ZZ Top’s take on ‘I Thank You’ is driven by signature scruffy riffing, and a rhythm as hard and impenetrable as the West Texas ground.
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Steve Earle sounds like he was born to the blues, even if he’s just now turning his focus there.
This is a review of ‘The Healing Blues,’ a special compilation of great oroginal blues songs to benefit the Greensboro, NC-area homeless.
Eric Bibb’s civil rights blues manifesto ‘Blues People’ is poignant, and also entertaining.
This newly released video offers fans a concluding glimpse at a legend at work as Johnny Winter takes on Son House’s “Death Letter.”
Lucinda Williams’ ‘Down Where the Spirit Meets the Bone’ is an expection to the rule of double albums being full of filler. This one is all killer.
Rory Block returns to a well of some two dozen haunting, unequivocal and profound blues songs recorded by Skip James for Paramount in 1931.
‘Live at Bush Hall’ isn’t a Gary Moore hits package, so much as a journey deep into his considerable craft.
The Rev. Gary Davis + Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee, Louisiana Red, others – The Blues and Salvation (2014)
The Rev. Gary Davis’ resonant blend of gospel and blues is as electrifying today as it was when he first rose to fame.
Heartfelt and elegant, this is a new swamp-pop standard in the making.