Driving Towards The Daylight

Continuing from where Dust Bowl left off, Bonamassa explores a rootsy rock’n’blues feel with five slick originals and some gutsy covers that push things forward. We particularly like the album’s soulful title track, the rocked-up versions of Robert Johnson’s Stones In Me Passway and HowlinWolfs Who’s Been Talkin’ and the Hammond-heavy take of Tom Waits’ New Coat Of Paint. 15 years on and this is one of his Best