~~Ry Cooder’s first new release in six years, The Prodigal Son, is all America, our spiritual, hopeful voices, our raw cries and our sly provocations, voiced through the songs of the Pilgrim Travelers, The Stanley Brothers, Blind Willie Johnson, and Ry Cooder himself.
1. Straight Street
2. Shrinking Man
4. Everybody Ought To Treat A Stranger Right
5. The Prodigal Son
6. Nobody's Fault But Mine
7. You Must Unload
8. I'll Be Rested When The Roll Is Called
9. Harbor Of Love
10. Jesus And Woody
11. In His Care
~~Leroy Carr and Scrapper Blackwell spearheaded an urban form of blues in the late 1920s. Urbanization of the rural form resulted from the migration of African Americans from the South to Northern cities. Many settled in the Midwest, some in Indianapolis, which was where Leroy Carr and his partner Scrapper Blackwell ended up. By the 1920s it had a thriving blues scene. Indianapolis was a railroad hub which served the expansion of flour mills, meat packers, and breweries, and provided skilled and unskilled work. Carr owed many of his songs to the railroads. Ironically the L & N, mentioned in the beautiful and poignant Alabama Women Blues...
~~1965's Paul Butterfield Blues Band and 1966's East-West were masterpieces, but the rest of Paul's Elektra LPs were uneven. That's why this 33-track trip through his eight Elektra years is a godsend: Born in Chicago; Off the Wall; Mystery Train; Come On In; All These Blues; Work Song; Love Disease; Double Trouble; Love March; Driftin' and Driftin' , and more handpicked gems from this harp-blowin' blues-rock trailblazer!
It might be impossible to overestimate the importance of The Paul Butterfield Blues Band on American music in the latter half of the '60's. Unlike British blues revivalists The Rolling...
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~~Blues Licks & Solos Book by Jody Worrell is an instructional guitar course that covers playing lead over a blues progression. You will learn 12 blues guitar solos that will be played over six different types of blues rhythm tracks (2 solos per track). At the start of each section, Jody will teach you the scales and licks used to create the solo with detailed instruction. You will then practice the whole solo along with the track at slow and performance speed. These solos cover many different blues styles and classic blues techniques. This extensive course features 50 pages, 12 jam tracks, and almost 3 hours of video instruction. Worki...
~~The Mandolin Improvisation Basics Package is a collection of six lessons on improvising by Brad Laird. This course will teach you how to use pentatonic scales to solo over major & minor chords, add blues notes for more exciting solos, and play licks and solos in new keys. Brad will explain each of these concepts in detail and then demonstrate it along with a backing track. This package contains 143 minutes of video instruction....