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Muddy Waters

We remember Johnny Winter. ‘Johnny Was Good’

This day (July 16, 2014), in Zurich (Switzerland), died John Dawson 'Johnny' Winter III a.k.a. Johnny Winter American blues guitarist and singer.Digest Tracklist : Dust My Broom (2012) . Full Concert Bonn (2007) . Classic Interview With…

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 28/52

Tom Waits, Muddy Waters, Clark Terry, Manassas, Van Morrison, Loggins And Messina, Dr. Feelgood, Chicago, Lynyrd Skynyrd, The Byrds, Queen, The Rolling Stones, Kiss They are the '70s Throwback' artists selected among the 411 Posts we…

Muddy Waters is in Nice (1977)

July 10, 1977 - the Muddy Waters Blues with Clark Terry (tp), Jerry Portnoy (harm), Bob Margolin (eg), Guitar Junior (eg), Pinetop Perkins (p), Calvin Jones (eb) and Willy Big Eyes Smith (dr) will be on stage at "Nice Jazz Festival " in…

This week In Soul Artists 27/52

Maxwell, Marvin Gaye, Aaron Neville, D'Angelo, Barry White , Earl King, Bill Withers, Jimmy Cliff, Muddy Waters, Gregory Porter, Taj Mahal, Michael JacksonThey are the Soul Artists selected among the 419 Posts we publish this week. Here,…

This month In Blues Legends 05/12

Sonny Boy Williamson II, Taj Mahal, Muddy Waters, Eric Clapton, John Lee Hooker, Sonny Landreth, Albert King, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Howlin' Wolf, B.B. King, Chuck Berry, Buddy GuyThey are the "Blues Legends" performers selected among the 1459…

This week In Male Balladeers 18/52

Bill Withers , Muddy Waters, Elvis Costello, Ben E King, Bob Seger, Morrissey, Engelbert Humperdinck, Ben Harper, Damon Albarn, Michael Bublé, Benjamin Clementine, David Gahan They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 291 Posts we…

We remember Muddy Waters. ‘Still Waters’

This day (April 30, 1983), in Westmont, Illinois, died McKinley Morganfield a.k.a. Muddy Waters, an American blues musician.Digest Tracklist : Manish Boy . w/ Rolling Stones - Champagne And Reefer (1981) . w/ Sonny Boy Williamson - Got My…

This month In Blues Legends 04/12

Albert Collins, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Johnny Winter, Walter Trout, Otis Spann, Johnnie Johnson, Ana Popovic, Ronnie Earl, Matt Schofield, Muddy Waters, Clark Terry, B.B King, R.L. Burnside, J.B. Lenoir, Lonnie MackThey are the "Blues Legends"…

We remember Otis Spann. ‘Sketches Of Spann’

This day ( April 24, 1970), in Chicago, Illinois, died Otis Spann, an American blues musician.Digest Tracklist : w/ Muddy Waters, Memphis Slim, Willy Dixon et al - Bye Bye Blues . w/ Muddy Waters - Nobody Knows My Trouble (1968 ) . Blues…

This week In Male Balladeers 16/52

Warren Zevon, Richie Havens, Bob Dylan, Dr John, Louis Prima, Tom Waits, Robert Smith, Iggy Pop, Muddy Waters, Lloyd Cole, Tony Bennett, Sufjan Stevens They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 271 Posts we publish this week. Here,…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 16/52

Muddy Waters, Lonnie Mack, Walter Trout, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Albert Collins, Keith Richards, Bill Frisell, Dan Auerbach, Shawn Lane, John Frusciante, Prince, Peter Frampton , Joe BonamassaThey are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 271…

Clapton & The Bluesmen

Blues is central to the repertoire of Eric Clapton whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW. So we looked for and found twelve (videographed) occasions where Eric plays live with one (or more) of his blues masters or colleagues.They…

This month In Blues Legends 03/12

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…

We remember Memphis Slim

February 25, 1988 - Mr.Memphis Slim, American blues pianist & singer with a distinctive streak of white hair passed away in Paris aged 72. He is remembered.Recorded on December 3, 1959, "Willie"s Blues" was the debut album by Willie…

This month In Blues Legends 01/12

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 AllmanThey are the…

This month In Blues Legends 12/12

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…

German TV tapes Muddy Waters (1978)

December 10, 1978 - German TV program "Rockpalast" will record Muddy Waters and band - that is Pinetop Perkins (p), Jerry Portnoy (harmo), Luther "Guitar, Jr." Johnson (g), Bob Margolin (g), Calvin Jones (b), Willie "Big Eyes" Smith (d) -…

This month In Blues Legends 11/12

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…

This month In Blues Legends 10/12

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, Eric Clapton, Buddy Guy, Junior…

Junior Wells sits in with Muddy Waters (1976)

October 29, 1976 - Muddy Waters and his Rhythm Blues Band - that is Luther Johnson (g), Bob Margolin (g), Jerry Portnoy (h), Pinetop Perkins (p), Calvin Jones (b), Willie Smith (d) - plus special guest Junior Wells perform at…

Muddy Waters goes to Copenhagen (1968)

October 27, 1968 - Muddy Waters performs with Otis Spann (p, voc), Luther "Snake" Johnson (g), Pee Wee Madison (g), Paul Oscher (harmo), Sonny Wimberley (db b) & S. P. Leary (d) at the Copenhagen Jazz Festival in Denmark