Albert Cummings

Albert Cummings

Event Time Tue 22nd Oct at 7:00pm-Tue 22nd Oct at 10:00pm
Event Location Church of St Mary the Virgin, Shrewsbury
Event Price £25 + fees
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Albert Cummings

Albert Cummings

"Every note he plays is rooted in the blues. With every song, he reminds us, all over again, of the essentials." - Music Existence

"....this is a special album [TEN, (2022)]. It’s strong songs and thoughtful guitar that transcends genre. Cummings sounds locked in and he seems to know it." - Blues Rock Review

Ever since the release of his first album in 2003, the blues world has opened its doors for Albert Cummings. A singer and guitarist who has played with many of the greatest players of the modern era, Cummings has received the kind of recognition that few others do. 

With its 2022 release on Cummings’ own indie label, Ivy Music Company, TEN is a full realization of the wider possibilities of where his music can go. The 13 songs on TEN are a compelling and emotional summation of what the artist has seen and done. The single “Need Somebody” begins the album with a sonic slugfest of back-alley power, the sound that Cummings has spent his life perfecting. Vince Gill lends background vocals to the standout track“Last Call”. Upon hearing that Gill was interested in collaborating, Cummings recalled “I figured then it was a sign that anything can happen.” He was certainly right. Blues is not a style of music that easily progresses, but this is exactly what Albert Cummings is able to do on TEN.


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Church of St Mary the Virgin
St Mary's Pl, Dogpole, Shrewsbury SY1 1DX, UK
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