26th May 2017
1. Grace / 2. Jack Past 8 / 3. Hole In My Heart / 4. Hold On / 5. Love Lies / 6. Pretty Thing / 7. Love You So / 8. How Do You Feel / 9. I Was In Chains / 10. Duchess & The Shufflemeister / 11. Waiting So Long / 12. (If You) Had A Little Love / 13. Blue
Duchess was originally released in the USA by Warner Brothers in 2008, receiving glowing reviews and featuring Jerry Shirley (Humble Pie) on drums. The album features a duet with Paul Rodgers, a co-write with Steve Marriott and guests Jason Bonham, Robbie Blunt (Robert Plant), Dick Parry (Pink Floyd), BJ Cole. Includes Peter Bullick, Gerard Louis and Ian Rowley from Deborah’s Live band. Reviews of ‘Duchess’ were glowing, with Blues Matters describing Deborah as 'a blues mama par excellence' and Blues Review in the USA listed her as one of the ‘New Women of Blues’. Modern Guitars magazine called ‘Duchess’ 'A celebration of soul, strength and family…the album stands as her finest work to date' whilst Rock 'n Reel magazine stated '…shades of Janis Joplin and Grace Slick abound'.