Blues Time Machine

Still ‘Broke and Hungry’ 80 years later

Blind Lemon Jefferson was one of the defining guitarists of Texas Blues of the 1920’s. Influenced by the ...

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‘My Babe’ has gospel roots

Chances are you know the song “My Babe”, made popular by Little Walter in 1955. Except for the ...

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Slide guitar wizardry surfaced in ‘Stranger Blues’

Tampa Red was a slide guitar pioneer who helped create the template for modern blues. His distinctive use ...

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‘All Your Love’ tracked through time

By John Kessler Otis Rush brought such passion and emotion to his singing and guitar playing that his ...

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