MADE IN THE SIXTIES

Written alongside legendary songwriter, Pete Brown, the record, which is also being released on vinyl, is the Italian bluesman’s personal tribute to the sixties. In ten tracks, one for each year of the decade, Mike Sponza and Pete Brown recount the brightest and darkest moments of the historic period from the Cold War to the Cuban…

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Ergo Sum – Mike Sponza feat. Ian Siegal & Dana Gillespie

Produced at the Abbey Road Studios by Rob Cass, this album is Mike Sponza’s “big” project: to translate in blues Latin poems written 2000 years ago. Inspiration comes from Catullus, Horatius, Martialis, Lucilius.Wonderful vocal performances comes from Ian Siegal and Dana Gillespie.Reviewed enthusiastically worldwide! Available as CD, Deluxe Vinyl Edition and digital format ADDITIONAL INFO…

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Mike Sponza & Central European Orchestra

A live recording of Mike Sponza’s full orchestra project.Recorded in Italy with the 30 pieces ensemble of RTV SLO, directed by Maestro Primoz Grasic, this album is an example of how blues music can be arranged for strings, brasses, and a full blues band. Special guests: Lara-B, Lela Kaplowitz, Ian Siegal.Available as CD, CD+DVD and…

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BLUES AROUND THE WORLD

This is the result of the wonderful collaboration between Mike Sponza and the legendary blues artist Bob Margolin.  A deep voyage into Chicago Blues with Mauro Tolot on bass and Moreno Buttinar on drums.A live in-studio recording: all together, in a room, one-take.OLD SKOOL! Available as CD and digital format ADDITIONAL INFO Title: Blues Around…

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Continental Shuffle

The third “chapter” of the European project is now Continental! 35 blues artists from 15 EU countries perform together only original songs on this double album. This is 100% European Blues!Some of the musician developed a great career through the years: Erja Lyytinen, Thorbjorn Risager, Matyas Pribojszki, Greg Zlap, Nico Wayne Toussaint, the Arlt Brothers,…

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ROUGH SOULS

A straight trio album, with old friends on bass and drum. Less is more! Available as CD and digital format ADDITIONAL INFO Title:Rough Souls Year:2010 Label:HBC Spotify: Listen on Spotify Believe.fr: Listen on Believe.fr iTunes: Buy on iTunes…

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KAKANIK BLUES 2.0

The Central European project grows, and 25 artists partecipate to this second volume. More countries are involved, and reviews all over the world are enthusiastic.Special guests include Carl Verheyen on guitar, Bosko Petrovic on vibes. Available as CD and digital format ADDITIONAL INFO Title: Kakanik Blues 2.0 Year: 2008 Label: HBC Spotify: Listen on Spotify…

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KAKANIK BLUES

An ambitious project: to unite for the first time some of the finest blues musicians of Central Europe on an organic project.   16 artists share their music, from Italy, Austria, Slovenia, Croatia, Slowak, Serbia.Special guests: Bosko Petrovic, Herbie Goins.  Available as CD and digital format ADDITIONAL INFO Title: Kakanik Blues Year: 2005 Label: HBC…

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Mike Sponza

It’s the first solo album of Mike Sponza’s career, after 15 years of band-life. With mostly original songs, this record has also two faboulous special guests: the amazing guitar of Duke Robillard, and the soulful voice of Herbie Goins! Available only as digital format ADDITIONAL INFO Title: Mike Sponza Year: 2003 Label: HBC Spotify: Listen…

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