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John Lee Hooker

This month In Blues Legends 06

James Blood Ulmer, Vernon Reid, John Lee Hooker, Buddy Guy, Louisiana Red, Taj Mahal, Eric Bibb, Sonny Terry, Brownie Mcghee, Magic Slim, Memphis Slim, Screamin’ Jay Hawkins, Albert King, Keb’ Mo’, Larry Johnson. They are the “Blues Legends” selected among the 1005 Posts we publish this month. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. […]

John Lee Hooker records with Sam Jones and Louis Hayes, ‘That’s My…

John Lee Hooker’s ‘That’s My Story’ is a studio album recorded on February 9, 1960 with Sam Jones & Louis Hayes (the rhythm section from Cannonball Adderley) and released the same year by Riverside. Track Listing : 1.I Need Some Money (John Lee Hooker) – 02:25 . 2.Come On And See About Me (John Lee […]

Van Morrison sings in New-York (1989)

November 30, 1989 – Van Morrison performs with his musicians Georgie Fame (org), Bernie Holland (g), Brian Odgers (b), Neil Drinkwater (kb), Dave Early (d), Richie Buckley (s) and Steve Gregory (s, fl) plus John Lee Hooker and Mose Allison as guests at the Beacon Theater in New-York City

This month In Blues Legends 02

Skip James, John Lee Hooker, Ry Cooder, Peter Green, Son House, Chuck Berry, Eric Clapton, Keith Richards, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Joe Bonamassa, Bernie Marsden, Eilidh McKellar, Robben Ford, Matt Schofield, Buddy Guy, Junior Wells, Muddy Waters. They are the “Blues Legends” selected among the 1260 Posts we publish this month. Here, they are reunited 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

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, […]

John Lee Hooker releases ‘The Healer’ recorded with Bonnie Raitt,…

John Lee Hooker’s ‘The Healer’ is an album featuring collaborations with Bonnie Raitt, Charlie Musselwhite, Los Lobos and Carlos Santana and released in September 1989 by Chameleon. Track listing : 1.The Healer (John Lee Hooker, Roy Rogers, Santana, Chester Thompson) – 05:36 . 2.I’m in the Mood (John Lee Hooker, Bernard Besman) – 04:30 . […]

Singing (or Playing) With Van Morrison

Van Morrison, whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has duetted with a myriad of singers or musicians of all genres. We have selected ten individuals and three bands : Chet Baker, Cliff Richard, Bob Dylan , Ray Charles, Tom Jones, Jeff Beck, Mark Knopfler, The Chieftains, Candy Dulfer, John Lee Hooker, Them, […]

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 20

The Rolling Stones, Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band, Huey Lewis & The News, Rory Gallagher, John Lee Hooker, Scorpions, The Band, Roxy Music, Barclay James Harvest, Eric Burdon, Chuck Berry, Joni Mitchell. They are the ’80s Throwback’ artists selected among the 253 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious […]

Singing With Carlos Santana

Carlos Santana, whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has played during his long carreer with a myriad of singers of all genres.We have selected twelve of them : Faith Hill, Sarah Mclachlan, John Lee Hooker, Mana, Michelle Branch, Rob Thomas, Jennifer Lopez, Beyonce, Ziggy, Stephen Marley , Lauryn Hill , Alicia Keys, […]

This week In Soul Artists 26

Billie Holiday, The Temptations, Martha and The Vandellas, Etta James, Ray Charles, Natalie Cole, Jill Scott, Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, Chaka Khan, George Clinton, the P Funk Al Stars, Bernie Worrell, the Woo Warriors. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 300 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious […]