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Blues critic John Valenteyn brings you reviews of new blues albums every month!

John’s Blues Picks is the monthly album review series by Toronto-based blues columnist, John Valenteyn. John Valenteyn is co-founder of the Toronto Blues Society, a radio host on CIUT.FM and the Toronto Blues Society’s resident album reviewer. John’s Blues Picks (JBP) are collected monthly in the Toronto Blues Society’s monthly print newsletter, Maple Blues

Albums can be submitted to John for review via the Toronto Blues Society Office (910 Queen St W, Toronto, ON, M6J 1G6). If possible, please include two copies of each album submitted.