• West Coast Music

    As the name indicates West Coast Music has its origin on the American West Coast. The music emphasizes melody, harmonies and arrangements, and the vocal and instrumental performances are always with great skill and of high quality. The music is often performed by pop/rock artists from the American West Coast, but is in no way limited to any geografical area.

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Good music enriches your life. At BLUE DESERT we are passionate about this particular yet wide-ranging style of music we call West Coast Music. This site is a modest tribute to the music and the performing artists, who through the (many) years have given us - and continue to give us - endless hours of musical enjoyment. As long-time fans we want to share our enthusiasm, experiences and views with fellow connoisseurs as well as curious newcomers. If we can do our bit to help promote this great music and all the gifted artist – well, then we have succeeded.

Beato Band

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The year was 1968, and high school bandmates David Pack and Fred Beato had just achieved the unimaginable – their 9-piece rock and soul group The Symbols of Tyme won the entire US Battle of the Bands in Atlantic City, NJ. They were just 15 years ol

Bjato – New AOR/Westcoast Music Project

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BJATO – A Unique International Cooperation releasing their debut album “At Last” We are delighted to announce that on the 13th July, ‘Backman Johanson and the others’ (BJATO) released their AOR/West Coast Rock album “At Last.” K

The High Tech AOR Bible

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BRAND NEW !!!  THE HIGH TECH AOR BIBLE ! With Forewords by Randy Goodrum & Jay Graydon (JaR). Discover the 400 best high Tech Aor albums ever Like Mr. Mister, Donald Fagen, Think Out Loud, Boy Meets Girl, Eye To Eye, Go West, Animotion, Keve

The Tagg/McNulty Band

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The Tagg/McNulty Band Live at the legendary Popsicle Toes Club in Dallal 1986 is finally released! Singer/Songwriting duo Eric Tagg and Kelly McNulty team up for a night of soul, funk, jazz, and energy at Dallas’s famous dance nightspot Popsicl

Rebecca Angel

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  On her sultry and soulful debut EP What We Had, Rebecca draws from a fresh whirlwind of classic and contemporary influences. With every swaying breeze of her distinctive voice, the multi-talented artist makes each track an opportunity to dream

News From Hemifran July 2018

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Hemifrån is an independent A&R, promotion and marketing company, based in the heart of Sweden, specializing in, what they call, “gut music” – The kind of music that you can feel in your gut, no matter what. Hemifran is promoting a lot of s

Out Of The Blues

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Boz Scaggs will release a new studio album titled Out of the Blues on July 27. The nine-track collection features covers of select vintage blues and R&B songs, as well as four tunes penned by his Scaggs’ longtime friend Jack Walroth, one of whi

Breakfast In Paris – New Album From Urs Wiesendanger

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Urs Wiesendanger is a producer, drummer, pianist, keyboarder, and singer. His latest album Breakfast in Paris is an homage to his personal Westcoast Pop heroes of the 80s and 90s. It is released by NiRo Music in May 2018. Urs Wiesendanger (*1969) sta

A Melodic Rock Night

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A Melodic Rock Night 2 – Acoustic Summer edition” will take place on July 28, 2018 @ Pieve Ligure (GE – Italy), and it will be part of three days special event called “Festa del mare”. This special summer edition of the mini-festival will s

Bill Champlin And WunderGround

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Tamara Champlin, Bill Champlin and Gary Falcone had recorded a new project called “Bleeding Secrets” under the name “Bill Champlin and Wunderground”. Tracklist 1. Man Vs Machine (Written by T. Champlin, B. Champlin & G. Fa

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