Eric Clapton 1963 w/The Yardbirds

27 04 2009

Sonny Boy Williamson II

10 04 2009

The amazing Aleck “Rice” Miller.

Little Walter Live 1967

1 04 2009

With Hound Dog Taylor and his band

Backing up Koko Taylor with Hound Dog

1966 Junior Wells And Otis Rush

28 03 2009

Magic Sam Live 1966

2 03 2009

The most incredible live performer the blues has ever seen, the magnificent Magic Sam!  “All Your Love” and “Magic Sam’s Boogie” played on a borrowed Les Paul copy from Earl Hooker through a Sound City half stack in Germany during the American Folk Blues tour of 1966.

Bobby “Blue” Bland w/Wayne Bennett 1981

14 02 2009

One of the great unsung blues guitarists, Wayne Bennett, backs up one of the genre’s top singers, Bobby “Blue” Bland in 1981. Bennett stings a big hollowbody Gibson with P90’s, nailing chord fragment rhythms and single note runs with a masterful groove.

Freddie King 1966

26 01 2009

A master of touch and tone, Freddie King stings his 335 with effortless grace and real fire.