Fantastic video, just discovered — George Thorogood with John Lee Hooker, Elvin Bishop, Willie Dixon, John Hammond — live at Capitol Theatre, Passaic, NJ in 1984 — play it, then read my post from February, “Boogie Til You Drop”
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Where Did It Come From?
Published February 22, 2018 in Warp & Woof Where Did It Come From? How Delta Blues Morphed into All the Music I Like William Sundwick What is the music I like? I call it “blues-something” or “something-blues” – roots music critics and historians have many names for many variations of blues. But, since the MusicContinue reading “Where Did It Come From?”
Who Do You Love? Bo Diddley’s Masterpiece
Published October 5, 2017 in Warp & Woof Who Do You Love? Bo Diddley’s Masterpiece William Sundwick On Chicago’s South Side, in the 1940s, a rich culture of recently arrived African-Americans from the rural South made for an enduring musical legacy. While not the sole birthplace of what we came to know as “Rock-and-Roll,” theContinue reading “Who Do You Love? Bo Diddley’s Masterpiece”