Blues
Blues is a genre and musical form that originated in African-American communities in the "Deep South" of the United States around the end of the 19th century. The genre is a fusion of traditional Afr...
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Chuck Berry, Johnny B. Goode 1958
Chuck Berry, Johnny B. Goode 1958
Stevie Ray Vaughan "Voodoo Child" Live
Stevie Ray Vaughan was hands down one of the best guitarists we have seen or ever will see. He tragically passed away 28 years ago today, but his music and spirit remain very much alive! Check out...
KISS MY ASS BABY
Kelly Fox, 72, belts out 'Kiss My Ass Baby' by the 'The All Purpose Blues band' from New Orleans. Lyrics: Kiss my ass baby Ain't gonna take your trash no more,no more Kiss my ass baby I Ain't gonna ...
BB King, The King Of Blues, Dies At 89
Born in Mississippi, King began performing in the 1940s, going on to influence a generation of musicians, and working with Eric Clapton and U2. Once ranked as the third greatest guitarist of all time,...
1958 Chuck Berry - Johnny Be Good
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Chuck Berry - No Particular Place To Go
06/02/1965 - Télé 21, Face au public
Albert King
The Velvet Bluesdozer!!! Higher quality video and audio version available here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LVtYKVaz9xY.
Jimmy Witherspoon
Live at the Lighthouse USA.
Johnny Winter
Johnny Winter from Danish TV in 1970 with Tommy Shannon on bass and Uncle John Turner on Drums.
J. Mayo Williams
Drinking Wine Spo-Dee O-Dee was written during WWII by guitarist Sticks McGhee (the brother of blues great Brownie McGhee) and J. Mayo Williams. Sticks fir...
Bukka White
Noticed there's already a version of this footage floating around, but this cut has MUCH higher quality. Enjoy!
Peetie Wheatstraw
St. Louis Blues musician Peetie Wheatstraw, a man way ahead of his time.
Jerry Wexler
Legendary music producer talks about meeting Bob Dylan and how he came to produce Bob Dylan's Slow Train Coming. This is an out-take from Gotta Serve Somebod...
Junior Wells
an old pharaoh and nice outstanding musician
Origins of the blues
Little is known about the exact origin of the music now known as the blues. No specific year can be cited as the origin of the blues, largely because the style evolved over a long period and existed ...
Origins of the blues - Wikipedia
Country blues
Country blues (also folk blues, rural blues, backwoods blues, or downhome blues) is acoustic, mainly guitar-driven forms of the blues, that mixes blues elements with characteristics of folk and countr...
Boogie Woogie
Boogie-woogie is a musical genre that became popular during the late 1920s, but developed in African American communities in the 1870s. It was eventually extended from piano, to piano duo and trio, gu...
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Classic female blues
Classic female blues was an early form of blues music, popular in the 1920s. An amalgam of traditional folk blues and urban theater music, the style is also known as vaudeville blues. Classic blues...
Delta blues
The Delta blues is one of the earliest styles of blues music. It originated in the Mississippi Delta, a region of the United States that stretches from Memphis, Tennessee in the north to Vicksburg, Mi...
Electric blues
Electric blues is a type of blues music distinguished by the use of the electric guitar as the lead instrument and the amplification of the lead guitar, bass guitar, drums and often the harmonica. Pio...
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Fife and drum blues
Fife and drum blues is a rural derivation of traditional country blues. It is performed typically with one lead fife player, often also the band leader and vocalist, and a troop of drummers. Unlike ...
Jump blues
Jump blues is an up-tempo blues usually played by small groups and featuring horns. It was very popular in the 1940s, and the movement was a precursor to the arrival of rhythm and blues and rock and r...
Piano blues
Piano blues refers to a variety of blues styles that are structured around the piano as the primary musical instrument. Boogie woogie is one of the best known styles of piano blues. Swing, R&B, ro...
Rhythm and blues
Rhythm and blues, often abbreviated as R&B or RnB, is a genre of popular African-American music that originated in the 1940s. The term was originally used by record companies to describe recording...
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Blues rock
Blues rock is a musical genre combining bluesy improvisations, commonly over the twelve-bar blues, with rock styles. The core of the blues rock sound is usually created by the electric guitar, piano, ...
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Punk blues
Punk blues (or blues punk) is a fusion genre of punk rock and blues. Punk blues musicians and bands usually incorporate elements of related styles, such as protopunk and blues rock. Its origins lie st...
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Soul blues
Soul blues is a style of blues music developed in the late 1960s and early 1970s that combines elements of soul music and urban contemporary music. Singers and musicians who grew up listening to the t...
Lightnin' Hopkins
Sam John Hopkins (March 15, 1912 – January 30, 1982), better known as Lightnin’ Hopkins, was an American country blues singer, songwriter, guitarist and occasional pianist, from Houston, Texas. Rolli...
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