BlueRoute "The Master of The Telecaster" we miss Albert - what a great player...and a great showman. Just fun to listen to!

Albert Collins: I Ain't Drunk

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BlueRoute More R&B than our typical pick...but a great tune and nice change of pace for a slow bluesy tune.

Solomon Burke- Cry To Me

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BlueRoute One very nice live version of this tune, and close to the rendition we used to create our 'take', which we found on YouTube, but doesn't show up here

Otis Rush "All Your Love I Miss Loving" 6-1-96 Hagerstown, MD

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BlueRoute It's SRV...blues?...jazz?...blues/jazz?...great music!

SRV "Big Tex Blues / Riviera Paradise"

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BlueRoute A nice, funky "kid"...and lookit that lid: "Good God!" Buddy rips w/ a red Gibson, before the polka dot strat days.
BlueRoute @ TheAshGrove...some folk fingerpick, some sing...John Hurt was somethin special. Echos in John Sebastian's work, An American treasure. (reblip)

Mississippi John Hurt Make Me a Pallet on the Floor

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BlueRoute Yes, Little Walter's harp is smokin. But some props to the rhythm guitars too - Muddy Waters and Jimmy Rogers...not too shabby, either.

Little WalterJuke

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BlueRoute Otis has such lovely guitar tone & note selection. Uhmmmm. Uhmmm. Uhmm.
BlueRoute Bouncin' toe-tappin' geetar blues

Freddie KingHideaway

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BlueRoute @TheAshGrove: "Insane" ... Booker White slide lap guitar played with a steel rod ... this IS the #blues -- great find. (reblip)
BlueRoute Some "New Blues" from recent Handy Award winner
BlueRoute B.B.'s first 'hit' song, in a vid where he plays a tasty instrumental intro.
BlueRoute How 'bout another shot o'Crown. And who DID Albert's Collins' hair? Catch the sax player's R.R.Kirk 2x sax thang. Nobody rocks like Albert.

Albert Collins: I Ain't Drunk

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BlueRoute Albert Collins called it "Frosty," but it always sounds pretty hot to me...
BlueRoute Not the version always played...Son in short sleeves, playing with sustained emotional power.

Son HouseDeath Letter

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BlueRoute The Blues had a baby..."Watch your step" ...did the Beatles 'borrow' from Bobby Parker?
BlueRoute acoustic blues, new take on Howlin Wolf's legacy. From Bobby Rush's "Raw" CD.
BlueRoute An anthem for today's 50+ generation...props to Muddy Waters.
BlueRoute We-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-l this one just kinda grabs you from the first note on.

Otis Rush: I`Cant Quit You Baby

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BlueRoute ...or the Allman's version? You pick? Gotta love Otis tone and laid-back approach, regardless.
BlueRoute Before the Allman Bros. cover. With a bit o'Latin spice.
BlueRoute Flat out "to the wall," finger poppin' Texas jump blues. Nice horn arrangements.
BlueRoute @BarbieRay: "I can whip, chop & puree!! A modern electric Blues lady - @BlueRoute" - an all-time fave: both the lady & the tune. (reblip)
BlueRoute This rendition certainly ain't no dog. @FitzgeraldKC: "@nicky187 Live @ 2008 Jazzfest #blues #piano"" (reblip)

Marcia Ball-Let Me Play With Your Poodle-Live At 2008 Jazzfest

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BlueRoute Yes, yeah...gimme that old-time boogie swang thang! via @Artsin (reblip)

pee wee crayton huckle boogie

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BlueRoute slow dancin the blues. don let go. via @Artsin (reblip)


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BlueRoute Oh, B.B makes you smile. Who's you fave 6-stringer here: BB, EC, Jimmie V or Buddy? I'm favoring Buddy.

Rock Me Baby-BB KIng/Eric Clapton/Buddy Guy/Jim Vaughn

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BlueRoute Ya think P-funk stole wardrobe from Liberace? ...stay tuned for his boogie-woogie 16 to the bar. He could play, too. (wonder if George liked it).

1969 Liberace Show Boogie Woogie

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BlueRoute ok, the sound is not so good - but hey: it's OTIS! Plug into those external speakers, snuggle up & smile. ...via @blue_buddha: "@FreakinFrog (reblip)
BlueRoute Put on your dancin' shoes! File's not attributed - but sounds like Ronnie Baker Brooks.


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BlueRoute @Harpman: "William Clarke – I Feel Like Jumping " (reblip)
BlueRoute Whao-o-o a-ah yeah. Gotta go - wish I had more years : ) Gotta go get ready for Thurs rehearsal @blue_buddha @Harpman @freakin frog & ya'll. (reblip)
BlueRoute Now when I hear the slide, I'm thinking this is indeed Roy.

Little Walter-My Babe

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BlueRoute Vintage Texas blues boogie. Does it get better than this?
BlueRoute this goes down very easy, indeed. vi@freakin frog (reblip)

Sippie Wallace Bedroom Blues

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BlueRoute The "other" SRV...more Wes Montgomery / Grant Green that typically heard. via @nightsurfer (reblip)
BlueRoute Great Texas Swing/Blues! "...spendin' all my money on wiskey, gin and wine."
BlueRoute Sometimes it's hard to draw a line between blues and jazz. But that sort of stuff just steals too much time from just enjoying the music, anyhow.
BlueRoute we gonna mello down e-e-e-a-a-a-s-y.
BlueRoute "The blue ghosts have my house surrounded...and and I can't get away"
BlueRoute Lonnie Johnson...single note guitar pioneer & great influence on BB King & all who came after
BlueRoute Funky, funky. I guess its a P.O.V. thang...but I like Etta singing to me better than Tom Jones (the ladies may disagree). @organicsue (reblip)
BlueRoute @marlytcc - you got my # tonite...but my numbers coming up_gotta go (reblip)
BlueRoute fun stuff ☝☝☝ Buddy is always a hoot #vid live! vi@marlytcc (reblip)

Jonny Lang 2 with Buddy Guy

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BlueRoute Eddie Clearhead Vinson - Juicehead Baby. "...She drinks whiskey like water; drinks gin like lemonade."

Juice Head Baby

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BlueRoute sweet, soulful blues, and singing guitar once this gets past the opening seconds,
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