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Daily Dose Of Blues 10.25.14

The British Blues Boom Of The 60’s (Jeff Beck,Eric Clapton,Jimi Hendrix & Jimmy Page)

 

 

 

 

Published on Jan 22, 2013

” The start of the British Blues Scene in The U.K.

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1:39 The Crossroads Blues http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cross_Ro…
2:45 New Castle,England (Eric Burdon)
5:06 Belfast,Ireland (Van Morrison)
6:35 London (The Stones)
7:09 Chess Records and Pye Records
7:48 Cyril Davies & Alexis Korner of Blues Incorporated (The Ealing Club)
8:41 John Mayall and Eric Burdon talk about Alexis Korner
9:55 Keith Richards meets Mick Jagger at a train station
10:30 Brian Jones
11:26 Giorgio Gomelsky talks about the Stones
12:55 Mick Jagger & Bill Wyman talk about Andrew Loog Oldham
15:25 Gomelsky signs The Yardbirds to a contract.
18:03 Van Morrison Interview
18:53 The Animals
23:03 The Rolling Stones arrive at Chess Records
24:01 John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers with Eric Clapton
24:52 Jeff Beck joins The Yardbirds after leaving The Tridents.
27:42 Brian Jones and Mick Jagger introduce Howlin’ Wolf
28:44 John Mayall interview
29:08 The Stones begin to lose Brian.
30:40 Jimmy Page interview
31:33 Jeff Beck talks about Jimmy Page during the Yardbirds years.
32:50 Cream is formed
34:11 Robert Johnson
34:45 In 1966 The Animals were crumbling. Chas then found Jimi Hendrix at The Cafe Wah?, thanks to Linda Keith,in July 1966. Jimi wanted to meet Jeff Beck and Eric Clapton if he goes to London. Chas said if the powers be you will.
38:00 Chas recruits Noel Redding to play bass for Hendrix
39:23 Chas and Noel talk about how Jimi got his sound.
42:36 Eric Burdon Interview about Hendrix
43:48 Jeff Beck talks about Jimi Hendrix and Hendrix tells Jeff how he stole a lick from Happenings Ten Years Time Ago and used it on Foxy Lady.
45:21 Hendrix at Monterey
46:08 Led Zeppelin Willie Dixon-You Need Love became “Whole Lotta Love”.
52:13 Robert Plant talks about his personal Blues hero Tommy Johnson “

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Chicago Blues Documentary 1972

 

 

 

Uploaded on Aug 31, 2011

” Documentary about Chicago Blues and the migrating black community that brought it there. Made in 1972 the political tensions of the late 60’s are still an all pervasive presence but it makes for an edgy and atmospheric portrayal of the era and the music.

  With Muddy Waters, Johnnie Lewis, Buddy Guy, Muddy Waters, J.B. Hutto, Junior Wells, Floyd Jones.. “

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This Is The Blues – Volume 1

 

 

 

