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FYC: Best Contemporary Blues Album

FYC: Best Contemporary Blues Album

“Such a fresh approach to the Mississippi Hill Country sound with a Texas Blues influence on a real suitcase drum set! It’s so JANKY you just gotta hear it!” – Chuck Ebert – GRAMMY® Award-Winn…

Blues Blast – Hill Country Foot Stomp Review

Blues Blast – Hill Country Foot Stomp Review

Janky – Hill Country Foot Stomp Reverb Unit Records www.getjanky.com 9 tracks A student of the music of Junior Kimbrough and R. L. Burnside, Janky is an Austin, TX-based musician who prefe…

Janky – From Here to the Moon

Janky – From Here to the Moon

So I have a new song appearing an Americana CD compilation put together by The Cabin Record Co. This song is a definite veer from my normal music style. It has a Bob Seger meets Pink Floyd feel. This …

New Janky CD – Hill Country Foot Stomp

New Janky CD – Hill Country Foot Stomp

Janky’s new foot-stomping CD, Hill Country Foot Stomp, will be available for purchase or stream August 1st, 2020. This CD was recorded by Janky in his Dallas & Austin studio. It is a hard-hitting …

Love Got The Devil but it Won’t Get Me

Love Got The Devil but it Won’t Get Me

3 Jankys cover R.L. Burnsides’ song Snake Drive in Janky’s studio – on a Cigar Box Guitar with a heavy tone.

Live at the Crossroads Confined Countdown Festival

Live at the Crossroads Confined Countdown Festival

   « Crossroads » magazine is rising from its ashes with this unique event, piloted from France but including artists from 25+ countries and 5 continents, a confined festival like n…

Headed to France – Loaded for bear

Headed to France – Loaded for bear

Headed to the Festival Terri’Thouars Blues in France so I loaded up on Janky gear. I will soon have it up on my ETSY. I have these fancy new T-Shirts and Richardson Janky ball caps. Also, freshly tagg…

Free Janky Hat

Free Janky Hat

I am giving away a nifty Janky hat to one lucky person. Just complete the form on this page and I will randomly select one person. (US shipment only.)    

Janky in France

Janky in France

I am super excited that I will be playing the blues in France this March for the Terri’ Thouars Blues Festival. Please come check me out if you are a fan across the pond.

Janky Blues & Co Le magazine “Autrement Blues” Interview

Janky Blues & Co Le magazine “Autrement Blues” Interview

As part of being selected to play the 2020 Terri’ Thouars Blues Festival in France this March, Janky sat down with Blues & Co Le magazine “Autrement Blues” for an in-depth interview. Janky is so e…

blues.gr Janky Interview

blues.gr Janky Interview

Q&A with Texas-based Scott “Janky” Lindsey – music with lopsided, janky sound focused on having a good time Posted by Michael Limnios Blues Network on December 4, 2019 at 10:00pm htt…

Janky Produced, Robert Kimbrough Release wins AMG Album of the Year

Janky Produced, Robert Kimbrough Release wins AMG Album of the Year

Janky produced, engineered and played some spicy leads on Robert Kimbrough Sr’s fourth CD, I Been Fixed – The Cotton Patch Soul Blues Sounds of Robert Kimbrough Sr. This release won Album of The Year …

Kinney Kimbrough plays drums on Janky’s fourth CD

Kinney Kimbrough plays drums on Janky’s fourth CD

Janky is honored to have Kinney Kimbrough, son, and drummer for the great Junior Kimbrough play drums on his 4th coming CD. Janky’s is hugely influenced by both Junior and the drumming of Kinney Kimbr…

3rd Janky CD in the works

3rd Janky CD in the works

Since I am transitioning to Austin from Dallas, I had a stint when I was drummerless so I decided to record a whole CD with my newfangled OneManBandDrumCo suitcase foot-drum. All drums on the next rel…

Janky – In the Music Room Session Video

Janky – In the Music Room Session Video

Janky and the juke joint boys had a great time in Waxahachie, TX on episode #323 of In The Music Room. https://youtu.be/Wg_bbKU9vEI Janky & the Juke Joint Boys live In the Music Room

Austin done got Janky’er

Austin done got Janky’er

Austin done got Janky’er

Danky Janky – One Man Band Drum Co Suitcase Foot Drum

Danky Janky – One Man Band Drum Co Suitcase Foot Drum

This old suitcase was outfitted by Myler Russo at OneManBand Drum Co. with a kick drum on the right foot and a snare on the left foot.

