Category: soul

“Dead Drunk Blues” – Sippie Wallac…

“Dead Drunk Blues” – Sippie Wallace

Sweet Soul Music by Arthur Conley

Sweet Soul Music by Arthur Conley

Ruth Brown – I Wanna Do More Ruth how we like …

Ruth Brown – I Wanna Do More
Ruth how we like it, with a little bit of Little Walter inspiration

“A-do the cha-cha; it’s a lot of f…

“A-do the cha-cha; it’s a lot of fun, A-listen to me like you know you should, Now let’s rock (oh yeah) while the rock is good”

punk-to-funk: Shuggie Otis: Inspiration information You, making…

punk-to-funk:

Shuggie Otis: Inspiration information

You, making me happier,
Now I am snappier, while I’m with you

White Eagles Mardi Grass Indians rehearsing “Big…

White Eagles Mardi Grass Indians rehearsing “Big Chief”. Cool video from the Alan Lomax archive

Otis Redding & the Pinetoppers – Shout Bamalama Lord have…

Otis Redding & the Pinetoppers – Shout Bamalama

Lord have mercy on my soul
How many chickens have I stole
One last night and the night before
I’m going back and tryin’ to get ten, eleven more
Startin’ to get ‘em and I
I love a chicken, baby
Shoutin’ bamalama

Huey “Piano” Smith’s Hit song: Rockin’ Pneumonia & the Boogie Woogie Flu – Black Bull Blues

Huey “Piano” Smith’s Hit song: Rockin’ Pneumonia & the Boogie Woogie Flu – Black Bull Blues

Surf and Roll on two albums: Las Chicas Del Bombón – Black Bull Blues

Surf and Roll on two albums: Las Chicas Del Bombón – Black Bull Blues

Trombone Shorty hails from the Tremé neighborhood in New…

Trombone Shorty hails from the Tremé neighborhood in New Orleans’ 6th Ward. As a kid, he got his nickname at four years old when he was marching in a street parade wielding a trombone twice as long as he was high. Trombone Shorty is the grandson of Jessie Hill,who you might know from “Whip it on Me”