Time for unwinding – Bull Moose Jackson
He was a singer before he rocked as a stand-up comedian. Richard Pryor sings the blues – Nobody loves you when you’re down & out.
R.L. Burnside performing “See my jumper hanging on the line” at home in Independence, Mississippi, shot by Alan Lomax, Worth Long, and John Bishop in August, 1978.
Elizabeth (Libba) Cotten was an American blues & folk musician, singer & songwriter. A self-taught, left-handed guitar player, watch her perform Spanish Flang Dang & A Jig on a TV show called “Guitar, Guitar”
Start the weekend with a great blues tune by the Mother of the Blues, Ma Rainey – Prove it on me.
Ma Rainey (April 26, 1886 – December 22, 1939) was one of the earliest known American professional blues singers and one of the first generation of such singers to record.
A superbly done music video by Andre Chocron for the song “Separation Blues” by Real Ones.
You don’t believe animals have a sense of rhythm? Or that don’t have a ear for music? Watch for yourself.