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Midnight Hour Blues.. Leroy Carr and Scrapper Blackwell

this was issued on Vocalion March 16 1932. Robert Johnson was known to be an admirer of Scrappers guitar playing.
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A blues ride with John Mayall | Grand Forks Herald | Grand Forks, North Dakota

A blues ride with John Mayall | Grand Forks Herald | Grand Forks, North Dakota | The Blues | Scoop.it
“Legendary” is a term that sometimes gets tossed about pretty freely in entertainment circles. But for international blues star John Mayall, who has been dubbed “The Godfather of British Blues,” it seems quite apropos.
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All Time Classics...................... The Music Lovers Blog ...

All Time Classics...................... The Music Lovers Blog ... | The Blues | Scoop.it
John Lee Hooker (August 22, 1917 -- June 21, 2001) was an American blues singer-songwriter and guitarist, born near Clarksdale, Mississippi. Hooker began his life as the son of a sharecropper, William Hooker, and rose to ...
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Son House blues - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Son House blues - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle | The Blues | Scoop.it
Son House bluesRochester Democrat and ChronicleOn the stone is etched, "The Father of the Blues." And that is a true statement. No, not much remains of Son House's time in Rochester, except those he left behind, and their scattered recollections.
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Johnny Jones - Chicago Blues

Johnny Jones - Chicago Blues | The Blues | Scoop.it
with Elmore James and Band (Check this video out -- Johnny Jones - Chicago Blues http://t.co/WqoXjI5 via @youtube...)...
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Classic Blues Videos – The Acoustic Guitar Site

ClassicBluesVideos.com is a fantastic way for people into the Blues to find live video of their favourite blues artists. ClassicBluesVideos.com dig and sift through a stack of video hosting sites to find videos for all ...
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AMERICAN BLUES BLOG.COM: John Henry - Mississippi Fred McDowell

AMERICAN BLUES BLOG.COM: John Henry - Mississippi Fred McDowell | The Blues | Scoop.it
McDowell continued to perform blues in the North Mississippi blues style much as he had for decades, but he sometimes performed on electric guitar rather than acoustic guitar. While he famously declared "I do not play no ...
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Delta blues legend David “Honeyboy” Edwards dead at 96

Delta blues legend David “Honeyboy” Edwards dead at 96 | The Blues | Scoop.it
Mr. Edwards's career spanned nearly the entire recorded history of the blues, from its early years in the Mississippi Delta to its migration to the nightclubs of Chicago and its emergence as an international phenomenon.
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Tim Gracyk's Phonographs, Singers, and Old Records -- The King Of Ragtime Guitar: Blind Blake

Tim Gracyk's Phonographs, Singers, and Old Records -- The King Of Ragtime Guitar: Blind Blake | The Blues | Scoop.it
In-depth articles about old phonographs, 78s, and old music for beginning and advanced collectors.
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Arthur 'Big Boy' Crudup - The Online Roots of Rock

Arthur 'Big Boy' Crudup - The Online Roots of Rock | The Blues | Scoop.it
The Online Roots of Rock profiles bluesman Arthur 'Big Boy' Crudup with links to online resources including websites, music and video/DVDs.
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Friday Blues Fix: More Blues From The Magnolia State

Friday Blues Fix: More Blues From The Magnolia State | The Blues | Scoop.it
It was announced this week that Mississippi blues legend Honeyboy Edwards is retiring from the music scene due to health reasons. This is a devastating blow to blues fans all over the world. ...
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Robert Frost's Banjo: 10 Essential Delta Blues Songs – Baby Please ...

Robert Frost's Banjo: 10 Essential Delta Blues Songs – Baby Please ... | The Blues | Scoop.it
A couple of “notes” before we move on to a great song: first, a reminder: the list is not intended as “the 10 essential Delta Blues songs,” but simply one of many such lists that could be created. Second: the list was ...
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AMERICAN BLUES BLOG.COM: Key To The Highway - Sonny Terry ...

AMERICAN BLUES BLOG.COM: Key To The Highway - Sonny Terry ... | The Blues | Scoop.it
THE BEST BLUES VIDEOS posted daily. Make sure you keep looking. And keep sending us your ideas! email us at info@AmericanBluesBlog.com. WELCOME BLUES FANS WORLD WIDE -. We are looking at Blues Music from a different ...
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Rory Gallagher – His Life by Abby Owen — American Blues News

Rory Gallagher – His Life by Abby Owen — American Blues News | The Blues | Scoop.it
His first band formed in1966 was 'The Taste', which was later renamed 'Taste', a blues rock and R&B power trio. Initially, the band was composed of Gallagher and two Cork musicians, Norman Damery and Eric Kitteringham, ...
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