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Sounds Like: Allman Brothers Band, Gov't Mule, Jimi Hendrix, Cold Blue Water, The Doors
Bio: Cold Blue Water is Humboldt's newest original rock and blues band celebrating their debut CD with some of the best musicians in the business. Local guitarist/singer/songwriter Andy Bs (pronounced B-S) is joined by drummer Ty Dennis of the legendary Doors (Manzarek-Krieger), top LA "studio and ses...See Full Bio
“Cold Blue Water California’s Cold Blue Water is led by the amazing ax man Andy Bs. Their self-produced five-song blues-jam-jazz-rock mash-up steered by Andy Bs’ wonderful electric blues leading, is a right-in-the-pocket masterstroke. “Catfish Blooz” opens, a slow bluesy number, with big loud guitar, cool sly organ from Mike Finnigan and neat, nasty vocal. This is naughty, bluesy, ode-to-sex great stuff. It sets a slinky mood and shows off Finnigan’s thick organ with bassist Brad Cummings and drummer Ty Dennis locked and loaded. “Da Doodle” pops. It’s pure country blues funk, with the horns (Don Hammerstedt’s trumpet especially) and of course Andy Bs making the whole concoction cook. This time it is Brian Swislow on an inspired B3 and subtle movements from Cummings that lift the instrumental to wild heights. “So High” just wails, the band of Cummings, Finnigan (who takes some vocals here) and Dennis on drums allowing Andy Bs to show off what could be his ”