Released on 2nd June 2023 out on Blue Crawfish Records / Ipojuke records. The title of the album refers to the recordings made with few resources, since Joanatan is a music producer he decided to record in the DIY concept, even before the pandemic he started the composition and recording process, which lasted until recently. All this with a lot of inspiration and creativity with musical ingredients that gave even more consistency to what is expected from the blues, in addition to ingredients such as rock, soul, cajun, boogie, and other elements, which have already made great albums of the genre famous in the world.
Joanatan, who was already a fan of Elvis Presley and the rock n roll of the 1950s, has his first direct contact with blues while still a teenager when he brought his first blues record in the early 1990s.Around the same time, he discovered the LP “Still Got The Blues” by Gary Moore and names sush as Ronnie Earl, Buddy Guy, Albert King and Otis Rush forming the quintessence of Joanatan Richard’s blues influences.
Cheap Blues Sessions was produced, arranged, recorded, and mixed by Joanatan Richard at Juke House Studios in Caruaru.PE, between 2016-2023 Except
Special Guests: Nettos guitar recorded by himself at Blue Crawfish Records Studio; Josi’s vocals and Neil Arnold’s slide guitar recorded at Neil’s home studio; Carlinhos Pompom’s Musette recorded at CPA Studios by himself.
Mastered by Netto Rockfeller at Blue Crawfish Records in São Carlos-SP.
Joanatan Richard-Vocals, electric & acoustic guitars, keyboard, bass, drums & percussion.
Valmir Neto Tenor Sax
Buddy Samps-Baritone Sax
Official Website: www.jrichard.com.br