~~Steven Van Zandt, the longtime guitarist of Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band, actor on the TV hit series The Sopranos playing the role of Silvio, and programmer of SiriusXM satellite radio's acclaimed Underground Garage channel, debuts his first solo album in two decades. 'Soulfire' is comprised of 12 songs including the title track, 'Saint Valentine's Day' and 'Love On The Wrong Side Of Town' written by Steven and Bruce Springsteen.
2. I'm Coming Back
3. Blues Is My Business
4. I Saw The Light
5. Some Things Just Don't Change
6. Love O...
~~Little Walter is universally regarded as one of the most innovative and influential harmonica improvisers of the twentieth century in any form of music, and his virtuosity and dazzling invention and use of amplification took the Blues harmonica into new and unexplored territories, taking it away from its rural beginnings and roots into the urban setting of electrified Chicago Blues.
1. My Babe
3. I Got To Go
4. I Hate To See You Go
5. Blues With A Feeling
6. Can't Hold Out Much Longer
7. Mean Old World
9. Don't Have To Hunt No More&...
The father of modern Chicago blues, Muddy Waters is virtually unrivalled as an influence on the music scene, counting everyone from Chris Barber to Angus Young among his many disciples. His recording output is impressive and successful enough as it is, but it is interesting to consider how much sooner or greater his success might have been had his record label, Chess, allowed him to record the material he wanted rather than follow particular themes. One of those themes was a tribute album to Big Bill Broonzy, a bluesman Muddy Waters would surpass in popularity. There again, Muddy always acknowledged the assistance he had received from Big B...