Fox Searchlight’s newest comedy, Enough Said, out today, features a song from international ax slinger Craig Erickson. Starring James Gandolfini (The Sopranos) in one of his last roles and Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Seinfeld, The New Adventures of Old Christine). The film promises laughs and poignancy as a single mother newly returned to the dating game suddenly finds herself mixed up with someone else’s ex.
Craig Erickson has recorded a half dozen albums for the Shrapnel/Blues Bureau label propelling the admiration of guitarists worldwide. Neon Night is from Craig’s Fervor Records release, One Way Ticket. Songs from the album have also been heard in Justified and Chicago Code. Find One Way Ticket on iTunes.Read More
FX’s critically acclaimed hard-boiled southern cop drama Justified airs a new episode this week that includes some rowdy roadhouse blues from Fervor artist Craig Erickson.
Find A Good Woman, from the Fervor Records release One Way Ticket features a brazen Texas-Blues style guitar lead a la Stevie Ray Vaughan, supporting a rugged call for the simple virtues in love.
FX airs the new Justified episode “Outlaw” (408) on Tuesday Feb 26th at 10pm.Read More
I Was Wrong, by blues guitarist extraordinaire Craig Erickson appears in tomorrow night’s episode of Justified (FX), ep 406 “Foot Chase”.
Erickson, whose illustrious career has spanned decades, brings Texas Roadhouse Blues to a virtuosic level. He was originally signed to Shrapnel Records after recording a series of heavy Blues-Rock releases for a variety of labels in the 90′s (Blues Bureau Int’l, Mascot/Provogue), including a co-writing/collaborative effort with Glenn Hughes (Deep Purple/Trapeze).
Erickson has toured extensively throughout the U.S. and Europe and performed with numerous icons, including Buddy Miles and Elvin Bishop.
The song is from the Fervor Records release One Way Ticket and is available on iTunes.Read More