Augustus

by Bleu Edmondson

Released 2015
Released 2015
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www.bleuedmondson.com
Bleu’s early years were spent focused on sports rather than music. He picked up a guitar for the first time during his college years, learned a few chords and his future was set. Bleu soon discovered that some of his favorite musical acts – Robert Earl Keen, Radney Foster, Uncle Tupelo – shared a common thread: Lloyd Maines either produced or played steel guitar on their recordings. A short time later, using a …
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Black and White

by Bleu Edmondson

Released 2012
American Saint
Released 2012
American Saint
DOWNLOAD NOW! Support our troops! Proceeds benefit The Boot Campaign (bootcampaign.org).
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A high school drop out joins the military in effort to try to help his poverty-stricken family. The Dallas Morning News says this song sounds as though it is "lifted from today's headlines". Proceeds from the sale of the "Black & White" download benefit The Boot Campaign, a non-profit organization whose mission is to show appreciation for our troops (both past and present), cultivate awareness of the challenges they face upon return and raise funds which …
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The Future Ain't What It Used to Be

by Bleu Edmondson

Released 2010
American Saint
Released 2010
American Saint
Texas red dirt rocker.
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"Edmondson is much too young to write and sing with such worldly passion and potency ... his rugged rasp of a voice and those vivid lyrics detailing pain, betrayal, reflection, rebellion and elation could convincingly come from somebody twice his age. He is, without a doubt, an old soul."
--Mario Tarradell / The Dallas Morning News

Southland

by Bleu Edmondson

Released 2008
Released 2008
Pure Texas roots-rock, delivering heartfelt stories with powerful guitars and impassioned vocals that redefines Americana for a new generation.
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Bleu Edmondson began writing his own songs at the age of 19, got his first guitar on his 21st birthday, formed a band by the time he was 22 and hasnt looked back since. Ever since writing to the legendary Lloyd Maines, asking for a shot to do a record with the highly respected producer, Bleu has been making records ever since, influenced by the likes of Bruce Springsteen, Robert Earl keen, Lyle Lovett, and The Rolling …
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Lost Boy

by Bleu Edmondson

Released 2007
Released 2007
Pure Texas roots-rock and soul, delivering heartfelt and gut-wrenching stories with ass-kicking guitars and raspy vocals that redefine the Red Dirt sound for a new generation.
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Bleu is one of the top five young acts to come out of Texas in recent times. There is not much country about Bleu; he hails from young Springsteen, John Mellencamp, Rick Springfield rock and roll territory. But if that isn’t Americana then what is?
Bleu searched his soul for this one. Then he took an axe to a frozen heart and found a strong warm pulse beneath the ice. Many of the songs …
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The Band Plays On

by Bleu Edmondson

Released 2002
Released 2002
Pure Texas roots-rock, delivering heartfelt stories with powerful guitars and impassioned vocals that redefines Americana for a new generation.
NOTES
Bleu Edmondson began writing his own songs at the age of 19, got his first guitar on his 21st birthday, formed a band by the time he was 22 and hasn't looked back since. Ever since writing to the legendary Lloyd Maines, asking for a shot to do a record with the highly respected producer, Bleu has been making records ever since, influenced by the likes of Bruce Springsteen, Robert Earl keen, Lyle Lovett, and The Rolling …
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