Tucson, Arizona, USA – Roadcatz Records has announced the return of Legendary Blues Artist, Chris “Uncle Gus” Gussa With his new release, Turn up the Blues-a-lator.”
Considered by many as one of the best blues guitarists of the 60’s, Chris “Uncle Gus” Gussa, has returned to the Blues. Starting off from winning Best Blues Guitarist in San Diego to playing Blues in the bars of Chicago to producing movie soundtracks and national jingles, Uncle Gus has gone full circle back to recording a Blues album of twelve original songs on Roadcatz Records.
Back in 1966 in the small town (at that time) of El Cajon, California, Chris at the age of sixteen, won a contest for Best Blues Guitarist in San Diego “I think I won a hundred dollars and got a write up in San Diego Magazine or some such thing”, says Chris.
Author: Angel Romero
Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music and progressive music for many years. He founded the websites worldmusiccentral.org and musicasdelmundo.com. Angel produced several specials for Metropolis (TVE) and co-produced “Musica NA”, a music show for Televisión Española (TVE) in Spain that featured an eclectic mix of world music, fusion, electronica, new age and contemporary classical music. Angel also produced and remastered world music and electronic music albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World, Lektronic Soundscapes, and Mindchild Records. Angel is currently based in Durham, North Carolina.