Living Blues (1-2/91) - "...a fine album and a strong introduction to Carol Fran and Teddy Reynolds."
The first in a Black Top Records series of albums focusing on blues artists from the Gulf Coast region.
Liner Note Author: Hammond Scott.
Recording information: Arlyn Studios, Austin, TX (03/1989); Southlake Studios, Metairie, LA (03/1989); Sugar Hill Studios, Houston, TX (03/1989); Arlyn Studios, Austin, TX (11/1989); Southlake Studios, Metairie, LA (11/1989); Sugar Hill Studios, Houston, TX (11/1989).
Contemporary Texas and Louisiana blues come from four artists deserving wider attention. Carol Fran, Joe "Guitar" Hughes, and Grady Gaines each contribute two cuts, with four from Teddy Reynolds. Fran and Reynolds are the highlights, and each deserve their own full releases. ~ Niles J. Frantz