Story of the bluesman, the Devil, and the deal at the crossroads, as retold in Stephen Davis's Hammer of the Gods. In the delta of the Mississippi River, where Robert Johnson was born, they said that if an aspiring bluesman waited by the side...
From the early 1900s onward, hoodoo was a part of the history of Beale Street, "The Home of the Blues," and Ma Rainey was reportedly one of the most popular hoodoo ladies on Beale.
Blues guitar soloing with the combination scale. Solos, Chords, Tab , Videos, Jam Tracks. High quality transcriptions, in-depth theory analysis.
Before You Accuse Me. Chords, tab, videos. The basic structure and 4 progressive variations with some very interesting changes!. Complete with high quality, accurate transcriptions, video examples and in-depth theory explanations!
Blues guitar lesson. The one, four, five, three chord progression explained. Chords, tab, video. Complete with chord chart, in depth theory analysis and video.
Stevie Ray Vaughan's guitar playing and musical talent is legendary. He is credited with creating a blues revival during the 1980s and more.
Blues rhythm strumming patterns for guitar, part one. Chords, tab, video. Complete with high quality transcriptions, in depth theory explanations, videos.
The blues scale gives the music you write an edgy feel. People who "sing the blues" are often relating tales of woe, but if you write tunes with chords you can create funky pieces that will lift your spirit. Good Luck!
I love the blues. Here are 5 of my favorite blues artists. They all make you want to shake, rattle and roll.
These lyrics were originally written in the early '90s to poke gentle fun at an actual song that was billed as the world's "best country western song." It's meant in fun and I hope accepted as such.