Switching it up a bit, with the great jazz guitarist Wes Montgomery.
A special dedication, going out to Barn-Stormin’ Andy of Osky. My partner in crime on The Second Floor.
The hooligans never got the best of us
Lightnin’ Hopkins singing “Baby, Please Don’t Go”.
I made a quick visit over to another blog site that I like, Immortal Jukebox.
Link to site here: https://theimmortaljukebox.com.
I was reminded of a band that I liked, but kind of lost track of for a bit. Life gets busy, sometimes, you know?
The Strypes, out of Cavan Ireland, are a four piece band that really know how to rock. Here’s a video of their cover of Bo Diddley’s “You Can’t Judge a Book By the Cover”.
It’s an extremely well done video, and I’ve always loved the song. Personally, I think The Strypes do it justice.
Bluesmen Taj Mahal & Keb’ Mo’ have released their first album together, and are now touring the Globe.
Albany, NY: 8.17; Minneapolis, MN: 9.6; Des Moines, IA: 9.13; Austin, TX 9.22
You’d think an enterprising young man could make something work with those choices.
“There’s something working in life, in the Universe, in the bigger picture, that has nothing to do with commerce and money. I found after 20 years of going after money, that the faster I ran after money, the faster money ran. I finally ran out of breath, and stopped running” — Keb’Mo’
Video courtesy of the PBS Newshour