Tag: Doggone blues

zzxd | Iconic guitars: British and an Irish man (5)

In this column: blackie, greeny, ex-sunburst Of the hundreds of guitars that blues-rock legend Eric Clapton had his favorite was one that he had a hand in designing. In 1970 Eric was at Sho-Bud guitar shop in Nashville and saw in a back room of the shop a rack of vintage Strats from the 1950s. …

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zzxe | Iconic guitars (4)

In this column: large gibson hollow bodies, nancy, number one T-Bone Walker (Aaron Thibeaux Walker, Dallas Texas) played on different guitars in three eras: 1930-1950 on a Gibson ES-250, 1950-1970 on an ES-5 and from 1970 on an ES-335. He used the guitars favored by the early jazz guitarists (like Charlie Christian). T-Bone Walker was …

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zzxf | Iconic guitars (3)

In this column: the hoss, gibson ES-335 lefty, old lady Muddy Waters (McKinley Morganfield) was a blues singer-songwriter and important in the post-war blues scene, and is often cited as the "father of modern Chicago blues". In 1957, Waters bought a brand new, 1958 Fender Telecaster. Originally white, with an ash body and a maple …

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zzxg | Iconic guitars: the Kings (2)

In this column: lucille, lucy, gibson es-345 In 1949, BB King was playing a dance hall in Twist, Arkansas. The hall was being heated by barrels which were half full of kerosene. A fight broke out, knocking over one of the barrels and setting the building ablaze. King realized he had left his beloved Gibson …

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zzxh | Iconic guitars (1)

In this column: hard rock, nine-string guitar, kalamazoo The 1933 National Duolin resonator guitar "Hard Rock" of Booker T Washington "Bukka" White. Bukka used used this guitar as his main gigging and touring guitar for three decades. He was a founding father of the Delta Blues and an influential, definitive player of the genre. He and …

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zzxm | Soul food (1)

In this column: soul food Soul food (aka downhome southern food) is often mentioned in blues lyrics. The menu includes dishes with: oxtails, neck bones, pigs' feet, ham hocks, chitterlings, ribs (pork and beef), fried chicken, catfish, several kinds of green, turnips, rutabagas, fried corn, fried green tomatoes, field peas, cobbler and cornbread. The most …

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zzxu | JonMeyerjon and Band

Een Blues-Out brengt een concert van eigen composities, een mix van verschillende muziekstijlen met altijd een verbinding naar de blues. In een Blues-Out wordt muziek met passie gespeeld, waarbij de muzikanten ieder vanuit hun eigen achtergrond hun creativiteit inbrengen. Met aanstekelijke ritmes wordt een muzikaal verhaal verteld, dat uitnodigt om te bewegen.     Jon …

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zzyu | VLIEBLUES presenteert A Doggoners Blues Out in het Loodscafé met Jon Meyerjon en Lars Müller

vrijdag 22 juni en zaterdag 23 juni 2018 Zet deze data alvast in je agenda, want dan vindt de 2e gratis editie van Vlieblues plaats! Op diverse locaties in het centrum van Oost-Vlieland spelen meerdere bluesbands. Op deze twee avonden kun je genieten van onversneden bluesmuziek. Er kan nog het één en ander veranderen, dus …

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