“Mercy!” Staples crows. “Oooh boy, you’re banging on that guit-fiddle!”
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Ruthie Foster offers a song of encouragement in dark times.
One Track Mind: Mike Zito with Sonny Landreth, “Fortunate Son” from Blues Tribute to Creedence Clearwater Revival (2014)
Every bit of this song’s original impetus, that flinty anger, returns.
The late Muddy Waters is in the blood, soul and heart of Mud Morganfield.
Prevost is in a stripped-to-the-bone solo acoustic traditional blues mode.
Like Piazza himself, this restless delight never stays in one place for long.
Add a blues belter, and this little-heard early-1970s Stooges demo is reborn.
S. Victor Aaron’s Mid-Year Best of 2014 (Non-Jazz): Jack White, Me’Shell Ndegéocello, Drive-By Truckers, Lucinda Williams
Here are the seven best albums outside of realm of jazz so far in 2014. So says me.
They pay tribute to a blues great, yet create an album that is very much their own.
‘Good News,’ like all Ronnie Earl & The Broadcaster records since their 1990 debut, is where intense soul and stylish exploits intersect.