4 STARS****Downbeat Magazine ~
Listed as one of the BEST CD’S OF 2010 in Downbeat Magazine – January 2011
The second CD by Willie McBlind! This release features searing originals by Jon Catler, including the cutting edge title song, Bad Thing, as well as creative slants on blues classics by Robert Johnson (“Stones in My Passway”), Blind Willie Johnson (“Nobody’s Fault But Mine”), and Willie Dixon’s timely peace anthem (“It Don’t Make Sense, You Can’t Make Peace”). Includes 4 songs mixed by Jim Gaines (Stevie Ray Vaughan, Santana). All songs performed in 64-tone Just Intonation on fretted and fretless guitars; with Jon Cater, guitars; Babe Borden, vocals; Neville L’Green, bass; Lorne Watson, drums.
“Exhilarating….No other blues band in creation sounds like the one fronted by Jon Catler and Babe Borden.” – ****4 Star review, Downbeat Magazine, Frank-John Hadley
“….a major step forward in the evolution of American blues.” – Todd S. Jenkins, All About Jazz