Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Tag: Blues

Dr. John, king of voodoo blues, dead at 77

The New Orleans legend passed on from a heart attack.

Peter Frampton delivers instrumental rendition of Georgia On My Mind

A soulful cover off his upcoming record, All Blues.

Epiphone, George Thorogood collaborate on venomous signature model

The ES-125TDC ‘White Fang’ is modelled after the blues icon’s well-worn ES-125.

Yngwie Malmsteen has finally embraced the blues

The neoclassical virtuoso explains why it’s taken him three decades to finally bring his blues influences to bear on new album, Blue Lightning.

New York Guitar Festival announces Memphis Minnie tribute concert

Celebrating the pioneering electric blues guitarist’s life.

The Left Field: Bill Orcutt plays blues from another dimension

The outsider guitarist melds Delta blues, punk and noise rock into his freewheeling improvisational style.

“When did the electric guitar become such a pariah?”: Joe Bonamassa

A special guest opinion piece from the world’s pre-eminent blues-rocker, in which he stands up for the right to be loud.

Why BB King’s Lucille was more than just any old guitar

On the anniversary of the legendary bluesman’s passing, we remember one of the most iconic instruments of all time.

A conversation with the King Of The Blues, BB King

In this wide-ranging interview from our archives, the King Of The Blues talks technique, his all-time favourite song and why he loves old cowboy movies.

Mad Professor aims for Supreme tone with new overdrive pedal

A dual-channel drive box tuned to the blues maestro’s specifications.

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