Janky’s Holly Springs, TX CD Living Blues Magazine Review

Janky’s Holly Springs, TX CD Living Blues Magazine Review

Janky’s CD, Holly Springs, TX gets a great review in Living Blues Magazine

Janky’s Glitter Hog

Janky’s Glitter Hog

The Sparkle Hog – Janky’s custom garage built chopper

Mississippi License Plate Pickguard

Mississippi License Plate Pickguard

Janky shows you how to make a fancy-smancy pickguard out of a 1975 Coahoma County Mississippi license plate.

Black Friday Janky Sale

Black Friday Janky Sale

Super low prices on Janky Music… No reason not to order. It’s like buying a beer but good Juke Joint Music. I am a struggling musician and really do not make any money off music. Please support inde…

Free Download Release –  Lately, I Got Too Much Need

Free Download Release – Lately, I Got Too Much Need

Janky quickly followed up the Holly Springs, TX release with the FREE single, Lately, I Got Too Much Need. This song finds Janky a little angrier and heavier than the material on Holly Springs, TX. Re…

Janky and Robert Kimbrough at Red’s

Janky and Robert Kimbrough at Red’s

Janky was on hand to help Robert Kimbrough Sr celebrate his new CD at Red’s in Clarksdale, MS. Red’s is the best place for real blues music in America. Janky played a set with Robert Kimbrough on drum…

Press Release – Janky – Holly Springs, TX CD

Press Release – Janky – Holly Springs, TX CD

Press Release Sept 25, 2018   Janky – Holly Springs, TX Release (RU18-02)   ReverbUnit Records (ReverbUnit.com) Contact: ReverbUnit Records ReverbUnitRecords@Gmail.com (214…

Janky Stage Plot

Janky Stage Plot

Janky getting professional with this fancy-smancy Stage Plot. This helps the sound guy or gal better understand all the parts that makeup Janky and The Juke Joint Boys.

Apple Music Memo App – Easy idea enhancement

Apple Music Memo App – Easy idea enhancement

Making music is easier than ever these days. Apple’s iPhone App Music Memo helps you take those music ideas a step further at the beginning of the creative process. Just record your riff(s) and Music …

Janky Pictured In Living Blues Magazine

Janky Pictured In Living Blues Magazine

Janky’s mug finally made it into the pages of Living Blues Magazine, issue# 253, with RL Boyce on the cover. The Living Blues is and always has been the best blues rags out there and Janky is honored …

Janky Back at Bucky Moonshines

Janky Back at Bucky Moonshines

Janky used to play Bucky Moonshines in Deep Ellum – Downtown Dallas with Reverend KM Williams all the time. Janky also produced, played bass on and recorded a live Reverend KM Williams CD at Bucky Moo…

Janky rolls Highway 61 this May

Janky rolls Highway 61 this May

Catch Janky and his Juke Joint Boys with a full night of foot-stompin’ music at Highway 61 South Wednesday May 23rd. https://highway61south.com/  

Janky @ The Kimbrough Cotton Patch Fest

Janky @ The Kimbrough Cotton Patch Fest

The Kimbrough Cotton Patch Festival is 3 days of the best blues music being created these days. The lineup consists of those that have played with Junior Kimbrough, descendants of the North Mississipp…

Janky playing the 2018 KNON Fort Worth Blues Fest

Janky playing the 2018 KNON Fort Worth Blues Fest

Gonna be a mega good time with Texas blues in Fort Worth, Texas at this years KNON Fort Worth Blues Fest at Lola’s.  Janky is bringing the Mississippi hill country throw down to this awesome event. …

Janky and the Juke Joint Boys

Janky and the Juke Joint Boys

After a long and exhaustive search, the Juke Joint Boys are in place and we are full force into 2018. David “Hurricane ”  Hayden – Harmonica   Robert Wester – Drums Bob “Low Down” Landis…

Janky and Robert Kimbrough Juking Up Dallas April 9

Janky and Robert Kimbrough Juking Up Dallas April 9

Catch Janky and Robert Kimbrough Sr. bringing Mississippi blues to BIG D. Janky plays Rump-Shaking’, Foot-Stomping’, Hootin’ and a hollering’ Juke Joint Blues. Robert Kimbrough is from Nor…

