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Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears
Scandalous

Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears - Scandalous

Joe Lewis is stuffed into a van with his six bandmates, as they hurtle across Texas to a gig. Most of the guys are sleeping now, content in the knowledge they've just made the record of their lives. All killer, no filler, the fittingly titled, take-no-prisoners Scandalous - once again produced by Jim Eno, moonlighting from his main gig as Spoon's drummer - is a churning slab of rock & roll, blues and funk, laced with a double shot of 100-proof punkitude.

Like his forebears, Lewis writes from direct, often bitter experience with unflinching veracity. The songs of Scandalous are littered with the debris of age-old issues: hard times and one-night stands, lying and cheating, redemption and revenge. Gritty, raunchy and real, his music is not for the squeamish, but experiencing it fully can be genuinely cathartic.

Deluxe LP Package includes 6 Bonus Tracks and the standard album on CD.

TAGS: Blues | R&B | Soul

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FEATURED TRACK

"Booty City"

TRACK LISTING

  1. 1. Livin' In The Jungle
  2. 2. I'm Gonna Leave You
  3. 3. Booty City
  4. 4. Black Snake
  5. 5. She's So Scandalous
  6. 6. Messin'
  7. 7. Mustang Ranch
  8. 8. You Been Lyin'
  9. 9. Ballad Of Jimmy Tanks
  10. 10. Since I Met You Baby
  11. 11. Jesus Took My Hand

Upcoming Tour Dates

  • May 24
    Oklahoma City, OK, US Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears with Amasa Hines at 89th Street Collective
  • May 25
    Wichita, KS, US Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears with Amasa Hines at Wave - Indoor
  • May 26
    Kansas City, MO, US Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears with Amasa Hines at Knucklehead's Saloon
  • May 28
    Lincoln, NE, US Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears with Amasa Hines at Bourbon Theatre
  • May 30
    Fort Collins, CO, US Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears with Amasa Hines at Washington's
  • May 31
    Eagle, CO, US Bonfire Block Party 2019
  • Jun 01
    Salt Lake City, UT, US Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears with Amasa Hines at Urban Lounge
  • Jun 02
    Boise, ID, US Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears with Amasa Hines at Neurolux
  • Jun 04
    Portland, OR, US Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears with Amasa Hines at Mississippi Studios
  • Jun 05
    Eugene, OR, US Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears with Amasa Hines at WOW Hall
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