Did you know? STEVIE RAY VAUGHAN is alive... The Swiss Blues Band plays
the Power Blues like there's no tomorrow».
The album reads like The Who-is-who of blues! That is the way the first
full-blown album of the BLUES BALLS can be described.
Unknown prehistoric songs of blues (for example the theme song “Playing
on me” by Albert King) or classics like
“Before you accuse me” are wrapped in an idiosyncratic arrangement while
still rendered with a real genuine expression.
The three musicians produced the new album themselves!
The experienced trio plays blues in a wide range from ancient days to
yesterday – and all this with tomorrow’s groove. The sound by BLUES
BALLS hits you with inexpressible drive and attacks all your senses.
The Czech guitarist and vocalist Jan Bukacek ventures with each gig to
hang in the groove of Thomas Elsasser (bass) and Sascha Jaeggi (drums)
without losing anything of his absolutely authentic performance. These
three thoroughbred musicians truly live the blues – even off-stage – and
therefore tremendously stand out from the crowd of the one-hit wonder
The band celebrates a sound which blends “electrifying Chicago Blues” à
la Albert Collins, Memphis Sound by
Albert King and Tex-Mex by
Stevie Ray Vaughan. The brand
new CD “Playing on me” contains a variety of true pearls from different
The name of the band stands for the performance: They’ve got balls