Australian expert blues guitarist Lloyd Spiegel is back at it with another skin tingling spine sizzling album – Cut And Run, the third and final installment of a trilogy of albums that take its listeners through a story of life, the ups, the downs, and the in-betweens.
‘Cut And Run’ showcases yet again the extreme capabilities and mastery of Lloyds creative mind, delving into delicate realities through his music.
The albums opening track, Any Second Now demands us to open our ears from the get-go with a cool high paced rock/blues track with a twang from another world, making you want to move, get up and get going.
Something has to be said about Lloyds ability to convey a story, better yet, convey his emotions and experiences through his guitar, allowing his listeners to really connect to the story he is telling. The fourth track on the album, Let Your Love Lie Down shows us just how versatile Lloyds music can be, emitting a beautiful sense of peace and tranquility. The vocals are calm, the love is evident and the skin is tingling!
Throughout the album, the listener is treated to an abundance of quality blues that will keep their cravings at bay. Lloyd does not disappoint, his mastery on guitar is always something to behold and ‘Cut And Run’ is no exception, searing riffs and a story to tell.
‘Cut and Run’ is available as pre-sale on iTunes from August 13, and instore on September 3.
Only Blues Music
Reviewed by Alex Lynch