Age Limit: 21+ Details: Spinning records at the Deep Blues Fest!! http://deepbluesfest.com/
Bob Reuter Birthday Show
Sounds Like: Black Diamond Heavies, Papa Lightfoot, Iggy And The Stooges, Howlin' Wolf - Fans, Otis Spann
Label: Alive Records
Bio: If James Leg’s record sounds uncannily like the guy who sings for the Black Diamond Heavies it’s because he’s John Wesley Myers of that same band. Solitary Pleasure dips into common musical paint pots (bluesy keyboards, greasy soul and raucous garage), mixes in a bit more pop and splatters the lo...See Full Bio
Playing tonight at El Lenador in St.Louis w/ Bob Reuter's Alley Ghost!
“Solitary Pleasure gives Leg the opportunity to tap the breaks. As tempos grind down, melodies long held underground rub their tired eyes in the light of day, and Leg seems to revel in the freedom afforded by this, showing greater emotion and ambition than one might believe based solely on his output with BDH. Nobody’s Fault is an almost disturbingly poignant number that pert near finds Leg sniffing radio fare, and could have easily slipped onto Waits’ Closing Time or Warren Zevon’s self-titled record without drawing fire.”