Vargas Blues Band
"Texas Tango", the awesome fourth studio disc by killer blues/rock axeslinger Javier Vargas and his outstanding Vargas Blues Band, features 13 songs (69 minutes) of phenomenal, top-shelf, world-class, dynamic, powerful blues/rock riffage of the highest order. Vargas is an amazing gifted blues/rock axemaster, Spain's #1 guitar hero and their answer to S.R.V. Believe it or not, he is legitimately that good. Javier's playing is rite up there with the best of them. Excellently produced by blues/rock icon Jim Gaines (S.R.V., Santana, Walter Trout), and featuring the incomparable Double Trouble (Chris Layton, Tommy Shannon) as the powerhouse rhythm section, complete with outstanding soulful vocals and a top-shelf production, "Texas Tango" is a first-rate blues/rock guitar lovers dream and classic modern day bluesy heavy guitar masterpiece.
|04:59||Rose On The Water||Vocal|
|06:28||Love Ain't Got Nowhere To Go||Vocal|
|02:54||Ride Baby Ride||Vocal|
|05:12||Black Cat Boogie||Vocal|
|06:35||Thinking Of You||Vocal|
|05:26||Buenos Aires Blues||Vocal|
|05:42||Big Boss Man||Vocal|
|Javier Vargas||Guitars, Arrangements|
|Larry T. Thurston||Vocals|
|Preston Shannon||Vocals, Middle Guitar Solo on "253"|
|Tino Di Geraldo||Drums|
|Jacquelyn Reddick||Background Vocals|
|Jacqueline Johnson||Percussion, Congas, Shakers|
|Sam Baco||Percussion, Congas, Shakers|
|Jeffrey Reed||Engineering Assistance|
|Recorded and mixed at Ardent Studios, Memphis, Tennessee. Additional recording at The Hit Shack.
"Buenos Aires Blues" recorded and pre-produced at Box Studios, Madrid.
Mastered at Masterdisk, NY, NY.