Preston Lauterbachs new book, The Chitlin Circuit and the Road to Rock N Roll explores the electrifying & colorful origins of the famous Chitlin Circuit, a loose trail of small town venues hosting black entertainers.
Listen to the first track of the new album Here I Am from Nick Moss!
Eddie Turner, the dynamic guitarist and one-time Otis Taylor band member, doesn't so much as play the instrument -- he glides across the notes, creating an unmatched otherworldly mysticism.
Today's video features three famous Chess artists, Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, and Bo Diddley in a fantastic, slow-simmering version of "Goin Down Slow".
On their latest album, the Kingsnakes are largely doing what they've done best for nearly two decades: Chicago Blues