The Lucky Losers have hit the jackpot with their third album, Blind Spot.
The critics all agree (Downbeat Magazine, Blues Music Magazine, Living Blues, American Blues Scene, Blues News Germany, Blues Matters and more) that San Francisco’s finest male/female duet-fronted band, The Lucky Losers have hit the jackpot! Cathy Lemons and Phil Berkowitz serve up a road warrior's tale on their third album, “Blind Spot,” released on Dirty Cat Records.
Recorded at award-winning Greaseland Studios in San Jose, California, Blind Spot continues The Lucky Losers' long-standing relationship with acclaimed producer/engineer, Kid Andersen. Bringing back the vanishing art of vocal duets, the album is solely comprised of original material created by Cathy Lemons and Phil Berkowitz alongside their illustrious and multi-talented songwriting partner, Danny Caron (Charles Brown). “Blind Spot” features scintillating musical contributions from three-time Blues Music Award winner guitarist, Kid Andersen, IBMA Momentum Award winning violinist Annie Staninec (Rod Stewart), 2018 BMA nominated saxophonist, Nancy Wright, and Laura Chavez, listed as one of the “Top 50 Sensational Female Guitarists” by Guitar Player Magazine.
Downbeat Magazine has listed “Blind Spot” as one of the “Best Albums of 2018.” Richard Ludmerer of Making a Scene also listed the album at #1 for his “Top 40 Indie Blues Recordings of 2018”. The Roots Music Report places the album at #28/ world-wide for “Top Blues Albums of 2018” and at #17 for “Top Contemporary Blues Albums of 2018”. Critic Mike Greenblatt honored the album in his “Aquarian Magazine’s/ Rant N’ Roll" Top 10 Critics Picks.