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Happy birthday Buddy Guy. ‘Best Guy’

This day (July 30, 1936), in Lettsworth, Louisiana, is born Buddy Guy, an American blues guitarist and singer.Digest Tracklist : Kingfish (2020) . Cognac (2019) . w/ Jimmy Vaughan/Q. Sullivan - I Just Want to Make Love to You . w/ Keb'…

This month In Blues Legends 07

Skip James, Chuck Berry, T Bone Walker, Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee, Willie Dixon, Memphis Slim, Helen Humes, BB King, Muddy Waters, Pinetop Perkins , Otis Taylor, Ben Harper, Charlie Musselwhite, Gary Moore, Eric Clapton, Doyle Bramhall…

The Blues spends the night at Radio City (2003)

February 7, 2003 - fifty artists are gathered for a concert at Radio City Music Hall in New-York City to kick off the "Year Of The Blues" national celebration. It will feature BB King, Bonnie Raitt, Steven Tyler and Joe Perry, Buddy Guy,…

This month In Blues Legends 05

Willie Dixon, Bobby 'Blue' Bland, Lightnin' Hopkins, Junior Wells, Albert Collins, BB King, Jimmy Johnson, Hubert Sumlin, David Johansen, Charlie Musselwhite, Lucky Peterson, Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, Taj Mahal, Gregg Allman. They are the…

We remember Carl Perkins. ‘Now Go, Carl, Go’

This day (January 19, 1998 ), in Jackson, Tennessee, died Carl Lee Perkins a.k.a. Carl Perkins, an American singer, songwriter who wrote among others 'Blue Suede Shoes' and ' Matchbox'.Tracklist : Blue Suede Shoes (Perry Como Show, 1956)…

This week In Soul Artists 02

Etta James, Wilson Pickett, Parliament Funkadelic, Jackie Wilson, Aretha Franklin, Mavis Staples, Whitney Houston, Incognito, Erykah Badu & The Roots, Temptations, Corinne Bailey Rae, Sade. They are the Soul Artists selected among the…

Happy Birthday John Mayer

October 16, 1977 - John Clayton Mayer simply known as John Mayer, American singer, songwriter & guitarist is 42. Happy Birthday SirJohn Mayer 's 'Room for Squares' is his debut studio album released on June 5, 2001 by Aware / Columbia…

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…

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…

Two Blue

From 'Love Is Blue' to 'Born To Be Blue', we have mixed 24 tunes around the theme of 'Doubled Songs In "Blue"'. It has Jeff Beck, Yehudi Menuhin & Stephane Grappelli, Caetano Veloso, Esther Philips, Jazz Crusaders and many more.

Irving Berlin…Always

From 'Always' to 'Ive Got My Love To Keep Me Warm', we have mixed 20 'Jazz' tunes written or co-written by 'Irving Berlin'. It has Stacey Kent, Billie Holiday, Ray Charles, Otis Redding and many more.