A New Project With Old Friends

A New Project With Old Friends

FRIENDS ALONG THE WAY: DUETS & TRIOS That theme of friendship has carried me along through all my career and has led me to this, my current duets and trios project…. Friends Along The Way. One of my most inspirational musical projects was recording my CD/DVD Big...

Set Sail on the Blues Cruise

Mitch Woods’ legendary Club 88-the late night piano bar and blues lounge sets sail Jan 18 through the 25th through the Caribbean. Onboard with Taj Mahal, Bobby Rush, Keb Mo, Tab Benoit and the Voice of the Wetlands Allstars, James Harman, Charlie Musselwhite,...

Checking in from Europe!

Ascona Jazz Festival was wonderful….what a beautiful spot, right on Lake Maggiore with the Swiss Alps all around. Got to see and play with lots of my New Orleans musicians pals-Kermit Ruffins and band, New Orleans Swamp Donkeys…made new friends-Davina and...

Blues Fading, but Woods Going Strong

Marin County vocalist and boogie-woogie piano pumper Mitch Woods sure knows how to put lyrics across, especially on songs about cars such as his original “Solid Gold Cadillac,” the 1951 Jackie Brenston-Ike Turner hit “Rocket 88” and “I...

Israel Welcomes Boogie Woogie!

Just back from worldwide tour. I stopped in Israel where I had the great pleasure of teaching master classes at the universities, and music conservatories around the country, including Jerusalem,  Tel Aviv, Jaffa, and Rimon. What a treat to be able to touch students...