Shadows new single featuring Janis Ian on Piano


Lyrics video for the new Shadows single featuring janis Ian (Piano).

“The Award-Winning song Hollow mirrors the penetrating, positive and healing spirit that is Trevor Sewell. Trevor’s music is a great example of the artistic renaissance pervading the music licensing industry.” – Gary Gray, Producer & Founder of the International Music Licensing Contest


Screen Shot 2016-04-01 at 00.48.47THE Official IBBA ALBUM CHARTS THIS WEEK

A little bit of blurb: Trevor Sewell New Album – HOLLOW

HOLLOW is the new album from Trevor Sewell it features 10 new Sewell songs and a host of great English and American guests who include a Grammy Nominee, an Emmy Nominated Producer and Billboard Songwriting Award winner, a duet with brilliant American artist Brooke Nickerson and Paul Barrere from legendary band LITTLE FEAT. Recording took place on both sides of the Atlantic and UK launch party is scheduled for 13th November with the American Launch to be held in Los Angeles on Feb 12th. 2016 during Grammys week.

What others are saying about it so far:

  • ‘its only been out a week but Trevor Sewell’s album Hollow is already being called an album of the year’. – Jeremy Rees – Radio Cardiff
  • “Hollow is one of the freshest and most original songs I’ve heard in 2015″ – The Blues and Soul Show.
  • ‘A spectacular classic that would stand out in any list in the world.’ – The Blues Man in the Hat.
  • I consider Hollow to be an important evolutionary “marker” and I think it will prove an influential track as time goes on – Jason Elliott.
  • ‘One of my favorite albums I’ve received since I’ve owned MDORadio and MDORadioBlues.’ – She D’ambrosio
  • ‘it’s certainly one of the best new releases I’ve heard this year’ – NE:MM
  • ‘Trevor Sewell goes from strength to strength with his writing and exceptional performances. He has a fantastic voice and as a multi instrumentalist and producer, he has made this album something special.’ – Lancashire Blues Archive.


Really happy to say I was named runner up in this years British Blues Awards this year for The Kevin Thorpe Songwriter Award for the second time.


BLUES MATTERS THIS MONTH – Great 4 page feature = me well chuffed.



The In Show Los Angeles Click To Find Out More

The In Show Los Angeles Click The Graphic To Find Out More!


My thanks go to everyone who voted for me in The British Blues Awards – Support for  the INDEPENDENCE  album has constantly amazed me – thanks again Trev –

See The British Blues Award Nominations here!

Independence album is close to selling out again.

All back orders for INDEPENDENCE have now been dispatched

Independence T Shirts  –  SOLD OUT!

STOP PRESS: Tracks from INDEPENDENCE to be featured alongside B.B. King, Howlin’ Wolf, Robert Johnson, Champion Jack Dupree and more! 


Thanks Radio Caroline – I’m really happy to be in such great company with Sheryl Crow and David Crosby

thanks Radio Caroline

April 2014


– If you’re visiting my site re: Producer category in the AIMAs in Hollywood please click here to visit my Producer page

Thanks Purple Haze for including me in the unsung Heroes Chart and Playlist

Thanks Purple Haze for including me in the unsung Heroes Chart and Playlist

What the UK Independent Blues Broadcasters have been playing on their radio shows! throughout the whole of 2014 – thanks IBBA

Really happy to be in the Top Twenty in this very prestigious Chart

American Songwriters Awards Las Vegas

STOP PRESS:Great news from America The Train made it to the final nominees list in the American Songwriting Awards in Las Vegas – can’t make it out there this time around but great to be asked.

Thanks BLUES MATTERS for having us in your Chart!

and Thank You CLASSIC ROCK BLUES for the full colour spread.

Classic Rock Blues - Full Colour spread

Classic Rock Blues – Full Colour spread

Had a brilliant time in America in Novembergreat company, great gigs, great sessions, great awards show and great result – did I mention it was great – well it was! :)

Los Angeles November 2013

Los Angeles November 2013

APRIL in America was fantastic – loved recording at Capitol Records and playing at the Whisky a GoGo and it was of course brilliant to pick up the ‘BEST LIVE PERFORMANCE AWARD’ for ‘THE TRAIN‘ at the Indie Music Channel awardspics and vids to follow :)

Great to play at Stormin this year - brilliant

Great to play at Stormin this year – brilliant


The Point Sunderland UK

The Point Sunderland UK





You should have seen the one that got away!

Big thanks to all at HMV who made our gig such a pleasant experience – hope to be back in October for the new album launch and thanks to Gordon for filming the video (see videos page) Sally, Rich and Andy and all at HMV Newcastle for setting the whole thing up and making sure it all went so smoothly – you guys rock!


The Train will be released due to popular demand on 6th July we should be announcing a very special venue for the launch very soon – watch this space…

Looking Forward to coming to play my first Headlining Gig in Austria In September at the Multicultural Festival in Linz

Just confirmed the Linz date should be great as I’ve never been to Austria before be great to meet up with Alex at W.A.R records. This year seems to be getting very busy = me happy.

Thank You Hollywood!

Had a brilliant time in L.A more details to follow – gigs went great and I got to win the Best Blues Artist category in the Artists In Music Awards – happy days!

America you were great! 

It was great seeing our friends and meeting some new ones in Hollywood in February for the Artists In Music Awards and winning the ‘Best Blues Artist’ Award was a seriously big plus – fantastic event and we are still buzzing from it. Loved playing in America and will hopefully be back in Los Angeles later in the year.

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Hottest New Artist.

Really pleased to have made it into the top ten (number 8 in fact) in the forthcoming ‘Hottest New Artist’ book in America – I’ll put some more details up when I know more :)

Pleased to be working with the Barry Tomes Media Group in the UK, writing songs for one of their forthcoming artists, This is an exciting opportunity and I’m very much enjoying working on the project.
Barry Tomes Media Group



Great news from Nashville and the Josie Awards @ The Nissan Stadium

Great news – we have been nominated in the ‘Jazz/Blues Category for Artist/Group of the Year’ at the Nissan Stadium in Nashville in September – well chuffed thank you Josie…

Great review for Calling Nashville (and it isn’t even released yet)

  It’s sometimes hard to pin down where Trevor Sewell will be playing next, but come February it’s a fair bet that you’ll find him in Los Angeles. In recent…

Great to be featured in the HUFFINGTON POST :)

Thank you Susan Surftone for the very cool article The music of the 1980s has endured through generations encompassing, with a graceful diversity, many genres. UK punk/new wave band, The…

Wonky Bot Studios Cast British Bluesman Trevor Sewell in SPOOKY TROOP!

Really chuffed to have become the voice of General Click in Spooky Troop the great new audio podcast from Wonky Bot Studios in California. Click graphic to see the trailer…

Featured on Paul Jones Blues Show this week

Really pleased to be featured on the Paul Jones Show this week on radio 2 – he played Small Change from the Hollow album and said that ‘many listeners had…