Published on Jan 4, 2013

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00:00 – (01) Hobo Blues [ David Hadley, Earl Green, Jeff Beck, Richard Bailey ]
05:54 – (02) Black Magic Woman [ Larry McCray, Neal Noel, Steve McCray, Tony Z ]
09:52 – (03) Rattlesnake Shake [ Gerry Joffe, Innes Sibun, John Baggott, 'Little Joe' Frenchwood, Steve Robinson, Vince Converse ]
15:20 – (04) Going Down To Mobile [ Savoy Brown ]
19:14 – (05) You Shook Me [ Jeff Allen, Kuma Harada, Max Middleton, Mick Taylor, Robert Ahwai 'Crackle' ]
29:38 – (06) I Want To Hug You [ Bobby Murray, David Daniel, Johnnie Johnson, Marlon Green, Tony Cook, Victor Puebla, Zakiya Hooker ]
33:42 – (07) I Loved Another Woman [ Jay Aston, Jonathan Mover, Larry Mitchell, Wilbur Bascomb ]
38:41 – (08) Long Grey Mare [ Wilbur Bascomb, Damon Duewhite, Harvey Mandel, Jon Paris, Peter Brown ]
43:33 – (09) Evil Woman Blues [ Bobby Chouinard, 'Even' Steven Levee, Peter McMahon, Ray Gomez ]
45:39 – (10) I’m In The Mood [ Gary Husband, Gary Moore, Jack Bruce ]
52:00 – (11) Cryin’ Won’t Bring You Back [ Peter Brown, Ariel Bender, Dave Moore, Jess Roden, Luther Grosvenor, Mike Kellie, Steve Dolan ]
57:15 – (12) Drop Down Mama [ Tony (T.S.) McPhee ]
01:00:19 – (13) Play On Little Girl_T-Bone Shuffle [ Chico Lopez, Mike Hobart, Otis Grand, Pasco 'Junior' Delmas, Paul Jones, Steve Wren ]
01:06:24 – (14) Ground Hog Blues [ Tony (T.S.) McPhee, Dick Heckstall-Smith ]
01:12:10 – (15) Racketeer Blues [ Charlie Hart, Chris Jagger, Ed Beane, Malcolm Mortimore, Mick Jagger ] “

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Delta Blues – 2 Hours Of Blues, 41 Great Tracks, The Greatest Stars Of The Delta

 

 

Published on Apr 7, 2014

” Delta Blues — 2 hours of Blues, 41 great tracks, the greatest stars of the Delta: Robert Johnson, Muddy Waters, John Lee Hooker, Bo Carter, Son House, Elmore James, Robert Lockwood, Charley Patton, Mississippi John Hurt and many more!

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00:00 – Elmore James – I Can’t Stop Lovin’ You
02:16 – Johnny Shines – Ramblin’
04:49 – Muddy Waters – Long Distance Call
07:31 – Charly McCoy – Motherless Blues
10:45 – Robert Lockwood – Little Boy Blues
14:00 – Robert Johnson – Milkcow’s Calf Blues
16:37 – Son House – My Black Mama
22:59 – Bo Carter – Banana In Your Fruit Basket
26:08 – Helen Humes – They Raided the Joint
28:34 – Bo Carter – The Law Is Gonna Step On You
31:17 – Charley Patton – Stone Pony Blues
34:10 – Mississippi Joe Calicott – Travelin’ Mama Blues
37:24 – The Mississippi Moaner – Mississippi Moan
39:53 – Ishmon Bracey – Trouble Hearted Blues
43:18 – Big Joe Williams – Stack O’ Dollars
46:33 – Big Joe Williams – Please Don’t Go
49:21 – Mississippi John Hurt – Stack O’ Lee
52:21 – Leadbelly – Duncan and Brady
56:28 – Memphis Minnie – He Is In the Ring
59:17 – Memphis Minnie – Me and My Chauffeur
01:02:25 – Mississippi Fred McDowell – Good Morning Little School Girl
01:05:04 – J.B. Lenoir – Mama Talk to Your Daughter
01:07:39 – Jimmy Dawkins – I Feel So Bad
01:12:51 – Mississippi Johnny Waters – Baby Don’t Treat Him This Way
01:15:06 – Robert Lockwood – Mean Mistreater
01:17:16 – John Lee Hooker — Landing Blues
01:20:44 – Elmore James – Standing At the Crossroads
01:23:33 – Big Joe Williams – Rootin’ Ground Hog
01:26:35 – Ishman Bracey – Trouble Hearted Blues
01:30:01 – Tommy Johnson – Canned Heat Blues
01:33:40 – Son House – Walkin’ Blues
01:40:21 – Robert Lockwood Jr – Little Boy Blue
01:43:26 – Blind Willie McTell – Stomp Down River
01:46:35 – Big Bill Broonzy – Mississippi River Blues
01:49:20 – Robert Johnson – Hellhound On My Trail
01:51:59 – Tommy Johnson – Cool Drink of Water Blues
01:55:35 – Sleepy John Estes – Hobo Jungle Blues
01:58:32 – Tommy McClennan – Highway 51
02:01:23 – Skip James – Devil Got My Woman
02:04:24 – Arthur Crudup – Black Pony Blues
02:07:48 – Bo Carter – My Pencil Won’t Write No More

