We remember John Lee Hooker. ‘Boom Boom Hooker’

last to feature Alan Wilson) by John Lee Hooker and Canned Heat. >> MORE VIDEOS [1991] John Lee Hooker brings his blues at Newport Jazz Festival in Newport, RI >> 50 MINUTES on RVM [1996] Carlos Santana and Charlie Musselwhite will sit in with John Lee Hooker at Fillmore in...

John Lee Hooker meets Ry Cooder (1992)

October 10, 1992 – John Lee Hooker and Ry Cooder team up for “All Our Colors – The Good Road Concert,” a benefit to help Native American Indians at Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, California BY THE SAME...

Axl, Eric et al sit in with the Stones (1989)

December 19, 1989 – The Rolling Stones’ “Steel Wheels” tour – with Axl Rose, Izzy Stradlin, John Lee Hooker and Eric Clapton guesting – stops at Convention Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey BY THE SAME...

Black is Black (But Blue Too)

Helena. 1915 was remarkable because several other monumental blues artists were born within a 100-mile radius that year; notably Muddy Waters, Willie Dixon, Little Walter Jacobs, Memphis Slim, Johnny Shines, and Honeyboy Edwards. PLAYLIST : John Dee Holeman – One Black Rat (3.27) . John Lee Hooker – Crawlin’ Black...

The Blues of House

Johnson – Come On in My Kitchen (2.52) . Mance Lipscomb – Haunted House Blues (2.53) . Memphis Slim – Empty room blues (2.55) . Pink Anderson – Big house blues (4.05) . John Lee Hooker – House Rent Boogie (3.05) . Jones & Willie B. James – Lonesome Bedroom...

All We Need is … Satisfaction

Need (3.57) . Little Charlie & the Nightcaps – I Beg Your Pardon (4.49) . Doris Duke – He’s Everything I Need (3.25) . Little Walter – Don t Need No Horse (3.19) . John Lee Hooker – I Need Lovin’ (2.56) . Fleetwood Mac – Need Your Love So...

Booze In Blues

is drinkin that wine. When they gets drunk, start singing all night”. (my advice, dont book an hotel near them!) The Music’s Over : Earl Hooker was a cousin to John Lee Hooker. He taught himself to play guitar around the age of 10 and shortly thereafter his family migrated...

Blues Menagerie

slot on Billboard’s R&B charts for seven weeks in 1953. JohnLeeHooker.com : Hooker found work as a janitor in the auto factories, and at night, like many other transplants from the rural Delta, he entertained friends and neighbors by playing at “house parties”. Broonzy.com : Bill’s father Frank Broonzy and...

Movers And Shakers

From ‘Wake Me. Shake Me’ to ‘God moves on the water’, we have mixed 19 ‘Blues & Soul‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Moving & Shaking‘. It has Johnny Kidd And The Pirates, Johnny Guitar Watson, John Lee Hooker, The Paul Butterfield Blues Band and many more. LINER NOTES IMAGE...

Eric & The Bluesmen

Blues is central to Eric Clapton‘s repertoire. So we looked for every (videographed) occasion where Eric plays live with one (or more) of his blues masters or colleagues. Buddy Guy, BB King, Muddy Waters, Otis Rush, Luther Allison, John Lee Hooker, Robert Cray, Dr. John, Chuck Berry, Hubert Sumlin,Johnny Winter,...

Blue, Stormy, It’s Monday After All

.... Junior Wells – Stormy Monday Blues (4.24) . Jazz Crusaders – Blue Monday (8.47) . Etta James – Stormy Monday (5.06) . John Lee Hooker – Blue Monday (2.29) . Buddy Guy – Stormy Monday Blues (4.22) . Louis Armstrong – A Monday Date (3.13) . Earl Hooker –...