Category: delta blues

deltabluesfolkgospelandmore:Little Walter – Boogie

deltabluesfolkgospelandmore:

Little Walter – Boogie

“I Will Turn Your Money Green” – F…

“I Will Turn Your Money Green” – Furry Lewis

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Little Walter – Rocker

Little Walter – Rocker

austinbarneymusic: (Austin Barney)

austinbarneymusic:

(Austin Barney)

deltabluesfolkgospelandmore: “[H.C.] Speir’s store on North…

deltabluesfolkgospelandmore:

[H.C.] Speir’s store on North Farish Street [Jackson, MS], 1929. At right are booths to listen to records. Speir had a custom recorder upstairs to cut acetates for a $5.00 price. Most all of the great Delta musicians came here to get on record or buy blues records themselves.” – Gayle Dean Wardlow, Chasin’ That Devil Music (2000)

Dockery Plantation, incubator of the blues where Charley Patton,…

Dockery Plantation, incubator of the blues where Charley Patton, Howlin’ Wolf, Robert Johnson, Son House, Willie Brown, John Lee Hooker, Pops Staples, Honeyboy Edwards and other blues legends spent time, performed and honed their craft.

deltabluesfolkgospelandmore: Memphis Minnie and Kansas Joe McCoy…

deltabluesfolkgospelandmore:

Memphis Minnie and Kansas Joe McCoy – Looking The World Over

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Recorded by David Evans in 1966

Recorded by David Evans in 1966