Seek out a better experience, upgrade to a full membership! (Learn more)
 News Rock 20/10/2018

Australian Blues/Rock Guitarist Hamish Anderson Announces New Video "No Good"!

Video news

Our news in your mail

* indicates required
News frequency *


New York, NY (Top40 Charts) Australia-born, blues-rock artist Hamish Anderson announces his new video, 'No Good' with a premiere on Billboard , who deems Anderson as a 'singer, songwriter and guitar hero.' The track, which debuted on Relix Magazine, was selected for Spotify's Official 'Nu Blues' playlist. Hamish's new single 'No Good' picks up where Trouble (2016) left off - featuring heavier rock sounds & produced by 7x Grammy winner Jim Scott (Tom Petty, Tedeschi Trucks) with drummer Johnny Radelat (Gary Clark Jr), bassist Chris Bruce (Meshell Ndegeocello) and organist Jerry Borge (Jonathan Wilson).

Hamish spoke with premiere partner, Billboard's renowned writer, Gary Graff, about the new video, explaining: 'My previous videos had been very story driven, so for this video I wanted to strip it all back to just what it feels like when we're performing. I was influenced by imagery from the late 70s videos of The Rolling Stones (really from Some Girls/Emotional Rescue era) where it was them playing in NYC industrial warehouse-style environments. Super stark-- and really all about the band performing. In general, we wanted to play more with lighting and movement overall. I got really lucky to work with a great team and we all felt that the energy and the vibe of the song was truly captured in the video.'

Already praised by NPR, Billboard, American Songwriter, KCRW, Relix Magazine, among other tastemakers, Glide Magazine raves about Hamish, 'The young guitarist is a true talent ...we can expect big things from him in the coming years.'

Receiving heavy rotation on numerous radio stations globally (including KCRW, WBJB, KCSN and WEXT), Anderson has appeared at acclaimed music festivals in US, Canada and Europe- including Firefly, Mountain Jam, Summerfest, High Sierra, Telluride Blues Fest, Ottawa Blues Fest, SXSW, Echo Park Rising, Grolsch Festival, Moulin Blues and BottleRock Napa.

Hamish wrapped 2017 by being featured as a Taco Bell 'Feed the Beat' ' artist and after a month on KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic', his single, a ballad called 'U", was profiled on NPR Music's Heavy Rotation' along with his entire album, Trouble. 'U' reached the Top 5 Tracks' of the Week and was also debuted on 'Best of Week ' playlist on Apple Music' in Australia & Japan. His debut album, 'Trouble' was released to stellar reviews, with Anderson being named a Top 10 Best New Artists in 2016'- by Yahoo! Music'. It's first single, the title track 'Trouble,' is still on Spotify's Blues & Roots Rock Official 'playlist two years after it's release. Likewise, Songpickr', a premiere Spotify playlist curator, included the album 'Trouble' as one of the Top 50 Albums of 2016. Anne Litt acknowledged on NPR the fact the album has been out for over a year (admitting 'yes, I slept on it' ), but also labeled 'Trouble ' as 'an album for the ages'.'

Hamish Anderson openly counts as his influences guitar players and songwriters from 'Robert Johnson' 'and 'BB King' '(Anderson was the last artist to open for King before he passed) to Bob Dylan and Tom Petty'. Anderson has also shared the stage with Drive By Truckers, The Rides (featuring Stephen Stills, Kenny Wayne Shepherd and Barry Goldberg), Robert Cray, Los Lobos, Low Cut Connie and Vintage Trouble.

NOTABLE PRESS MENTIONS:

"No Good'"a pounding rocker that recalls Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers at their most defiant and boasts some lightning-strike guitar work from Anderson." -Relix

'an album for the ages.' - NPR Music's Heavy Rotation' (Anne Litt, KCRW)

"Timeless & classic" - Jason Kramer, KCRW

Top 10 Best New Artists of 2017 '" Yahoo! Music

'He elaborated his sound on his full-length debut, 'Trouble.' On it, gorgeous tunes and tight guitar lines surround a voice of husky distinction.' '" Yahoo! Music

'Mellow, raw and dreamy. His rock ballad 'U' ...highlights Hamish's buttery blues vocal that melts with subdued guitar rhythms like havarti on pretty much anything'¦With an output like this, Hamish should have no doubt about the career he chose, he is truly a unique voice in a time that caters to synths and pop.' '" Culture Collide

'Trouble puts Anderson in a category with predecessors like Clapton and Richards, guys who slip comfortably between rock and blues songs.' '" Rock Cellar Magazine

'Australian Hamish Anderson is being hailed in many corners as 'the next big thing' in blues-rock'¦Watch out for him.' '" Elmore Magazine

"Venturing into reverb-laden 60s psychedelia, hazy blues club jams, and gritty slide guitar rock, Anderson pays glimmering homage to his string-bending heroes like Keith Richards and B.B. King on [Trouble].' '" East of 8th






Most read news of the week
Monty Python Meets Bohemian Rhapsody - Your Introduction To Captain Of The Lost Waves
Daddy Yankee, T.I., Janet Jackson, Steve Aoki And Many More Artists Bring Their Music To Life In Beat Fever Music Festival
Billie Eilish Releases New Track "When The Party's Over"; Surpasses More Than 2.5 Billion Combined Global Streams
New Music From Post Malone & Swae Lee - "Sunflower (Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse)" Available Now
Pop Icon Britney Spears To Launch New Residency At Park Theater In Las Vegas February 2019
95.5 The Lou Welcomes Gladys Knight With Special Guest Peabo Bryson Live At The Fabulous Fox Theatre Today
South By Southwest Music Festival Announces First Wave Of Artists
Thom Yorke - Open Again: Fourth Track Released In Advance Of Suspiria (Music For The Luca Guadagnino Film)
Abe Mac's "Crazy" Is Romantic Red Dirt Country At Its Finest
Pre-Order International Phenomenon Kris Wu's Debut Album 'Antares' Now
Atrexial: Third Show Added To Japan Tour W/Gorgoroth, Samael And Sigh, Performance Video From Sanan Metal Days Available!
Serena Ryder Releases Her Jazz-Inspired Holiday Album "Christmas Kisses"
Lil Yachty Shares New Album Nuthin' 2 Prove Out Now
Pre-World War II Bluesman Henry Townsend's 190 Album 'Μule' To Be Reissued By Omnivore On Dec. 14th.
Vegan Producer/Multi-Instrumentalist Lavender Fields Heads Out On Tour And Plants Lavenders, Promotes Sustainable Practices




© 2001-2019
top40-charts.com (S4)
about | advertise | site map
contact | privacy
Page gen. in 0.0131011 secs // 4 () queries in 0.008519172668457 secs
Top40-Charts.com
Members Area
Register or login with just your e-mail address

A validation link will be sent to your e-mail. The link will expire in 15'.
Latest charts


Support Top40-Charts.com
Free for everyone, funded by music lovers -> Find out how