RHYTHM & BLUES - ROOTS - DANCE FLOOR GOSPEL
“the most ORIGINAL & EXCITING blues BANDS in the uk”
THE BLUES HOUR
UK Blues Challenge finalists The Achievers are one of the most talked about and critically acclaimed bands on the UK Blues and Roots Music scene. Lauded as THE success story of 2018, the UK & European Blues press agree that The Achievers are one of the most original and exciting bands to emerge in recent times.
Injecting a fresh sense of excitement and creativity into trusted Blues traditions The Achievers leave festival and club audiences elated. Layered with four-part harmonies, joyful melodies and infectious, danceable rhythms there has never been a better time to see and hear. Some call it Rhythm & Blues, some call it Roots, some call it 'Dance Floor Gospel'. Whatever it is, Their unique approach and willingness to move away from familiar guitar-solo orientated styles prove that soul , groove and song-craft still matter in the blues.
PRAISE FOR THE ACHIEVERS ALBUM, LIVE AT THE SVA…
“INFECTIOUS RHYTHM & BLUES…LONG LIVE MUSIC LIKE THIS THAT MAKES YOU WANT TO DANCE AND SMILE”
BLUES MATTERS MAGAZINE
“SIMPLY SENSATIONAL. FREE AND TIGHT AT THE SAME TIME AND FILLED WITH EXEMPLARY MUSICIANSHIP…JUST STUNNINGLY GOOD”
BLUES IN THE SOUTH
“BEAUTIFULLY CRAFTED. THIS ALBUM OF DELIGHTFUL DANCING RHYTHMS IS LIKE STEPPING INTO A CANDY STORE. EXCEPTIONALLY WELL PRODUCED AND IN ALL A CRACKING GOOD ALBUM”
BLUES IN BRITAIN
“EXCELLENT VOCAL AND MUSICIANSHIP THROUGHOUT. VERY IMPRESSIVE”
BLUES NEWS (NORWAY)
“REAL RHYTHM & BLUES. I COULDN’T HELP BEING PULLED INTO THE ATMOSPHERE THAT THE BAND CREATE WITH SUCH EASE. IF YOU LOVE THE ERA THEY EVOKE I DOUBT YOU COULD DO BETTER THAN THE ACHIEVERS”