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Winter Blues Music Break

Shovelin’ The Blues: Put On Your Dancin’ Shoes.

Are you sick of shoveling snow? Got the snow-shovelin’ blues? Then take a break and listen to this. 67 more words


Derek Trucks

Derek is a consummate musician, he has been on the cover of Down Beat and Rolling Stone; he’s been profiled in The New York Times… 126 more words

(8.2) After Sonny

I’m sitting in my basement
On the first Sunday after Sonny
Trying to read about systems theory
And the ways we mess things up
With limited thinking and the same ole, same ole. 488 more words


That time I asked 18-year-old Derek Trucks if he got tired of the Duane Allman comparisons

By Steve Newton

When slide-guitar master Derek Trucks was only 18 I called him up at his place in Jacksonville, Florida, and we chatted for a while. 64 more words

Guitar Heroes

"So You Wanna Play The Blues . ." : Cool Blues Guitar Instructional Videos Part IV - Standard Tuning Slide Guitar Edition

Continuing my series on cool blues guitar instructional videos, I want to focus on one of my favorite guitar techniques: slide guitar and in particular, slide guitar played in standard tuning. 732 more words


Tutwiler Station

1903. The place: Tutwiler, a tiny town in the Mississippi Delta, halfway between Greenwood and Clarksdale. It is dusk and the sky is rich in summer color. 202 more words


a story and some bad slide guitar

Me, playing around with my new camera (Canon Powershot G7 X Mark II), and playing some poorly executed slide guitar. Song by me, made up on the spot! 26 more words