Guy Davis Receives 1st Grammy Nomination
M.C. Records is thrilled to announce that "Sonny & Brownie's Last Train" by the Ambassador of the Blues, Guy Davis and international harmonica sensation Fabrizio Poggi has been nominated for a Grammy Award in the category of Traditional Blues. This marks the first Grammy nomination in the 30 + year career for Guy Davis and also for Fabrizio Poggi. It is the sixth Grammy Award nomination for M.C. Records and our first since 2007. The award ceremony will take place in Guy's hometown of N.Y.C. on January 28 at Madison Square Garden. Here's what Guy had to say when he found out about the nomination, "Wow! Grammy-nominated! Ain't that crazy? Fabrizio and I are jumping up and down."
We've received many outstanding reviews for "Sonny & Brownie's Last Train" here's a sampling:
"This is a fond look back to the music of the Piedmont blues icons, harmonica ace Sonny Terry and acoustic guitarist Brownie McGhee." Elmore Magazine
"You'll be doing yourself a disservice by not immediately purchaing this first-rate record." American Blues Scene
"Sonny & Brownie's Last Train" is a love letter to the iconic blues duo. The deep, acoustic blues sessions took place in Milan Italy and were recorded live in the studio. The result captured the special musical connection that Guy and Fabrizio possess from the years of playing and recording together.