2004 releases available from No Cover:
This list covers the 16 CD's we released in 2004 our most productive year ever! (for a complete list of No Cover CD's go to the CD'S YOU CAN BUY section of this website)
16. September's Release: After a 3 year search we have located one of the Detroit Bluesmen that we have always wanted to capture on tape (Living only 3 miles from No Cover's Straight Ahead Studios)....Billy Davis has finished recording Blue Teardrops (NCP053) for the No Cover label. We are honored to work with Billy who played and recorded with the great Hank Ballard & The Midnighters for 25 years and also gave guitar lessons to the greatest guitarist of all time...none other than Jimi Hendrix!
13. 14. & 15. August's Three New Releases: Motor City Josh has a new No Cover release titled "Blue Collar Bluesman" this is the new band from Chicago backing up Josh on a 14 song effort with 11 of the songs never having been released before! We are also re-issuing Josh's "Stringer Full Of Blues" And "Live From The Road" CD's. This means All of Josh's CD's are once again available on the No Cover Label!!
12. July's Release: The Bonzai Bob's Blues Bash recording went very well. The Compilation we have released from the 2 day event includes 1 track from each of the following bands: Buck 'N The System, Chris Canas, Paul Miles, Jonathan Lane's Detroit Blues Conspiracy, "Monster" Chucks BBQ'D Blues Band, Motor City Josh & The Big Three, Wall Of Denial, The Whoodoo Band, Little Leon & The Detroit Gang, The Groove Kings, and Miss Cathy Davis & The Soul Searchers
11. July's Second Release: The Best of Heatstock '03 CD is now available! The Compilation we have released from the 2 day event includes 1 track from each of the following bands: R.J.'s Rhythm Rockers, 32:20 Blues Band, Lucas, The Kooler Kings, and Long Black Sedan, and 2 songs each from Motor City Josh & The Big Three, and Miss Cathy Davis & The Soul Searchers
10. June's Release: After being a sideman on countless projects Jeff Grand has released his first solo CD Therapy (NCP037). This is available now but due to the fact that Jeff is performing with Uncle Kracker the release party date is not set. check back here for info on the party.
8. & 9. May's Releases: Ben Moore & The Blues Express have signed on with No Cover. We have re-issued the band's first two releases "Live Blues" and "Funky Blues" Ben's association with No Cover pre-dates the start of the company to when president Mike Boulan used to do live sound for the band in the early 90's. The Express is starting a brand new project too - so look for it here!
7. April's Release: Jeff Maylin has a new CD available on No Cover Titled "Satori In Blue" with 12 songs 11 of which are originals
6. March's release: A new CD from the Heatstock Festival titled "Best of Heatstock Vol. #2"
5. February's Release: The Whoodoo Band has released "Bringin' Home The Blues" A 12 song project that features all original songs penned by 3 different band members.
4. January's Release: The first CD in the compilation series "Blues All Over Michigan" ......"The East" is here! With 15 tracks, Each representing a self-released CD from each band, this CD covers bands from eastern Mi (there are 3 more CD's planned in this series, West, North, and The Capitol area)
3. We have also re-issued the live CD from Wailin' Inc. (which has been out of print for 4 or 5 years)
1. & 2. And we have issued the first two No Cover Samplers "The First 14"- 14 songs from the first 14 CD's and "The Next 14" - 14 songs from the next 14 CD's