Kimbrough Cotton Patch Festival

Kimbrough Cotton Patch Festival

Janky is honored to be celebrating the life and legacy of the great Junior Kimbrough. Junior is one of Janky’s biggest influences and Robert Kimbrough Sr, one of his sons, is one of Janky’s great frie…

KNON 89.3 Texas Blues Radio Appearance

KNON 89.3 Texas Blues Radio Appearance

I will be appearing on 89.3FM,  KNON with my harmonica player David Hayden, Monday January 15  at 6:30PM CST.  I will be talking about my musical friendship with Robert Kimbrough Sr, my new CD, my…

Janky to play 2018 KNON Blues Fest

Janky to play 2018 KNON Blues Fest

Janky has been selected to play this year’s Dallas KNON 89.3 Blues Fest at Poor David’s Pub. Janky with have his 1969s with as well as David Hayden on harp. Janky and David Hayden will also be on KNON…

Janky & 1969s plays Lucerne behind Robert Kimbrough

Janky & 1969s plays Lucerne behind Robert Kimbrough

Janky and his band The 1969s backed Robert Kimbrough Sr on his performance at Lucerne Blues Festival in Lucerne, Switzerland. This event was a high-class adventure for musicians and blues fans alike. …

When Junior Kimbrough Hits The Playlist

When Junior Kimbrough Hits The Playlist

Janky twists the knobs for The Kimbrough Brothers

Janky twists the knobs for The Kimbrough Brothers

Janky had the pleasure of recording the Kimbrough Brothers for their upcoming CD. The brothers: David Kimbrough, Jr., Kent Kimbrough and Robert Kimbrough, Sr., are North Mississippi blues royalty and …

Janky goes Funk on Keep Runnin’, Mississippi

Janky goes Funk on Keep Runnin’, Mississippi

In mid 2014, Scott Lindsey, aka Janky, accepted the RPM challenge, an online challenge to write, record and release a full CD of music within one month. Janky jumped on it in his studio and began wri…

What is the Cotton Patch Soul Blues?

What is the Cotton Patch Soul Blues?

Robert Kimbrough, Sr., son of the great music legend, Junior Kimbrough, talks about his dad’s style of music. Most people refer to Junior as Hill Country but on the contrary, he is actually one of the…

Robert Kimbrough plays drums on Janky’s next release

Robert Kimbrough plays drums on Janky’s next release

The great Robert Kimbrough, Sr. handled the drums on Janky’s soon-to-be released CD entitled Holly Springs, TX. Robert is a bonafide Cotton Patch Soul Blues musician who continues his dad’s style of m…

North Mississippi Sound Playlist

North Mississippi Sound Playlist

So I became tired of sifting around Spotify to find all the North Mississippi goodness. I created a public playlist on Spotify with all the tasty Hill Country and Cotton Patch Soul Blues that you need…

Janky to Help Stud Ford Blow-Up

Janky to Help Stud Ford Blow-Up

When Janky was at the 2017 Juke Joint Fest playing with Robert Kimbrough, Sr. at Cat Head, he ran into Stud Ford, the grandson of the great T-Model Ford. They were Facebook friends but immediately hit…

Guitars & Growlers & Good Times Single

Guitars & Growlers & Good Times Single

One of Janky’s good friends started a cool business. Guitars & Growlers. Great beer and ales and handmade guitars. It is a match made in heaven. Janky recorded this single to celebrate its’ openin…

Robert Kimbrough Sr Records in Janky Studios

Robert Kimbrough Sr Records in Janky Studios

Dallas had a great treat as did the walls of Janky Studios with the cotton patch soul blues sounds of Robert Kimbrough Sr reverberating to and fro. Robert spreads his studio wings and channels his dad…

Janky Surprises Bedford Blues Fest

Janky Surprises Bedford Blues Fest

Janky played the KNON stage at the 2017 Bedford Blues Fest and had a surprise in store. After a few Janky songs, he invites the great Robert Kimbrough, Sr., son of the late Junior Kimbrough, onstage t…

Janky Does Switzerland’s Blues Rules Festival with Robert Kimbrough, Sr.

Janky Does Switzerland’s Blues Rules Festival with Robert Kimbrough, Sr.

Janky supported Robert Kimbrough, Sr. at 2017 Blues Rules Festival in Crissler, Switzerland. Definitely a career highlight.

