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Billy Boy Arnold – Part 3: On John Lee Curtis "Sonny Boy" Williamson, the Importance of Originality, and Making Good Use of Studio Time

I recently interviewed Billy Boy Arnold following a show at New York City’s City Winery. This is the third and final part of that interview (see… 1,975 more words

Interview

Bob Koester Talks About the Legendary "Hoodoo Man Blues"

In 1965 Bob Koester and Delmark Records recorded Junior Wells debut album, the legendary “Hoodoo Man Blues.” Featuring Junior Wells on harmonica and vocals and Buddy Guy (billed as “Friendly Chap”) on guitar and vocals, with the rhythm section of Jack Myers playing bass, and Bill Warren on drums, “Hoodoo Man Blues” is considered one of the greatest blues records ever. 302 more words

Interview

Blues and Rhythm Show 237 on 93.3 CFMU (Hamilton, Ontario)

Swear to Tell the Truth for Tuesday, August 23rd (1:00 to 2:30pm)

                                                                                          

Mixed bag this week  – some R&B of the 50s and 60s, some of it might be considered early soul or proto-soul; Big Bill in 1940 Chicago; couple of Southwestern R&B performers recorded late in life; violin blues… 162 more words

Junior Wells - Hoodoo Man Blues

ARTIST: Junior Wells       

TITLE:  Hoodoo Man Blues

YEAR RELEASED: 1965

CHART ACTION: None

SINGLES:  None

OTHER SONGS YOU MAY KNOW: Good Morning Schoolgirl, Hound Dog, Hey Lawdy Mama, Hoodoo Man Blues, Early in the Morning… 249 more words

Grade: A