(Blue Empress Records) Australian release March 2015 - USA & Europe release tba!
'Box & Dice' is a stripped back album featuring 4 & 6 string cigar box guitars & National Reso-lectric baritone. Add double bass, percussion including frattoir, jangling chains and horse-shoes, and you've got....the whole 'Box & Dice'!
2011: 'BLUES FOR HARD TIMES' - FIONA BOYES
(Blue Empress Records/VizzTone)
Featuring intricate solo acoustic finger-picking, and small emsemble traditional styles from Classic Era women's blues to Mississippi Hills.
Solo acoustic slide to full electric band tracks, featuring Fiona's guitar work.
Live acoustic recording featuring blues mandolin, acoustic guitar & upright bass. Vocals from all band members, including duets.
Compilation of material from previous album recordings from 2000 - 2006,
featuring Fiona playing Maton Guitars, including one unreleased track from 'Lucky 13' session.
Nominated for Contemporary Blues Album of the Year, Blues Music Awards, Memphis - with guests Marcia Ball & Bob Margolin
Live recording with guests Bob Margolin, Kaz Kazanoff and Gina Leigh.
Acoustic album featuring finger-picking guitar style.
Debut solo acoustic release.
Final recording from long-time band collaboration, The Mojos, with New Orleans/Gulf Coast inspired original material.
The Mojos: Fiona Boyes (guitar/vocal), Kaz Dalla Rosa (harmonica), Gina Woods (keys), Paula Dowse (drums) and Annie Piranha (bass).
1990: 'THE MOJOS' - THE MOJOS (The Mojos)
COMPILATIONS: (list not exhaustive!)
'The Muster Blues Collection' - Gympie Muster, Aust - 2009, 2006, 2004, 2003, 2002
'Firewater!' - a compilation of contemporary blues from Portland, Oregon USA 2008
'Underground Highway' (Vol 2) Southern Records USA 2003
'Live at Bruthen' - Bruthen Blues Festival, Aust 2001
'Real Australian Blues' - Studio 53, -with The Mojos 1992