“Americana from the heavy end of the CD bin.  After a lifetime of exploring the history of the blues, Scottie Blinn and his bandmates turn their explorations to postwar and modern American folk and gospel...with big fat soul-shaking electric guitar!"  ~~Joey Harris  The Beat Farmers

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NEW SINGLE!  "Soul Survivor"

2024 San Diego Music Awards

Nominated "BEST BLUES Artist"

On the heels of winning the 2023 San Diego Music Award "Best Video" for their song "Rosalee", Black Market III has been nominated "Best Blues Artist" for this year's awards!

FIRST CONCERT OF 2024 AT HACIENDA ON THE HILL -  SOLD OUT!  Join Black Market III on March 16th, 7:30pm for another amazing concert by candlelight!  This will be a concert in the round featuring a few San Diego modern legends and great friends of ours Josh Taylor, Sandi King, and Jody Bagley.  Both Sandi and Jody appear on the latest BMIII CD, “Soul Survivor”. 

NEW SINGLE & VIDEO - "ROSALEE"  -  WINNER "BEST VIDEO" -  2023 San Diego Music Awards (Stream below)

“Rosalee” is dedicated to those who suffer in silence, courageously fighting to get through each day.  It was also written in support of the loved ones who fight along with you.  

No one should suffer in silence.  For help dial 988, or call 1-800-273-8255 (in the U.S.) for the National Suicide and Crisis Hotline.

Roxanne Coverdale - Vocal, Bass
Scott Blinn - Guitar
Joe Hager - Drums
Jamie Shadowlight - Violin
Jody Bagley - Piano

Song: Rosalee
Written By: Roxanne Coverdale
Band: Black Market III
CD: Soul Survivor
Recorded, Mixed, and Mastered: Grease Punk Studio, Lakeside, CA
Video Edited: BMIII Media Management