“The Pied Piper Of The Blues” Signs With SRI Jazz
Legendary blues guitarist Marvin Hill, "The Pied Piper Of The Blues", who is the subject of the documentary: "Blacks On Blues" has signed a recording contract with SRI Jazz.
"We are thrilled to have Marvin Hill on the SRI Jazz roster. We honestly believe that Marvin will pick up where B.B. King left off, his talent is that well respected in the blues community. Marvin is one of the very best having been recruited to be a major part of the groups backing Sly Stone, Lil Milton, Denise LaSalle and other greats He is a perfect fit in our roster of blues artists with Marvin joining Mississippi John Hurt, Muddy Waters, Big Joe Turner, Howlin' Wolf, Mike Bloomfield, Etta James, Magic Sam and the rest of our blues legends"; announced the label President Shelly Liebowitz.
For years fans have been asking when they will be able to buy a Marvin Hill album. Well the time has come now that "The Pied Piper Of The Blues" has signed with SRI Jazz with the label announcing the upcoming release of the first single "You Got To Pay The Piper". The initial release will be strictly digital with the single going out to radio and all major streaming and downloading sites. The song will premiere on the label's website, srirecords.com this week and fans can hear it before they buy a download.
The label plans to follow up the single with an album release this spring digitally as well as on CD and vinyl at all major retail outlets. "Our plans call for Marvin to record an album of new material each year for SRI Jazz for at least the next three years", added Liebowitz.
Plans for Marvin's "Pied Piper of The Blues" tour are currently being formalized and will be announced in the next few weeks.
SRI Jazz, SRI Records and Flamingo Jazz are all part of SRI Label Group providing quality, collectible Blues, Jazz, Country and Rock & Roll from major artists past and present. As one of the first websites on the internet to offer collectible music, srirecords.com established itself as a pioneer on the web since 1998. With industry veteran Shelly Liebowitz at the helm, SRI has strived to provide a standard of excellence in the world of music.
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