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 ...


‘My Babe’ has gospel roots

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


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 ...


‘All Your Love’ tracked through time

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