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"I Always Turn The Blues On" Is Now Available!

Official release date for the new CD is August 1st!! Check out the cool new songs right here on Reverbnation. Radio will be serviced soon, so stay tuned!


The Summer Blues Festival season is here, and we are honored to be part of two great blues festivals this July. On Sunday, July 3 we will be at the Vacaville Blues Festival in central California, which runs Saturday July 2 through Sunday July 3. This festival has a great lineup every year, and we are proud to be on at 5 PM Sunday just prior to the great Tommy Castro band. At the end of the month on Saturday July 30 at Noon, we will be kicking off the day at the Blues and Bones Festival in Angels Camp, CA later to join in a jam with the evening performers Chris Cain and Dennis Jones. Serious blues fireworks coming on next month!!!

Woman On A Mission

The new album out by Val Starr & the Blues Rocket is titled "Woman On A Mission" and includes 12 tracks plus the bonus track "Spending Christmas With The Blues". Get your copy at http://www.valstarr.com and tell your friends!

Val Starr's Blues On The Patio

What a great year of Blues On The Patio! Started with Coco Montoya, then the illustrious Dennis Jones followed by the bay area's EC Scott! We brought the Georgia Songbird, EG Kight out to Sactown, then Kaye Bohler tore up the stage. The grand finale will be Daniel Castro on Sat Oct 17. Great end to the summer series! See you on the Patio!

Val Starr & The Blues Rocket Releases "Cool Ride"

We just finished recording, mixing and releasing our brand new CD "Cool Ride" featuring 11 original songs. We feature many amazing local Sacaramento Blues musician, including Russ Skarsten, the keyboardist for Mick Martin and the Blues Rockers. The Cd will be available to buy via the Reverbnation store today!