The Story Continues…..
12.21.2016 HAPPY Holidaze and a Bluesy Special
Come Watch Us in your JAMMIES!!!
HAPPY HOLIDAZE from the Allen-Lamun Band!!!
11.6.2016 ANNOUNCING Allen-Lamun Band and Little Laura chosen to play WIB Showcase in Memphis at the IBC’s!!
THURSDAY 2/2/2017 noon Alfred’s on Beale Street!! SWEEEET!!!
5.3.2016 “ON our way to Memphis for the Blues Music Awards – LOOK FOR US! I am Little, and DaveAllen is handsome!!!”
~ Little Laura & DaveAllen
3.29.16 CELEBRATING our CD RE-LEASE AT THE COUNTRY, Nashville
Went to Memphis for IBC Week – had a blast there!!! Laura was interviewed by the Women In Blues on Wednesday at the Rum Boogie, we supported Eight O’Five Jive, Markey Blue, Hector Achondo and Bridget Kelly Band in the competition, hung out at the Galaxie Showcase and the Women In Blues Showcase, and generally worked our new record and definitely schmoozed and boozed!
12.22.2015 HAPPY HOLIDAZE!!!!!
Our Scenic Holiday Video Card just for you! Click above for our latest new song,
“SANTA ALL YEAR” –
it’s rockin’ the North Pole right now!!!
Hear a tune from this upcoming record on VOLUME 9 of the “Keepin’ The Blues Alive” Compilation – on the Mary4Music label – pictures soon. It is “Santa All Year” and it rocks. Click the image to go there and listen!
Making A Record in Music City!!!
The second album from the Allen-Lamun band is in production now in Nashville – see below for details – but let us just say…IT IS FUNKY!!! ALL ORIGINALS.!
CURRENTLY recording at The Colemine in Nashville – with amazing Nashville musicians: Funkmaster Randy Coleman on bass, Rippin’ Kenne Cramer on guitar, Wizardly Jake Hill on B3 and piano, Groovemaster Dave Allen on drums – and special guests, Nashville Greats Larry Van Loon and Donnie Miller! We are 8 songs in – and it is FUNKY and BADASS!!!
Our most recent CD, All In The Numbers, is garnering attention and airplay all over the world – most notably in Capetown, South Africa, Australia, Barcelona, Argentina, Holland, the UK, and on the King Biscuit Time radio show from Helena, Arkansas with the legend “Sunshine” Sonny Payne.
Summer 2015 Been Jamming a lot with some of the Greatest Musicians ever!! Music City is no joke –
HERE ARE SOME
SUPER SHOTS FROM
THE BLUES MUSIC AWARDS MAY 2015
5.08.15 MOVING FORWARD ON THE NEXT RECORD……searching for Nashville Session and Live Players for Recording!
5.01.15 STOKED TO BE INCLUDED!!
We are TRACK 3 on VOLUME 8 of the Mary4Music “Keeping the Blues Alive” CD – available May 2015 in time for the BMA’s!!!
The tune is “Half of Me” and it ROCKS!!
MAYDAY MAYDAY we moved to Music City! LOVING NASHVILLE!
4.22.2015 Happy Earth Day!!!
Our early work All In The Numbers garnered international airplay and put us on the map…or the GLOBE, more literally!
Hit #3 on the Blues Chart!!!
AND – All in the Numbers was #25
and trending upwards on the
TOP 50 Album Chart Internationally on Airplay Direct!!
4.20.15 Got a great review from Barcelona – and airplay all April 2015 on La Hora Del Blues, in SPAIN!! see BUZZ
ANNOUNCING VOLUME SIX!! “Never Know Blues” is track # 9 and it is already speeding up the Airplay Direct Blues Chart!! WE LOVE Mary4Music and the Blewzzman! Thanks for including one of our tunes on this great CD! Click on the image to listen.
8.23.14 Had a SUPER Interview with Marc Applegate on KUNC Radio on his 9 O’Clock Blues Show, Saturday night, Aug. 23rd! Here’s a link to his great blues show, on which he featured our record and several interviews, for a 25-minute segment! He is wonderful! Show is great, too!
The latest “Keeping The Blues Alive” Vol. 5 record from Mary4Music is # 5 on the Airplay Direct Blues Chart!
Our song “Delta Dream” is track number 6 and we will have another tune featured on the next compilation!
You can click the record cover above to listen to the
whole compilation album!
7.19.14 LAURA recently made her HARMONICA debut in the band during a duo gig – it was hilarious – but she’s gonna get after it for these duo/trio performances! I don’t think Charlie Musselwhite needs to worry….
5.3.14 Headed to Memphis for the Blues Music Awards Week Extravagaza!! MAY 2014
Our latest record continues to get great USA & INTERNATIONAL airplay – click on “LISTEN NOW” to hear it! And check out some great Blues Radio stations in our links where we can be heard!
Our music is being heard around the world! “Long John Blues” is in permanent rotation on Gustavo Rozenberg’s “Good Time Blues Radio Show” from BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – and also on “TOPBLUES” with Terry O’ from Tucson, AZ – and now also playing in Italy, Denmark, Holland, and Australia!
2.28.14 The Awesome Gary Grainger played “Long John Blues” and “Delta Dream” on his great Blues Radio Show in the UK!! WE are so stoked!! Check out his show, it is GREAT!!!
Now listed on Mary4Music.com under Blues Bands – this website is amazing and has so many resources for musicians! In their words: “Since 1998, Your Internet Portal for Blues and Indie Music Links, Musician’s Resources, Band Links, Club & Festival Listings, CD Reviews and Music Gifts.” Check them out!
On KEVIN BEALE’s “Blues On the Marsh” show live AND On his podcast to 5 different countries!!! WE LOVE this show!
www.channelradio.co.uk Blues on the Marsh 7pm Fridays UK time
www.channelradio.co.uk Blues on the Marsh 7pm Friday
10.4.13 FROM THE BLUES FOUNDATION:
This Week In Membership
10/4/13 – This was a big week for musician renewals! Thanks for renewing Steve Miller, Derek Trucks, Susan Tedeschi, Marcia Ball, Johnny Rawls, Hawkeye Herman, JT Lauritsen, Thornetta Davis and Niecie. We also had a few KBA recipients who renewed: Joseph Rosen (2002 Art/Photography), Blues Festival Guide (2006 Print Media), Karen Leipziger (2007 Publicist), Fred Litwin/Northern Blues (2008 Record Label) and Betsie Brown/Blind Raccoon (2009 Publicist).
9/27/13 – This week we will start with our new members. Welcome to The Blues Foundation: Dave Allen, Laura Lamun, Leah Treppel,Gerald Jakala, John Dahlgren, Ray Smith, Douglas Perry, Tracey Savein, Matthew Grinnell, and Abigail Treppel! Our Corporate members who renewed this week were Free Spirit Productions, Inc., Music Maker Relief Foundation and Electro-Fi Records. Our musician members who renewed were Brad Vickers, Reba Russell, and Terry Gillespie. Eric Steiner, President of the Washington Blues Society, renewed his membership as did Blues Supporter and musician, Les Kurts. Thanks to all who joined or renewed this week!