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Otis Rush - Double Trouble

Ease into the work week with ‘Double Trouble’ by Otis Rush. An all-time great blues number with raw power and emotion. It’ll send chills down your spine and put a swagger in your walk. 7 more words

Song Of The Day

I've got the blues

To me, the blues is the the gold standard for music. It’s honest, it’s real, it’s straight forward, and it’s one of the key building blocks for some of the greatest musicians today. 130 more words


Daily Dose Of Blues 1.14.15

Otis Rush Live At San Francisco Blues Festival 1999

Published on Sep 13, 2014

” Otis Rush – Live at San Francisco Blues Festival (1999)

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James Wheeler

I’m not sure how long I’ve known James, probably somewhere between 25-30 years. I first met James when Frank Pellegrino hired him to play with us at the Monday night blues jam at the Kingston Mines. 363 more words

Thoughts On The State Of The Blues

OTIS RUSH live in San Francisco at The Keystone Korner, 1971

Photo courtesy Michael ochs Archives

Thanx to OTIS for allowing GJG to present this epochal performance- Otis Rush at his peak.

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Live Recordings

Monday Morning Blues

“The blues tells a story. Every line of the blues has a meaning.
John Lee Hooker”


Monday Morning Blues

Back to reality after the weekend, here’s a little playlist not to feel too blue this morning.