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Who's Reading "A Scourge of Vipers" Now? Blues Sax Player Keith Crossan!

Keith Crossan is one of the best blues sax players in creation. I first became aware of him during the years he played with Tommy Castro, but these days he’s got his own band and recently cut a new record. 465 more words

"Oh, I lay awake at night / People, I just can't sleep no more / Oh, this wind keep blowing / You know it's howling around my door" - Blues At My Baby's House: Composed by Buddy Guy

George “Buddy” Guy

Special thanks to Brian Smith for permission to use his fantastic photographs as my source material. Brian can be contacted at: brian_smith_blues_pix@hotmail.com

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Who's Reading "A Scourge of Vipers" Now? Legendary Blues Singer Irma Thomas!

Look who’s reading A Scourge of Vipers, the latest in my Edgar Award-winning series of crime novels. It’s legendary blues singer Irma Thomas, aka The Soul Queen of New Orleans. 368 more words

Buddy Guy - When I Left Home: My Story (2013)

I learned about Buddy Guy through Stevie Ray Vaughan. Citing his main influences in a magazine interview (Albert King, T-Bone Walker, and Lightnin’ Hopkins), Stevie mentioned Buddy Guy,”Nothing is better than when Buddy goes out of tune”. 638 more words

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Buddy Guy - Live at Legends

A pretty great late live set from Buddy Guy – who’s tearing it up at his namesake Legends club in Chicago! Buddy’s been throwing it down for years at Legends during annual winter residencies – which can be among the tougher tickets to score in the winter live club scene around here – so it’s a bit surprising that there hasn’t been a proper live document before the top notch Live At Legends! 94 more words

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Ten Years Ago (Buddy Guy & Junior Wells)

Buddy and Junior.  Guitar and harp.  Blues and more blues.

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