On Thursday night, July 7, 2016, at Monteith River Park, in Albany, Oregon, where they’ve been having free summer concerts for the past 30 years, Samantha Fish was the headliner. I made plans to attend the concert, since Albany is less than 20 miles by the Interstate 5 freeway. It wasn’t supposed to rain, but […]
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Wild Heart is the latest release from blues musician Samantha Fish. In this far-reaching work, Fish gives the listener a taste of outlaw country, carefully meted out amidst a smattering of blues-inspired tracks.
One might recall Samantha Fish as the winner of the 2012 Blues Music Awards’ Best New Artist Debut category for her 2011 breakout album Runaway. Perhaps her name rings a bell from the work she put into the Girls With Guitars trio alongside Cassie Taylor and Dani Wilde. Even still, blues fans will likely remember […]
Samantha Fish’s debut album Runaway has all the elements a great blues album should have. The album begins with “Down in the Swamp,” which immediately hits with driving blues guitar riffs and Fish’s unique vocal style. The title track “Runaway,” continues with more blues guitar riffs while Fish gives the listener a taste of her […]