EJ Mathews – King of the BarnYard

EJ Mathews – King of the BarnYard

Comin’ in hot in 2017, straight from the backwoods of East Texas with EJ Mathews – King of the Barnyard. This release finds EJ spreading his wings with a gang of great musicians including the grea…

FREE EJ Mathews SoundCloud Track

FREE EJ Mathews SoundCloud Track

Download this FREE Soundcloud track of EJ Mathews in Janky’s studio. This is a great feel-good vibe, song. Janky plays drums, bass and guitar on this track.      

Robert Kimbrough Sr – Willey Woot CD Release

Robert Kimbrough Sr – Willey Woot CD Release

What a HOT night at Red’s in Clarksdale, MS during the 2017 Juke Joint Fest. The kimbrough brothers were in rare form. Janky was there celebrating the release of Robert Kimbrough Sr debut CD Willey Wo…

EJ Mathews in the Janky Studio

EJ Mathews in the Janky Studio

Had the great EJ Mathews stop by and record two songs in the Janky studio. This guy has such an awesome, authentic, true sound. Stay on the lookout for this cat. https://www.ejmathews.com/

Great Jukin’ at Deep Ellum Juke Nights Hosted by Rev KM Williams

Great Jukin’ at Deep Ellum Juke Nights Hosted by Rev KM Williams

I was lucky enough to jam with two great blues greats in one night. Good times all around. Most people outside of Mississippi do not know what “Jukin'” means. These days gigs or music performances …

Great KM Williams – New Spirituals CD review.

Great KM Williams – New Spirituals CD review.

So KM Williams just signed a record deal with Cleopatra Records in LA. Props. Congrats. Also, KM got this great review on his last CD that I produced and recorded in my studio. Solid review. It’s nice…

Reverend KM Williams and Deacon Jeff Stone at KNON’s FtW Blues Fest

Reverend KM Williams and Deacon Jeff Stone at KNON’s FtW Blues Fest

KM and crew with Janky on bass hit the stage around 1ish pm. Gonna be juked up in there.  

Good Time Jams at Deep Ellum Juke Nights hosted by Rev KM Williams

Good Time Jams at Deep Ellum Juke Nights hosted by Rev KM Williams

Just a few videos of the juke jams.   Come out to Bucky Moonshines in Deep Ellum, the second Saturday of each month.

Grapevine Northshore Rainfall Levels Animations

Grapevine Northshore Rainfall Levels Animations

From drought to high levels. Check out these animated gifs of the lake levels and its affects on the Northshore trail. I captured this using high res NearMap.com maps. Click to view time lapse. …

New Reverend KM Williams CD Out Soon

New Reverend KM Williams CD Out Soon

I had the great privilege of recording my mentor and great friend Reverend KM Williams in my studio. He recorded 10 songs. The release is called New Spirituals. Also. See below. I Photoshopped Rev …

Them Grackles CD Breakdown

Them Grackles CD Breakdown

Thought I would create this… I did. Here it is. I breakdown my CD song-by-song. dig.

Reverend KM Williams Upcoming Gospel Release

Reverend KM Williams Upcoming Gospel Release

The great Reverend KM Williams was doing his “awesomeness” in the Janky studio recently. He recorded 11 tracks that will be released soon under the name, “New Spirituals.” His take on the old stand…

Reverend KM Williams and Washboard Jackson doin’ it up at KUTX

Reverend KM Williams and Washboard Jackson doin’ it up at KUTX

This video is so beautiful. The great Reverend KM Williams and Great Washboard Jackson doin’ it up at KUTX in Austin. Performing Meet Me At The Station.

Playing Bass For The Great Reverend KM Williams

Playing Bass For The Great Reverend KM Williams

Playing bass for the great Reverend KM Williams and Trainreck at the Overpass in Dallas.

Download CD on CDBaby.com for $9.99

Download CD on CDBaby.com for $9.99

Download here: https://www.cdbaby.com/cd/janky Yep. Jam slap your ear holes with 14 spicy tunes. Special guest, Deacon Jeff Stone kills it on the harp as well as Harry Hoggard and Landon Lee Kirks…

Buy Janky CD and get The 1969s CD for FREE

Buy Janky CD and get The 1969s CD for FREE

Yep. It’s a “Two-Fer”. The First 50 orders of this 14 song CD featuring some of the best harp playing west of the Mississippi, get a FREE The 1969s – I Am The Road CD. https://reverbunit.bigcartel…