When a Blind Man Cries

by Big River

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Big River release the second track from their EP, 'The West Sessions'. A Cover of 'When a Blind Man Cries' originally a Deep Purple song, Big River feature this in their live set and it has become their epic show stopper, making this song their own but remaining loyal to the original.

All profits of this song will be donated to The Stroke Association.

This is a charity close to the band member's hearts as it has affected them all in some way. Big River's guitarist Damo suffered a stroke in 2011 at the age of 37 and he to learn to play guitar again as he lost the ability to do so, he's now made a full recovery and campaigns for awareness of Stroke in young people.


released October 16, 2016
Adam Bartholomew - Vocals
Damo Fawsett - Guitar
Ant Wellman - Bass
Luke Calvert - Drums

Recorded Live at Awesome Source Studios - July 2016

Production - Paul West
Mastering - Pete Maher

Written - Blackmore, Gillan, Glover, Lord and Paice
Copyright Deep Purple 1971



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Big River England, UK

Big River is the brainchild of Guitarist and session man Damo Fawsett.

After seeing the band Vintage trouble on a TV show he realised that the Blues is well & truly alive & reaching a whole new generation of fans.

after a session in a rehearsal studio Big River was born.

Big River are:
Damo Fawsett - Guitar
Adam Bartholomew - Vocals
Luke Calvert - Drums
Ant Wellman - Bass
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