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John Mayall: The Godfather of British Blues

Legendary British Bluesman John Mayall talks to Ben Lazarus about his life in music, his recent 80th anniversary tour and the release of his 62nd studio album… 1,058 more words

Jazz

On March 26, 1976.

On March 26, 1976, Anthony “Duster” Bennett died aged 30. He was a singer and musician (played acoustic guitar, slide guitar, electric guitar, harmonica, percussion, drums, keyboards, bass guitar and mandolin), he performed as a one-man band, playing a bass, guitar, drum with his foot and blowing a harmonica on a rack. 12 more words

Walter Trout has a spiritual bond with his Strat of 30 years

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT, MARCH 6, 2003

By Steve Newton

Unless you’re really up on your rock guitarists, Walter Trout may be the biggest guitar hero you’ve never heard of. 868 more words

Guitar Heroes

At which point did rock and pop become separate genres? And why?

This is a question I asked on my Facebook account recently and received a number of very intelligent responses from a wide cross-section of people. This in turn is my own opinion. 1,445 more words

Rocks In The Attic #242: Derek & The Dominos - ‘Layla And Other Assorted Love Songs’ (1970)

I understand The Yardbirds. I understand John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers. I understand Cream. I (almost) understand Blind Faith. But I have trouble understanding Derek & The Dominos. 222 more words

Vinyl

Fleetwood Mac Retro Review: Rumours

Fleetwood Mac

Rumours

We haven’t retro-reviewed anything for quite some time, so yesterday I went mining through some of the older albums I have been listening to decide what was worthy and interesting to write about. 654 more words

Reviews

JOHN MAYALL - the DRAFT - 1969

EXPERIENCE ROCK HISTORY AND 1960’S CULTURE!

JOHN MAYALL
1969
Shrine Auditorium, L.A. (Capacity:  6,442)

Another legend, John Mayall!
He was well respected by my group and any other self-respecting blues fan as the Legendary Leader of the original first wave of English Bluesman. 1,267 more words

1960's Rock Concert And Culture Chronicles