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The Blues Accordin’ To Lightnin’ Hopkins

 

 

 

Published on May 28, 2014

” The Blues Accordin’ to Lightnin’ Hopkins

  A documentary that gives an opportunity to plunge into the atmosphere, which developed country blues as such,
Without lovely sweetness and sentimentality,
Life rural African-American population of Texas in its stark nakedness and everyday life,
in the comments Lightnin ‘Hopkins’a And of course, the music from it.

  Copyright Disclaimer Under Section 107 of the Copyright Act 1976,
allowance is made for “fair use” for purposes such as criticism,
comment, news reporting, teaching, scholarship,and research.
Fair use is a use permitted by copyright statute that might otherwise be infringing.
Non-profit, educational or personal use tips the balance in favor of fair use. “

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Boogie Woogie Greats – The Best Of Boogie Woogie, More Than 2 Hours Of Music With The Greatest!

 

 

 

 

Published on Jul 15, 2014

” Boogie Woogie Greats — The Best of Boogie Woogie, more than 2 hours of music with the greatest!

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00:00 – Meade Lux Lewis – Hangover Boogie
06:11 – Meade Lux Lewis – Bush Street Boogie
11:41 – Meade Lux Lewis – Joe Prein’s Boogie
17:20 – Meade Lux Lewis – San Francisco Shuffle
23:35 – Pete Johnson, Albert Ammons – Barrel House Boogie
26:42 – Jimmy Yancey – Two O’clock Blues
29:41 – Jimmy Yancey – Beezum Blues
33:02 – Pete Johnson – Yancey Street Blues
35:45 – Albert Ammons – SP Blues
38:25 – Albert Ammons – You’re My Sunshine
41:18 – Pete Johnson, Albert Ammons – Walkin’ the Boogie
44:12 – Pete Johnson, Albert Ammons – Pine Creek
46:52 – Jimmy Yancey – Janie’s Joys
49:52 – Pinetop Smith – Jump Steady Blues
53:14 – Cleo Brown – Pinetop’s Boogie Woogie
55:39 – Big Maceo – Chicago Breakdown
58:34 – Meade Lux Lewis – Honky Tonk Train Blues
01:01:30 – Jimmy Yancey – Yancey Stomp
01:04:23 – Montana Taylor – Detroit Rocks
01:07:45 – Cripple Clarence Lofton – Streamline Train
01:11:40 – Pete Johnson – Basement Boogie
01:14:40 – Albert Ammons – The Boogie Rocks
01:17:47 – Cripple Clarence Lofton – I Don’t Know
01:21:04 – Hersal Thomas – The Fives
01:25:19 – Pete Johnson, Big Joe Turner – I Got a Gal
01:28:25 – The Boogie Woogie Trio – Boogie Woogie Prayer
01:33:16 – Jay McShann – Hold Em Hootie
01:35:59 – Albert Ammons, Pete Johnson – Sixth Ave Express
01:38:45 – Montana Taylor – Indiana Ave Stomp
01:42:15 – Meade Lux Lewis – Yancey Special
01:45:35 – Albert Ammons – Suitcase Blues
01:49:28 – Blind Leroy Garnett – Chain Em Down
01:52:26 – Speckled Red Wilkins – Street Stomp
01:55:17 – Pete Johnson – Kaycee On My Mind
01:58:18 – Pete Johnson, Joe Turner – Rebecca
02:01:07 – Jimmy Yancey – Midnight Stomp
02:05:03 – Romeo Nelson – Head Rag Hop
02:08:03 – Little Brother Montgomery – Farish Street Jive

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Robert Cray: Cookin’ In Mobile 2010

 

 

 

Published on May 21, 2013

” Cookin’ In Mobile is a live CD/DVD released by five-time Grammy award winner Robert Cray. It was released on July 27, 2010, through Vanguard Records. It is his first live concert released on DVD to date, and his third live album. The concert was recorded February 21, 2010 at the historic Saenger Theatre in Mobile Alabama. “

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gary Moore & The Midnight Blues Band – Live at Montreux 1990

 

 

 

 

Published on Nov 24, 2012

” Gary Moore & The Midnight Blues Band – Live at Montreux 1990 is a live DVD by Gary Moore. Recorded live on June 21, 1990.

