Check out this great video of the original Boogie Man John Lee Hooker playing It Serves Me Right to Suffer.
We’re big fans of The Tonight Show and this young guy Hozier just nailed it with the acoustic Take Me To Church. Great stuff from young musicians these days.
Wrapping up the focus we been putting on the blues duo Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee is a fantastic segment they did for the British Broadcasting Corp in 1974. Great stuff.
Below is a great, albeit very dated, documentary piece shot by Alan Lomax and narrated by Pete Seegar on the evolution and appreciation of American folk music. Special cameo performances include Woody Guthrie and Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee, among many others.
Another track from the basement cassettes. Ma and Pa Hodge recording in the kitchen, singing an original “Rock and Roll Soul”.
Here’s a killer live performance of Black Cadillac from 1979. Great stuff!
Check out this great live performance of Sonny Terry and Brownie McGhee doing Burnt Child.
Check out this rockin live recording of Blues Got The World from a 1979 concert.
A great live recording of Nobody Knows from the Eye Witness Blues Tour in 1979. Check it out and lemme know if you like it.
Check out this great track from Bare Necessities – Drive My Car. Available on iTunes and Amazon.