Billboard has premiered Boz Scaggs’ new video for “Little Miss Night and Day,” from his 2018 GRAMMY-nominated album, Out Of The Blues
Billboard has premiered Boz Scaggs’ new video for “Little Miss Night and Day,” from his 2018 GRAMMY-nominated album, Out Of The Blues, released July 27, 2018 via Concord Records. Watch the video here.
Known for his passionate and dynamic live performances, the iconic GRAMMY-winning singer/songwriter/guitarist has just added additional dates to his headlining Out Of The Blues tour, including stops at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival on April 27 and the Playboy Jazz Festival on June 9 (full list of dates below). In addition, Scaggs was recently awarded the prestigious Texas Medal of Arts Award (joining a list that includes Willie Nelson, ZZ Top, Kris Kristofferson, Van Cliburn, Lyle Lovett, Ornette Coleman, and T Bone Burnette) by the Governor of Texas.
#1 on the Blues Albums chart for 8 weeks in a row, Out Of The Blues was recently nominated for a GRAMMY Award® in the category of Best Contemporary Blues Album. The album was also met with widespread critical acclaim from Rolling Stone, Billboard, USA Today and beyond. Listen to Scaggs discuss the album on NPR’s Weekend Edition here.
The self-produced Out Of The Blues finds Scaggs revisiting the some of the formative, regional music of his youth. It’s a masterful fusion of classic tracks popularized by Bobby Blue Bland, Jimmy Reed, Magic Sam, and Neil Young, paired with new originals. The album is the finale in Scaggs’ unofficial trilogy, which began with the Steve Jordan-produced albums Memphis and A Fool to Care. The incredible band on the record includes guitarists Doyle Bramhall II, Ray Parker Jr. and Charlie Sexton, bassist Willie Weeks, drummer Jim Keltner, keyboardist Jim Cox.
Critical Acclaim for Out Of The Blues:
“Superior…the blues suits Scaggs” – Associated Press
“A lifetime spent cultivating rock wisdom” – USA Today
“A tour-de-force” – American Songwriter
“Excellent…one of Scaggs’ more sure-footed releases” – All Music
“A smoky atmosphere [with] an all-star backing band” – Rolling Stone
Boz Scaggs Tour Dates
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