Eric Bibb

For fans of:Keb' Mo', Buddy Guy, Joe Bonamassa
Eric Bibb’s new CD for Stony Plain may well be one of the most important roots music albums of recent years. Not only does it cross genres — folk, gospel-infused acoustic blues, and down-home country — but it offers a sound steeped in the rural Louisiana where it was recorded. It also offers the spirit of hope and optimism in difficult times, in a friendly, warm-hearted and generous manner. To find your way though these darker days, he seems to say, you have to dig — as the album title says — “Deeper in the Well.” "Music is more than a style or a fashion It’s bout the swing, the soul an; the passion If I feel it — that’s good enough for me" — Eric Bibb. And it’s more than excellent enough for the rest of us.