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Ry Cooder Put Me On It (Part 2)

Before Ry Cooder released his first solo LP in 1970 he had an already established reputation as an outstanding exponent of the bottleneck guitar. His work with Taj Mahal in the Rising Sons, on Captain Beefheart’s “Safe As Milk” & sessions for the Rolling Stones, most notably with Jagger’s “Memo From Turner” from the “Performance” soundtrack, marked him as an eloquent young stylist & one to watch. 822 more words


Arthur Alexander - "Go home Girl"

Go Home Girl” is a song written by Arthur Alexander. It was originally released in 1962 as Alexander’s follow-up single to “

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Don’t Think About Her When You’re Trying To Drive

“Don’t Think About Her When You’re Trying To Drive,” by Little Village, 1992. John Hiatt (lead vocal, acoustic guitar), Ry Cooder (electric guitar), Nick Lowe… 52 more words


Words of Wisdom from Blues Legend Taj Mahal

I was about to board a ferry boat for a family vacation when my cell phone rang. I wasn’t expecting a call, but I answered. 451 more words

One Scotch One Bourbon, One Beer

Here are Donny Broussard and the Louisiana Stars….

Many visitors to this blog might be more familiar with a version that goes like this…

Ry Cooder did a wonderful take-off on the tune as part of his My Name is Buddy recording.. 7 more words


How can you keep on moving

I spent the morning packing and repacking duffel bags for Wildebeest who has moved to a faraway part of Colorado. He couldn’t take everything with him when he left so Zippy and I are heading his way to deliver the rest of his stuff. 455 more words