, and the results are beautiful, serene – and distubing. Computer artistry by Mandelbrot , based upon a 3D Glenn Marshall Appolonian fractal animation by . Inigo Quilez
Here’s a palette cleanser.
. The Ramones
crank out denim trenchcoat bluegrass. The Brothers Comatose
Think premium leaded Fabulous Thunderbirds with SRV.
is an amazing blues rocker out of Austin, Texas. Sue Foley
Got a lot going on these days, and even more to worry about if I really wanted to bother, so maybe I’ll just have fun instead. See you tomorrow.
did a good ‘un with this Postmodern Jukebox cover in soul / R&B style featuring U2 (2019). No comment on the, um, harmonica solo. Rogelio Douglas, Jr.
cover by Buddy Guy (and MONSTER TAI-RIKU that is how to play blues harp). Formed in 2012 and comprised of young session musicians, the band took a leave of absence in March of 2020.
Currently recording as
, it’s Dr. John meets Roomful of Blues. Victor Wainwright & The Train
“Victor Wainwright, -American Blues Scene , is a force to be reckoned with on a piano. He IS honky-tonk and boogie, with a dose of rolling thunder. Wainwright’s playing is simply beautiful madness.” winner of this year’s Pine Top Perkins Piano Player Award at the BMA’s
Got some free time to mess around this week, and gonna mess around tomorrow too. See you when you get here.
strikes again with a music video for the band Cyriak Harris . Light
[via ]. Ms. Cellanea
Hubert Sumlin & Sunnyland Slim (with
Willie Dixon on bass & Clifton James on drums) from The Stars of the 1964 , a German television program. Sonny Boy Williamson II did the introduction. American Folk Blues Festival
is a one-man ass-kickin’ rock machine. (Reposted from about ten years ago). Scott H. Biram
I’m yawning, gotta go, see you back here tomorrow.
has put together some amazing videos over the years – her series Vi Hart is excellent. [h/t Doodling in Math Class ] Memo Of The Air
Argentine tango in black and white.
is Otros Aires “ a 21 Century Audiovisual ElectroTango project created, produced and directed by the Argentinean musician, architect & video artist “ . It was made between Barcelona and Buenos Aires ports in 2003. Miguel Di Genova
Meanest cover of Dale Hawkins
‘ I’ve ever heard. Susie-Q
, live at The Key Club, West Hollywood, California, May 6th, 2010, consisted of The Head Cat (Stray Cats) Slim Jim Phantom (Motörhead) & Lemmy Kilmister (Rockats). Lemmy died in 2015 at the age of 70 and was replaced by Danny B. Harvey (Morbid Angel). David Vincent
is amazing. Someone told her the bag pipes are a musical instrument so she played them. Gunhild Carling
Happy New Year to all, and let’s hope the insanity abates in 2023.
(1964). Sam Butera & The Witnesses
and Doc Pomus , Mort Shuman scored a hit in 1961 with Elvis Little Sister in 1961, but ‘s 1982 version is my favorite. Ry Cooder
New Blues, Miles Davis w/ & Robben Ford (1986). Bob Berg
Don’t be fooled -it starts out slow then sneaks up behind you and kicks you in the head. Ford steps in at about 3:00.
Have a great weekend, see you back here tomorrow and we’ll talk it over.
has been around forever; he’s 90 and still recording: “Every time I listen to some new music that everybody thinks is the greatest thing since hot biscuits, it’s full of Auto-Tune.” He decided to give it a go, and used it to give “a sense of emotional detachment” on his album Swamp Dogg (2022). Love, Loss and Auto-Tune
Tamio Okuda’s Blues. (2014). The guy on jerry can guitar is , and that’s Tamio Okuda . James “Super Chikan” Johnson
in 2013. Ronnie Earl & The Broadcasters
I’ll be around all day tomorrow. See you then.
Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On, (1955)
Big Maybelle Smith Mabel Smith began recording in 1947 when she was 23 years old, yet she’d been singing in various venues since she was a child. She was the first to record https://bunkstrutts.files.wordpress.com/2022/11/big-maybelle-smith-whole-lotta-shakin-goin-on-1955.mp3 , produced and arranged by a young Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On for Okeh Records, and predating Quincy Jones by almost two years. (Lewis liked the song so much he stole it, then credited Jerry Lee Lewis’ version .) Big Mama Thornton
oh hell no
. Bigfoot Eruption
. A Drive-by History
. A long strange trip
. Song of the blobfish
? Remember Monkeypox
. Emotional support demon
[via A round of applesauce ]. Bunkerville
. It’s not easy being the coolest in the club
talks about the funny business. Dave Chappelle
(in the Rocky Horror Picture Show). Only the names
[via ] Memo Of The Air
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From the Archives: . 1 year ago . 5 years ago . 10 years ago
, Sadeck Waff et 126 performers professionnels et amateurs. Remerciements à la Neodance Academy et leurs équipes pour le casting et la gestion des danseurs. Oxandre Peckeu
A clip from their 1931 short film
Nine O’Clock Folks, featured The Mound City Blue Blowers (kazoo), Red McKenzie (Vega guitar) and Jack Bland on suitcase. YouTube video description includes Frank “Josh” Billings , but I think that’s Eddie Condon on guitar. The movie title referred to the local curfew. Eddie Lang
at her peak (circa 1984) with a killer cover. Bette Midler
One of the most underrated bands ever:
, from Los Lobos , 1984. How Will the Wolf Survive
Well, dang. Down to the wire, out of time & out of steam. See you tomorrow.
The Platypus [h/t Gord S.]
From St. Petersburg, Russia,
is listed under vampire space zombie surf rock, and their version of the Bondage theme is the best I’ve heard. Recorded at Brin de Zinc (Chambery-France) 2014 Messer Chups
Oleg Gitaracula – guitar; Zombierella – Bass; Rockin Eugene – Drums.
Ten minutes of a bluesy Doors-ish groove.
were filmed for an episode of Tito and Tarantula Texas Roadhouse Live (hosted by ) in 2010. Kinky Friedman play Tito Larriva ed in the movie Radio Head (1986) and was a founding member of TRUE Stories . The Plugz
slides all over the place at the Montreux Jazz Festival, July 1977. Five years earlier he was crowned International Guitarist of the Year. He died in 1995 at the age of 47, from liver failure caused by prescription drugs; his Rory Gallagher is a replica of the award. grave marker
That’ll do for now. Have a great weekend, see you back here sometime tomorrow.
pays tribute their city. Konzerthausorchester Berlin
‘s (mostly) unplugged Mario Wienerroither . [h/t Pam M.] Rolling Stones
It’s hard to tell, when the devils look like angels and angels look like hell.
has an appropriate message for the upcoming elections. The Reverend Peyton’s Bid Damn Band
, Johnny Winter and Edgar Winter , Rick Derringer 2007. Rockpalast
I have big plans to sleep in tomorrow, but stop by anyway and help yourself to the cooler on the porch. I’ll be out soon enough and we’ll do stuff.