Eric Bibb – Ridin’


Eric Bibb - Ridin'

Eric Bibb – Ridin’
Format: CD – Digital
Label: Stony Plain Record
Release: 2023

Release date: March 24, 2023

The follow-up to his multiple award-winning, critically-acclaimed 2021 album, Dear America, Ridin’ is a continuation of the vision that informs Bibb’s artistry as a modern-day Blues troubadour. Grounded in the folk and blues tradition with contemporary sensibilities, Bibb’s music continues to reflect his thoughts on current world events and his own lived experiences, whilst remaining entertaining, uplifting, inspirational and relevant.

A two-time Grammy Award nominee with multiple Blues Foundation awards, Eric Bibb is known and revered globally for having carved his own musical destiny with honesty and power. Eric’s father, the late Leon Bibb, was an activist, actor, and folk singer who marched at Selma with Dr. Martin Luther King. Eric’s youth was spent immersed in the Greenwich Village folk scene. Names like Dylan, Baez, and Seeger were visitors to his home. He was deeply influenced by Odetta, Richie Havens, and Taj Mahal – who guests on Ridin’ – and he has synthesized all of that into his very own style.


01. Family
02. Ridin’
03. Blues Funky Like Dat (featuring Taj Mahal & Jontavious Willis)
04. The Ballad of John Howard Griffin (featuring Russell Malone)
05. 500 Miles
06. Tulsa Town
07. Onwards (Interlude)
08. Hold the Line (featuring Russell Malone)
09. I Got My Own (featuring Amar Sundy)
10. Call Me By My Name (featuring Harrison Kennedy)
11. Joybells
12. Sinner Man with Eric Bibb String Band (Live at Wheatland Festival)
13. Free (featuring Habib Koité)
14. People You Love
15. Church Bells (Interlude)