The Mannish Boys are currently nominated for "Band of the Year" in the 2008 Blues Music Awards.
The Mannish Boys will be the cover story in Living Blues Magazine this Spring.
Blues Revue will also be running a feature story on the Mannish Boys this Spring.
05/03/08: Ospel, Holland – Moulin Blues Festival
05/09/08: Clarksdale, MS - 3rd Annual Delta Groove All Star Blues Revue
05/22/08: Alta, Norway – Skedsmo Blues Club / Kultursentret Lillestrom
05/23/08: Alta, Norway – Bode Blues Club
05/24/08: Alta, Norway – Alta Soul & Blues Festival
07/03-04/08: Portland, OR – Waterfront Blues Festival
07/12/08: Finland – Rauma Blues Festival
08/08/08: Wilmington, DE – Riverfront Blues Festival
08/09/08: Wheeling, WV – Heritage Music Blues Festival
08/23/08: Edmonton, Canada – Edmonton’s Labatt Blues Festival 10th Anniversary
09/06/08: The Ozarks, AK– Greater Ozarks Blues Festival
09/25-26/08: Spain - Carzorla Blues Festival
11/14/08: Lucerne, Switzerland – Lucerne Blues Festival
11/15/08: Lucerne, Switzerland – Lucerne Blues Festival
11/16/08: Lucerne, Switzerland – Lucerne Blues Festival
"Lowdown Feelin'" is the 4th installment by the The Mannish Boys which looks to capture all the success and forward momentum stirred by last year's universally praised release "Big Plans." Veteran Chicago Blues singer Bobby Jones returns to the spotlight turning out many of the album's stunning highlights along with revered vocalists Finis Tasby and Johnny Dyer. The core band is comprised of Kid Ramos, Kirk Fletcher, Frank Goldwasser, Randy Chortkoff, Ronnie James Weber, Tom Leavey and Richard Innes, and is once again enhanced by an array of special guests including Little Sammy Davis, Fred Scribner, Junior Watson, Lynwood Slim, Al Blake and Fred Kaplan.