Can’t Get Enough, Pierced Arrow is a mixture of originals (like the Stills-penned single “Virtual World”) […]
Kenny Wayne Shepherd takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and sends out challenges to Joe Bonamassa, Zakk Wylde, and Jonny Lang.
While 2013 was certainly filled with some fine releases (see Blues Rock Review’s Top 20 Albums of 2013), 2014 has the potential to be a seriously great year for blues rock. Many premier artists are expected to release new albums this year. With several anticipated releases on the way, we let you know which artists […]
Kenny Wayne Shepherd appeared on Brent Smith and Zach Myers’ (Shinedown) new EP, Smith & Meyers, to perform an acoustic version of “Blue on Black.” The duo released a music video with Shepherd and the EP featuring the track was released today on iTunes.
Kenny Wayne Shepherd has been a mainstay on the blues rock scene for years and now is a part of the newly formed supergroup The Rides, featuring Stephen Stills and Barry Goldberg. We caught up with Shepherd to discuss how the group came about, The Rides’ debut album Can’t Get Enough, touring, the upcoming Kenny […]
Stills, Shepherd, & Goldberg Form Blues Rock Supergroup “The Rides,” Debut Album Set For August Release
No stranger to top flight musical partnerships, legendary singer-songwriter and Buffalo Springfield/CSN/CSN&Y principal Stephen Stills unites with fellow guitar slinger Kenny Wayne Shepherd and venerable Electric Flag keyboardist Barry Goldberg to form the new all-star blues-rock group The Rides. The multi-generational outfit’s debut album, Can’t Get Enough, is set for CD, digital, and vinyl release […]