Nigel Mooney’s Organ Works
Ireland’s King of the Blues, Nigel Mooney has been a hugely popular and significant force on the Irish jazz and blues scenes for forty years now. His Gripewater Blues Band spearheaded the Irish blues movement of the 1980’s and worked with the likes of B.B. King, Lowell Fulson and Dr. John. He has released five albums to date; the most recent, “Mooney’s Blues” was released in November ’22 and featured backing vocals from Deborah Swiney and Carolyn Chatman (ex-Al Green) and a host of horn players including Lannie McMillan (ex- Ike Turner and Buddy Guy), Ben Cauley (ex-Otis Redding and Isaac Hayes) and the world-renowned Jean Toussaint (ex-Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers) on tenor saxophone. The Organ Works features Mooney on guitar and vocals with Scott Flanigan (ex-Van Morrison) on organ and Dominic Mullan (ex-Mary Coughlan) on drums.
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