  Founded in 1967, the Montreux Jazz Festival is recognized as one of the most prestigious annual music events in the world. This 1990 performance was the first for Gary Moore at the event. He has since played the festival on a regular basis. This was a part of the tour supporting his Still Got the Blues album. Albert Collins was a featured guest at this performance.

  The DVD, released in 2004 by Eagle Vision, includes three bonus songs from Gary Moore’s 1997 performance at Montreux. “

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John Mayall: Jammin’ With The Blues Greats 1982

 

 

 

 

Published on Jun 30, 2013

” One hot night in June 1982 at New Jersey’s Capitol Theater, John Mayall and the Bluesbreakers, featuring Mick Taylor (Rolling Stones) on lead guitar, John McVie (Fleetwood Mac) on bass, and Colin Allen (of Rod Stewart’s band) on drums, paid homage to and were joined by five blues immortals: Albert King, Etta James, Buddy Guy, Junior Wells, and the 83-year-old Sippie Wallace. Each of the blues greats were backed by the Bluesbreakers, resulting in some amazing musical moments. Awesome is the only word to describe the guitar jams among Albert King, Buddy Guy, and Mick Taylor.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Dose Of Blues 10.14.14

John Mayall With Peter Green : Bath Festival 1970

 

 

 

 

Uploaded on Jan 28, 2011

” John Mayall with Peter Green on lead guitar, performing a delayed dawn set at the Bath Festival Of Blues And Progressive Music, Shepton Mallet. June 28th 1970 .

Set List :

1 – It Might As Well Be Raining 
2 – I Might Catch Up With You 
3 – No Place To Go 
4 – Crazy Women 
5 – My Pretty Girl 
6 – What’s Wrong Now “

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rory Gallagher At The SDR Festival, Stuttgart,1994

 

 

 

Uploaded on Nov 29, 2011

” Rory Gallagher At The SDR Festival, Reitstadion,1994
Runtime 1:11:48

Setlist:
Moonchild
I Wonder Who
The Loop/Resurrection Shuffle
Tattoo’d Lady
Bye Bye Bird/Ghost Blues
Out On The Western Plain
Walkin’ Blues/Don’t Think Twice
Shadow Play “

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Muddy Waters,Buddy Guy,Junior Wells,With Bill Wyman,Pinetop Perkins, Live Montreux 1974

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Robben Ford – Live Rockpalast 2007

 

 

 

 

Published on Jul 11, 2012

” Robben Ford – Live at Rockpalast, November 5th, 2007

01. How Deep In The Blues 00:10
02. Later Climb 04:50
03. Indianola 09:00
04. The Way You Treated Me (feat. bass solo & drum solo) 13:30
05. Riley B. King 25:22
06. Don’t Deny Your Love 32:25
07. Cannonball Shuffle 37:10
08. Too Much 41:50
09. Peace On My Mind 46:20
10. Lovin’ Cup 53:35
11. Supernatural 59:00
12. There’ll Never Be Another You 1:05:08

Line-up:

Robben Ford: Guitars & vocals
Toss Panos: Drums
Travis Carlton: Bass “

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Solomon Burke: The King Live At AVO Session Basel (2007)

 

 

 

