I had a wee dig at our new Sunrise the other night, and came up with a gem.
Oh yes. I do love me some Burnside. 171 more words
3 months ago
Preacher Boy | The National Blues
Because sometimes you just have to kick the shit out of the blues to wake ’em up.
Blues fans may recognize The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion from when they backed up R.L. 26 more words
4 months, 1 week ago
The Casual Geekery
It’s that time of year again! Record Store Day! During this Saturday in April, I spent my morning and early afternoon at independent record stores in Queens and Brooklyn. 908 more words
5 months ago
R.L. Burnside at home in Independence, Mississippi in the summer of 1978.
From Alan Lomax’s American Patchwork Project.
6 months, 1 week ago
This Guys Commontary
There is a lot more of this blues great coming in 2017 for Song of the Day. I like the cool remix to this track. 8 more words
8 months, 1 week ago
music clip of the day
R.L. Burnside (and family), live, Independence, Miss., 1978
“When My First Wife Left Me”
9 months, 2 weeks ago
sounds of Independence*
R.L. Burnside (1926-2005), “Poor Boy a Long Way from Home,” live, 1978