Healey, Jeff / Mess Of Blues
Album:Mess Of Blues Collection:Blues
Artist:Healey, Jeff Added:Apr 2008
Label:Ruf Records 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2008-04-06 Pull Date:2008-06-08 Charts:Blues
Week Ending:May 4Apr 27Apr 13

Recent Airplay
1.Jan 26, 2023:Traditions
The Weight
4.Dec 10, 2008:Bathysphere Blues
How Blue Can You Get
2.May 18, 2018:Traditions
Like A Hurricane
5.May 03, 2008:blues with a feelin
Sugar Sweet
3.May 25, 2012:Mean Mistreatin' Mamas (and other tales of woe)
Sittin' On Top Of The World
6.May 01, 2008:Sunshine ... in the Afternoon
How Blue Can You Get

Album Review
The Byrd of Paradise
Reviewed 2008-04-25 
Longtime, life-long, all around serious electric guitar playin', singin' Canadian. Just passed away - 3/08. This is his last record. All blues, unapologetic guitar til' you drop. Very well donw. Live, serious singin' and tuff small band--oohh shit!!!

1. Serious "Dallas, Texas" guitar walk
2. Classic slow guitar blues - B.B.
3. Funky boogaloin' Muddy classic
4. Good time swampy classic, vocals by bass player
5. Lazy loping rock classic, sweet ballad
6. Tribute to early Elvis - easy rockin'
7. Uptempo boogie jump - rockabilly vocals
8. Bluesified rock ballad
9. Slow guitar tour-de-force on Howlin' Wolf classic
10. Swingin up/midtempo jump blues. Tribute to Big Joe Turner

Track Listing
1.I'm Torn Down 6.Mess O' Blues
2.How Blue Can You Get 7.It's Only Money
3.Sugar Sweet 8.Like A Hurricane
4.Jambalaya 9.Sittin' On Top Of The World
5.The Weight 10.Shake, Rattle And Roll