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Albert Cummings

2024 Show

Exciting news for all you blues enthusiasts! Albert Cummings is making a triumphant return to the Open Air Blues Festival Brezoi - Vรขlcea in 2024, and he's bringing his extraordinary talent to the stage for a "๐‹๐š๐ญ๐ž ๐๐ข๐ ๐ก๐ญ ๐’๐ฉ๐ž๐œ๐ข๐š๐ฅ". Get ready to experience the magic of his unforgettable songs, including '๐‘ช๐’“๐’‚๐’›๐’š ๐‘ณ๐’๐’—๐’†,' '๐‘ฉ๐’๐’–๐’†๐’” ๐‘ด๐’‚๐’Œ๐’†๐’” ๐‘ด๐’† ๐‘ญ๐’†๐’†๐’ ๐‘บ๐’ ๐‘ฎ๐’๐’๐’…,' '๐‘ณ๐’๐’๐’†๐’๐’š ๐‘ฉ๐’†๐’…,' '๐‘ด๐’‚๐’ ๐‘ถ๐’ ๐’€๐’๐’–๐’“ ๐‘ด๐’Š๐’๐’…,' ๐’‚๐’๐’… '๐‘ต๐’ ๐‘ซ๐’๐’–๐’ƒ๐’•.'

Albert J Cummings IV is a true blues virtuoso, and every note he plays is deeply rooted in the blues tradition. His music speaks to the soul, and his performances are nothing short of mesmerizing. As ๐Œ๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ข๐œ ๐„๐ฑ๐ข๐ฌ๐ญ๐ž๐ง๐œ๐ž puts it, '๐‘ฌ๐’—๐’†๐’“๐’š ๐’๐’๐’•๐’† ๐’‰๐’† ๐’‘๐’๐’‚๐’š๐’” ๐’Š๐’” ๐’“๐’๐’๐’•๐’†๐’… ๐’Š๐’ ๐’•๐’‰๐’† ๐’ƒ๐’๐’–๐’†๐’”. ๐‘พ๐’Š๐’•๐’‰ ๐’†๐’—๐’†๐’“๐’š ๐’”๐’๐’๐’ˆ, ๐’‰๐’† ๐’“๐’†๐’Ž๐’Š๐’๐’…๐’” ๐’–๐’”, ๐’‚๐’๐’ ๐’๐’—๐’†๐’“ ๐’‚๐’ˆ๐’‚๐’Š๐’, ๐’๐’‡ ๐’•๐’‰๐’† ๐’†๐’”๐’”๐’†๐’๐’•๐’Š๐’‚๐’๐’”.'

About artist

United States MA

Ever since the release of his first album in 2003, the blues world has opened its doors for Albert Cummings. A singer and guitarist who has played with many of the greatest players of the modern era, Cummings has received the kind of recognition that few others do. With its 2022 release on Cummingsโ€™ own indie label, Ivy Music Company, TEN is a full realization of the wider possibilities of where his music can go. The 13 songs on TEN are a compelling and emotional summation of what the artist has seen and done. The single โ€œNeed Somebodyโ€ begins the album with a sonic slugfest of back-alley power, the sound that Cummings has spent his life perfecting. Vince Gill lends background vocals to the standout track โ€œLast Callโ€. Upon hearing that Gill was interested in collaborating, Cummings recalled โ€œI figured then it was a sign that anything can happen.โ€ He was certainly right. Blues is not a style of music that easily progresses, but this is exactly what Albert Cummings is able to do on TEN.

Shows Archive

2023 Show

โ€œAlbert Cummingsโ€™s ability to push forward through challenging times and spin his experiences into lyrical honesty make him a captivating listenโ€ โ€“ The Hype Magazine 


 โ€œโ€ฆ.this is a special album [TEN, (2022)]. Itโ€™s strong songs and thoughtful guitar that transcends genre. Cummings sounds locked in and he seems to know it.โ€ โ€“ Blues Rock Review