Little Walter – Little Walter’s Jump –

Little Walter playing acoustically* (E harp, 2nd position – key of B), Hound Dog Taylor on guitar. From American Folk Blues Festival 1967, Germany. See “Legends Of: The American Folk-Blues Festivals” DVD. Download Music from Little Walter Little Walter, born Marion Walter Jacobs (May 1, 1930 – February 15, 1968), was an American blues musician…

Chuck Berry – Johnny B-Goode

  Download Music from Chuck Berry Charles Edward Anderson “Chuck” Berry (born October 18, 1926) is an American guitarist, singer and songwriter, and one of the pioneers of rock and roll music. With songs such as “Maybellene” (1955), “Roll Over Beethoven” (1956), “Rock and Roll Music” (1957) and “Johnny B. Goode” (1958), Berry refined and…

Johnny Winter – Be Careful With A Fool

Johnny Winter from Danish TV in 1970 with Tommy Shannon on bass and Uncle John Turner on Drums MORE FROM JOHNNY WINTERS John Dawson Winter III (February 23, 1944 – July 16, 2014), known as Johnny Winter, was an American blues guitarist, multi-instrumentalist, singer, and producer. Best known for his high-energy blues-rock albums and live…

Adam Gussow, “Crossroads Blues” (2010)

  MORE MUSIC FROM ADAM GUSSOW Adam Gussow (Ph.D., Princeton) is an associate professor of English and Southern Studies. A member of the University of Mississippi faculty since 2002, he teaches courses in American and African American literature, the blues tradition, southern autobiography, and race in American culture….. In addition to his academic credentials, Gussow…

Janis Joplin – Kozmic blues -live 1970

Janis Lyn Joplin (January 19, 1943 – October 4, 1970) was an American singer-songwriter who first rose to fame in the late 1960s as the lead singer of the psychedelic-acid rock band Big Brother and the Holding Company, and later as a solo artist with her own backing groups, The Kozmic Blues Band and The…