Black History – Blues Legends 1925-1979

06 Feb

Continuing on the theme yesterday to the soundtrack –

“As The Years Go Passing By”
Albert King & Rory Gallagher – Montreux 1975

For those of you who would like to do some exploration, the artists shown include:

Jimmy Reed,BB King,Clifton Chenier, Dr Isaiah Ross,RL Burnside,Guitar Slim, Big Mama Thornton,Fred Below,Chuck Berry, A.C. Reed,Lester Kinsey,Amos Milburn, Smoky Babe,Mighty Joe Young,Alexis Korner,
Koko Taylor,Bo Diddley,Jimmy Johnson, Eddie Kirkland,Lonesome Sundown, Lafayette Thomas, Earl Hooker, JB Lenoir, Matt “Guitar” Murphy,Louis Myers, Big Smokey Smothers,Otis Spann,Little Walter, Junior Kimbrough,Ray Charles,Bobby Blue Bland, Hubert Sumlin,Long John Hunter,John Littlejohn, Ike Turner,Junior Parker,Albert Collins, John Mayall,Byther Smith,Lonnie Brooks, Earl King,Otis Rush,Freddie King,Little Milton, Junior Wells,Little Mack Simmons, Johnny “Guitar” Watson,James Cotton, Fenton Robinson,Billy Boy Arnold, Eddy Clearwater,Sam Myers,Buddy Guy, Jimmy Dawkins,Louisiana Red,Carey Bell, Johnny Copeland,Magic Sam,Magic Slim,
Bobby Parker,Johnny Heartsman,Eddie Shaw, Phillip Walker,Spider John Koerner, Luther Allison,Roy Buchanan,Luther Jr Johnson, Little Smokey Smothers,Dr John,Lonnie Mack, Taj Mahal,Son Seals,Jimi Hendrix, Paul Butterfield,John Hammond Jr, Mike Bloomfield,Walter Washington, Charlie Musselwhite,Johnny Winter,Eric Clapton,
Danny Gatton,Duane Allman,Peter Green, Benoit Blue Boy,Percy Strother,Stan Webb, Ry Cooder,Bill Deraime,Rod Piazza, Rory Gallagher,Duke Robillard, Sherman Robertson,Hans Theessink,Zora Young, Bonnie Raitt,Patrick Verbeke,Joe Louis Walker, Billy Gibbons,Paul Personne, Jean-Jacques Milteau,Angela Strehli, Walter Trout,Sonny Landreth,Jimmie Vaughan, Eric Bibb,Keb’ Mo’,Robben Ford,Coco Montoya, Gary Moore,Tom Principato,john Campbell, Debbie Davies,Billy Branch,Larry Garner, Ronnie Earl,Jimmy Thackery,Robert Cray,
Stevie Ray Vaughan,Otis Grand,Sugar Blue, Michael Coleman,Michael Burks,Kenny Neal, Lurie Bell,Mem Shannon,Melvin Taylor, Arthur Neilson,Popa Chubby,Larry McCray, Lucky Peterson,Bernard Allison,Jeff Healey, Tab Benoit,Corey Harris,Eric sardinas, Ana Popovic,Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Joe Bonamassa,Matt Schofield, Shemekia Copeland.


Posted by on February 6, 2010 in Black History


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3 responses to “Black History – Blues Legends 1925-1979

  1. DW Jazzlover

    February 6, 2010 at 11:59 AM

    Lord man you took me back!!! Thank you


  2. nanakwame

    February 6, 2010 at 12:23 PM

    Saw Johnny Copeland and Hooker once, room filled with white folks. It brought tears to my eyes from joy. This is what our captured ancestors created out of love and longings and gave to the world


  3. brotherbrown

    February 7, 2010 at 11:43 AM

    Johnnie Guitar Watson – I Wanna Ta Ta you baby



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