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Published Oct. 27, 2014
Milwaukee's Altered Five is a quintet that knows a few a things about the blues -- a genre that, despite its name, often makes people feel good thanks to its soulful vibe. Over the last year, the band often put a little groove to its step when treading familiar turf with its own soulful, lyrical twist, especially on its latest album, "Cryin' Mercy."
Published Dec. 12, 2012
Milwaukee's Altered Five knows that blues is about the vibe and for the group's members - bassist Mark Solveson, singer Jeff "JT" Taylor, keyboardist Ray Tevich, drummer Scott Schroedl and guitarist Jeff Schroedl - that feeling is a mix of traditional blues with a healthy dose of R&B and other styles. The band officially releases its second CD with a gig this week.
Published May 12, 2008
Milwaukee blues rock outfit Altered Five inked a deal with Minneapolis-based Cold Wind Records and the quintet's new disc, "Bluesified," arrives in June. The 10-song disc is distributed nationally by Allegro Corp.