Video Premiere: John Németh “Kool Aid Pickle”

May 16, 2017

John Németh describes his forthcoming album, Feelin’ Freaky, set for release this Friday, May 19, via Memphis Grease Records, as “a huge milestone.” The Memphis artist whose last record, 2015’s Memphis Grease, earned him the Blues Music Award for Best Soul Blues Album, enlisted Luther Dickinson to produce Feelin’ Freaky. Németh and his group the Blue Dreamers worked with Dickinson at his family’s Zebra Ranch Studios in Mississippi to record the 11 originals that Németh explains, came “from the deepest reaches of my bag.”

Today we premiere the video for “Kool Aid Pickle” from Feelin’ Freaky which is now available for pre-order. Edward Valibus directed the video and Németh adds, “Kool Aid Pickle, it’s a southern innovation!”

Starting on May 19, Németh his Blue Dreamers will take to the road with his band in support of the record and the upcoming dates appear below the video.

Feelin’ Freaky Tour

05/19/17Memphis, TNLoflin YardUnited States
05/20/17Oxford, MSOld Armory PavilionUnited States
05/24/17Franklin, TNMusic City RootsUnited States
05/25/17Nasville, TNPRIVATEUnited States
05/27/17New York, NYRockwood Music HallUnited States
05/28/17Jim Thorpe, PAMauch Chunk Opera HouseUnited States
05/30/17Lima, NYFanatics PubUnited States
05/31/17Washington, DCThe HamiltonUnited States
06/01/17Wheeling, WVRiver City Ale HouseUnited States
06/02/17Cleveland, OHWilbert’sUnited States
06/03/17Jackson, MIJackson BluesfestUnited States
06/04/17Mishawaka, INMidway TavernUnited States
06/07/17Hot Springs, ARThe Big ChillUnited States
06/08/17Houston, TXThe Continental ClubUnited States
06/09/17Austin, TXAntone’sUnited States
06/10/17Fort Worth, TXKey’s LoungeUnited States
06/14/17Phoenix, AZRhythm RoomUnited States
06/15/17Las Vegas, NVBoulder Station CasinoUnited States
06/16/17Ventura, CAThe Hong Kong InnUnited States
06/17/17Los Angeles, CAThe MintUnited States
06/18/17Monterey, CAPoppy Hills Golf ClubUnited States
06/19/17San Jose, CAPoor House StudioUnited States
06/20/17Portland, ORWhite Eagle SaloonUnited States
06/21/17Seattle, WANectar LoungeUnited States
06/24/17Boise, IDEgyptian TheaterUnited States
06/28/17Salt Lake City, UTWillow Creek Concert SeriesUnited States
07/13/17CazorlaCazorla Blues FestivalSpain
07/14/17BordeauxRelache FestivalFrance
07/15/17CahorsCahors Blues FestivalFrance
07/17/17EdinburghEdinburgh Jazz & Blues FestivalUnited Kingdom
07/21/17Nashville, TNCity WineryUnited States
07/28/17San Francisco, CABiscuits & BluesUnited States
07/29/17Angels Camp, CABlues & Bones FestivalUnited States
07/30/17Folsom, CAPowerhouse PubUnited States
08/01/17Olympic Valley, CABluesdays at Squaw ValleyUnited States
08/05/17Durand, WIBlues on the ChippewaUnited States
08/26/17Tawas, MIBlues by the BayUnited States
08/27/17Marshfield, MANorth River Blues FestivalUnited States
09/15/17Telluride, COTelluride Blues & Brews FestivalUnited States
10/21/17Ft. Lauderdale, FLLegendary Rhythm & Blues CruiseUnited States
10/22/17Ft. Lauderdale, FLLegendary Rhythm & Blues CruiseUnited States
10/23/17Ft. Lauderdale, FLLegendary Rhythm & Blues CruiseUnited States
10/24/17Ft. Lauderdale, FLLegendary Rhythm & Blues CruiseUnited States
10/25/17Ft. Lauderdale, FLLegendary Rhythm & Blues CruiseUnited States
10/26/17Ft. Lauderdale, FLLegendary Rhythm & Blues CruiseUnited States
10/27/17Ft. Lauderdale, FLLegendary Rhythm & Blues CruiseUnited States
10/28/17Ft. Lauderdale, FLLegendary Rhythm & Blues CruiseUnited States
11/03/17FrederikshavnFrederikshavn Blues FestivalDenmark
11/04/17Grande-Synthe, DunkerqueBay-Car Blues FestivalFrance
11/08/17Le SonografLe ThorFrance
11/10/17ParisLe TritonFrance
11/11/17HaringeHaringe Blues FestivalBelgium
11/14/17TalantNuit De BluesFrance
11/15/17RennesMontford Blues FestivalFrance