This may very well be the coolest video we've found in some time. LEGENDARY Buddy Guy playing "The Sky is Cryin'" with Derek Trucks, Warren Haynes, and Gregg Allman
"There are special places on this earth. Places of origin. The Mississippi Delta is one of those places."
To lighten the day, we've dug this classic gem back up out of the vault. This is an old Heineken commercial from 1992 where a delta bluesman can't quite seem to find his groove, until he gets some "inspiration"!
In this video, blues master Muddy Waters plays scorching, soul-bending live slide guitar on "Train Fare Blues". Muddy was one of, if not the greatest slide guitar player to have ever lived.
The show closed with all three artists back on stage, joined by Harerra on harp, for a rousing “Catfish Blues,” first recording in 1941 by Robert Petway. The True Blues trio intends to donate a portion of any profits from the tour, CD and DVD to “a blues-related charity.” The blues is in good hands, folks, the blues is in good hands.
Check out "All Around The World," the second preview from their forthcoming and first-ever collaborative album 'TajMo,' due out May 5 on Concord.
Lenz' new album occupies a unique space that finds her blending the sounds of the two roots genres while also incorporating atmospheric pedal steel and reverb to create an at times noir-oriented vibe.
The song is inspired by the ever changing "dog-eat-dog" industry and sticking to your guns. Second chances aren't always promised so the time to chase your dreams is now.