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Albert King

We remember Gary Moore. ‘The Moore’s Law’

This day (February 6, 2011), in Estepona, Spain, died Robert William Gary Moore, a Northern Irish blues rock guitarist and singer . Tracklist : w/ Albert King – Stormy Monday . Shreds . Parisienne Walkways . Still Got The Blues . Still Got The Blues (1995) . Empty Rooms Live (1987) . w/ Eric Bell […]

This month In Blues Legends 04

John Mayall, Albert King, Taj Mahal, Bonnie Raitt, Hubert Sumlin, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Beth Hart, Jeff Beck, Keith Richards, Freddie King, Joe Louis Walker, Muddy Waters, Gary Moore, Willie Dixon, Brownie McGhee, Sonny Terry, Lucky Peterson. They are the “Blues Legends” selected among the 967 Posts we publish this month. Here, they are reunited in […]

We remember Albert King. ‘King Albert’

This day (December 21, 1992), in Memphis, Tennessee, died Albert King, an American blues guitarist and singer. Tracklist : Why You´re so mean to me (1992) . The Sky Is Crying (1989) . w/ Stevie Ray Vaughn- Don’t You Lie To Me (1983) . Born Under A Bad Sign . w/ John Mayall – Stormy […]

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 32

Keith Richards, Gary Clark Jr., Albert King, George Thorogood, Gary Moore, Johnny Winter, Pete Townshend, Tommy Iommi, Glenn Tipton, Angus Young, Steve Clark, Wayne Krantz. They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 197 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Keith Richards – Going […]

Happy Birthday John Mayall. ‘More Room To Move’

This day (November 29, 1933), in Macclesfield, England, is born John Mayall, an English blues singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist. Digest Tracklist : Parchman Farm (2019) . (They Call It) Stormy Monday (2018) . Nature’s Disappearing (2017) . Drifting Blues (2015) . Room To Move . w/ Eric Clapton & The Bluesbreakers – I’M Tore Down […]

This month In Blues Legends 03

T Bone Walker, John Mayer, Lonnie Brook, Gary Moore, Albert Collins, Stevie Ray Vaughan, B B King, Albert King, Paul Butterfield, Etta James, John Mayall, the Bluesbreakers, Roy Buchanan, Muddy Waters, The Rolling Stones, John Hammond, Taj Mahal, Big Joe Turner, Lucky Peterson. They are the “Blues Legends” performers selected among the 1124 Posts we […]

Singing & Playing With Stevie Ray Vaughan

Stevie Ray Vaughan who would have turned 65 today, has duetted with a myriad of blues and non blues artists. We have selected twelve of them : Johnny Copeland, Buddy Guy, BB King, Dick Dale, Albert King, Jeff Healey, The Fabulous Thunderbirds, Lonnie Mack , Night Music Band, Jeff Beck, Colin James, Albert Collins Here, […]

Bonamassa’s Role Models

In the excellent ‘Live At Greek‘ album, released today in 2016, Joe Bonamassa pays a tribute to the ‘Three Kings’ : Albert King, B.B.King and Freddie King. We searched our archives for the original audio and video versions and mirrored the Bonamassa’s ‘LAG’ album. Here are ‘Bonamassa’s Role Models’

Albert King rocks Fillmore East (1970)

September 23, 1970 – Albert King and his Gibson Flying V take part in the filming of “Welcome To The Fillmore, ” a Bill Graham’s project at The Fillmore East on Second Avenue near East 6th in New-York City

This month In Blues Legends 01

R L Burnside, Buddy Guy, Junior Wells, John Lee Hooker, Robert Cray, Freddie King, Otis Rush, Eric Clapton, Luther Allison, Albert Collins, Clarence Gatemouth Brown, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Johnny Copeland, Albert King, Jeff Healey, B.B. King, T Bone Walker. They are the “Blues Legends” performers selected among the 1226 Posts we publish this month. Here, […]

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 21

Freddie King, Duane Allman, Albert King, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Jimmy Page, B.B. King, Jeff Beck, John McLaughlin, Steve Howe, Steve Hackett, Terje Rypdal, Shawn Lane, Ralph Towner, John Abercrombie. They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 289 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! […]

Stax Records artists gather at “Wattstax” (1972)

August 20, 1972 – Stax Records organizes a concert with all their roster – The Dramatics, The Staple Singers, The Bar-Kays, Albert King, Little Milton, Johnnie Taylor, Carla Thomas, Rufus Thomas, Luther Ingram, Isaac Hayes and many more – to commemorate the seventh anniversary of the Watts riots at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 19

Magic Slim, Eric Clapton, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Johnny Winter, Paul Butterfield, Duke Robillard, Roy Buchanan, Albert King, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Gary Moore, John Mayer, Eric Gales, Shawn Lane. They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 303 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Magic […]

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 15

Warren Haynes, Mick Taylor, John Mayer, Johnny Winter, Albert King, Vernon Reid, Joe Perry, Brian May, Tommy Iommi, Prince, Slash, Stone Gossard. They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 300 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Warren Haynes – Endless Parade (w/ Gov’t […]