"The Shady Bear Sessions" Studio Recordings Are Here!

Listen to and download the new EP, After the Storms, here.

"...the combination of traditional blues with a contemporary sound that makes THP unique"

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Sneak Peek

We like to share our process, here at THP central.  So here's a sneak peek at a tune so new, Marlon and Jasmin are in the very middle of working it out.  We call it "The House of Beauty."  Take a look!


Sunday, March 8, 2015

Blues With Ronnie Earl

Three of the THP five saw Ronnie Earl play B.B. King's last night.  (Ronnie said it was the first time he'd played there.)  The legend played an incredible 2 1/2 hours straight through, doing his signature mixture of instrumentals and vocalist-fronted tunes.  Ronnie's devotion to improvisation created some magical moments of communion and some human moments of miscommunication, but both were wonderful.

Ronnie indulged in another signature move of his--walking through the crowd--where our bassist, Donald, had the opportunity to snap this awesome pic.

As Ronnie said, "peace and love!"

Update: Marlon had a total geek moment over this.  Twitter's existence has been justified:

Monday, March 2, 2015

Dreams Of (Wine And) Roses

Come out and see us at Shrine on Tuesday, March 3rd.  All original blues!  10pm start!