Published on Apr 20, 2014

” Tracklist:
01. Back At The Chicken Shack
02. The Greeting Song
03. Down In The Valley
04. Diamond In Your Mind
05. None Of Us Are Free
06. Georgia On My Mind
07. Cry To Me
08. Soul Searchin’
09. Medley: Dock Of The Bay / Fa Fa Fa / Spanish Harlem / Stand By Me
10. Medley: Got To Get You Off My Mind / Having A Party / Amen
11. A Change Is Gonna Come
12. Proud Mary
13. Mona Lisa
14. I Will Survive
15. Medley: Long Tall Sally / Lucille / Tutti Frutti
16. Don’t Give Up On Me
17. May The Good Lord Bless And Keep You
18. Everybody Needs Somebody To Love “

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival 2004

 

 

 

Published on Oct 10, 2012

” The Crossroads Guitar Festival is a music festival and benefit concert first held in 2004 and again in 2007 and 2010. The festivals benefit the Crossroads Centre founded by Eric Clapton, a drug treatment center located in Antigua. The concerts are also intended to be a showcase for a variety of guitarists. All were hand-picked by Eric Clapton himself, who addressed the 2007 audience, saying that each were some of the very best, and those who had earned his respect.
6 June 2004 – Crossroads Guitar Festival
Crossroads Guitar Festival
Fair Park and Cottonbowl Stadium Dallas, TX
United States
This is not the double DVD.

Songs:

0:03:30 “Layla” by Eric Clapton
0:11:42 “Killing Floor” by Hubert Sumlin feat Eric Clapton, Robert Cray & Jimmie Vaughan
0:16:44 “Sweet Home Chicago” feat Buddy Guy, Eric Clapton, Robert Cray, Hubert Sumlin & Jimmie Vaughan
0:23:01 “Six StringsDown” feat Jimmie Vaughan, Eric Clapton, Robert Cray & Robert Randolph
0:28:08 “I’m a man of constant sorrow” feat Dan Tyminski & Ron Block
0:32:22 “Steamroller” feat James Taylor & Joe Walsh
0:38:05 “Oklahoma Borderline feat Vince Gill & Jerry Douglas
0:43:15 “After Midnight” feat J.J. Cale & Eric Clapton
0:48:15 “City Love” feat John Mayer
0:58:00 “Rock Me Baby” B B King, Eric Clapton & Jimmie Vaughan
1:04:52 “Funk 49″ feat Joe Walsh
1:12:10 “The March” feat Robert Randolph & The Family Band
1:18:55 “Jingo” feat Carlos Santana & Eric Clapton
1:29:04 “If I Had Possession Over Judgement Day” feat Eric Clapton
1:33:00 “Time Makes Two” feat Robert Cray
1:38:45 “La Grange” feat ZZ Top
1:44:18 “Tush” feat ZZ Top
1:48:16 “Cocaine” feat Eric Clapton

My thank to jenshaag for this track list “

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tab Benoit – Hot Licks Festival 2011 – Complete Show

 

 

 

Albert King & Stevie Ray Vaughan — In Session 2010 1983

 

 

 

 

Albert King & Stevie Ray Vaughan — In Session 2010 1983

 

 

 

 

 

Nice Jazz Festival 1979 – Professor Longhair

 

 

 

Eric Sardinas – “Tribute To Stevie Ray”

 

 

 

 

Uploaded on Aug 27, 2011

” On the eve of the anniversary of Stevie Ray Vaughan’s death, Eric Sardinas plays a moving tribute . “

Earl King And Roomful Of Blues

 

 

 

Published on Jun 4, 2014

” Earl King & Roomful of Blues (with Ronnie Earl) performing at Montreux Jazz Festival, july 9, 1987. I only have a small part of the concert on VHS, digitalized it and thought it would be nice to share.
Video quality is not that good, but what the heck, it’s all about the music.
Info as to the complete show:

  Earl King (g) Porky Cohen (tb) Rich Lataille (as) Bob Enos (tp) Doug James (bs) Ronnie Earl (g) Paul Tomasello (b) Junior Branthey (p) John Rossi (dr) Greg Piccolo (ts)

1. Okie Dokie Stomp
2. Real In A Rockin
3. Yes Indeed
4. He Knows The Rules
5. 3 Hours Pas Midnight
6. Caravan (instrum)
7. Dressed Up To Get Messed Up
8. Real Gone Lover
9. Everyday I Have The Blues
10. Those Lonely, Lonely Nights
11. Your Love Was Never There
12. Love Rent
13. Things I Used To Do
14. It All Went Down The Drain
15. Let The Good Times Roll

Tracks here are:
0:00 Everyday I Have The Blues (cuts in)
4:55 Those Lonely, Lonely Nights
9:02 Your Love Was Never There
15:10 Love Rent
21:15 Things I Used To Do
26:12 It All Went Down The Drain

I don’t own the material, but am happy to share those wonderful moments.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Masters Of The Blues

 

 

 

A Live Performance Recorded By The BBC In 1974

 

 

 

 

I Wanna Ride , Ride , Ride

Burnt Child 

Hootin’ The Blues

Born With The Blues

Conversation With The River

Feel So Good

Drinkin’ Wine Spo-di-o

Rock Island Line

Walk On

Published on April 1, 2013

 

SONNY TERRY: 

” Tedell Saunders, was a blues singer and harmonica player, born in Greensboro, North Carolina, on October 24, 1911, and died in New York on March 12, 1986.
One eyed by accident at the age of 14 years , and blind as a result of a blow during a fight, several years later, Terry concentrated on the harmonica, partnering with Blind Gary Davis and Blind Boy Fuller, two blind musicians with whom he played in the streets of Durham and Raleigh, accompanied by a red-haired guide, who played the washboard and eventually became known as Bull City Red. Performed some recording for a local label with a sound genuinely to Style Piedmont. Was precisely Red who introduced Brownie McGhee, who He professed great admiration for Fuller. Terry moved to New York when John Hammond signed him to his concerts at Carnegie Hall (1938), sharing experiences with Leadbelly and at Fuller died in 1940, was definitely in town. From this moment, the music careers of Terry and McGhee are joined in the duo “Sonny & Brownie,” one of the most stable and successful bands in the history of the blues, performing a large number of recordings. When, in the 1960s, the rural blues began to lose favor with the black audience, Sonny & Brownie were welcomed by the public folk and European audiences.early 1980s, Terry and McGhee were separated after a period of growing disaffection. Terry continued to record (with Johnny Winter and Willie Dixon), participated in the film “The Color Purple” by Steven Spielberg and starred frequently. Style The style of Terry was personal and original, exuberant and joyful, mimicking the harmonic sound trains, dogs barking, howling screams … combined with his falsetto voice.Very representative of the mountain style, typical of the Appalachians.

 

 

BROWNIE MC GHEE: 

  Walter McGhee was a blues guitarist and singer, born in Knoxville, Tennessee, on November 30, 1915, and died in Oakland, California, on February 16 , 1996. McGhee, paralyzed in his right leg, he learned to play guitar from his father, who taught him the typical fingerpicking style characteristic of the Appalachians. He left his home with only ten years and devoted himself to playing in minstrel shows and medecine shows.During the 1930s, McGhee own formed a band with two guitars, harmonica and washboard. In one of his performances, Bull City Red introduced them to Blind Boy Fuller and Sonny Terry. McGhee always showed special admiration for Fuller, to the point that after his death, made ​​some recordings under the name of Blind Boy Fuller II, in a clear style Piedmont.1 When Fuller died in 1940, McGhee went to New York, with Sonny Terry. From this moment, the music careers of Terry and McGhee are joined in the duo “Sonny & Brownie,” one of the most stable and successful bands in the history of the blues, performing a large number of recordings. When, in the 1960s, the rural blues began to lose favor with the black audience, Sonny & Brownie were welcomed by the public folk and European audiences. early 1980s, Terry and McGhee were separated after a period of growing disaffection. McGhee moved to Los Angeles where he continued to play sporadically until his death. “

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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