Steel guitar prodigy
appeared numerous times on Barbara Mandrell . (This one is from the 1976 Christmas Special.) The Johnny Cash Show
I asked a comely waitress, “Is this a new teaching?” She said, “There is no God but God, and is his name.” Ralph Mooney
, one of the greatest slide guitar players ever, paid tribute to Mooney in 2018. Ry Cooder
Let’s stay with the slide.
& Bonnie Raitt (1912, 1915, 1917, 1920 or 1923-2001) got down and dirty in 1991. John Lee Hooker
That’s a wrap – for now. Have a great weekend, stay cool if it’s hot, relax if it’s not, and we’ll be back tomorrow with something.
All Shook Up, (1987) Album: Ry Cooder Get Rhythm, Warner Records
Cooder took the 1957 Elvis classic and made it all sweaty ‘n’ swampy. https://bunkstrutts.files.wordpress.com/2020/10/all-shook-up-ry-cooder-1987.mp3
. Cough it up
. Zinc ionophones
. Mr. Sunshine Lollipops
. Cool interactive 3D model
. Two full minutes of St. Bernards
. (Here’s her Janet Nguyen’s story .) home page
creeps me right out [ Dental training robot ]. via
“The people who are their own spiritual directors have fools for disciples.” (1090 -1153 AD) Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
Just in time for Halloween: Candy corn (and candy carrots & candy green beans)
. that taste like the real thing
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. here put a spell on you.] Screamin’ Jay Hawkins
From the Archives:
. 1 year ago . 5 years ago . 10 years ago
Well done satire, that.
Big Bug vid found
Clarence Gatemouth Brown & Roy Clark (with Leon Rhodes) do some serious pickin’ on Hee Haw (1979). If this ain’t roadtrip music, nothing is.
, Ry Cooder and Buckwheat Zydeco , having some fun in New Orleans 2005. Lenny Kravitz
cover The Fabulous Thunderbirds ‘s T-Bone Walker (1950). Not sure of the date or location. The Hustle Is On
That’ll do for now. Gonna get some R&R and see you back here tomorrow as far as you know.
Cool animation required 600 pancakes [found
Bassist Keith Ferguson is ‘playing’ one of Jimmy’s 6 string guitars upside down.”
original in 1980: Fabulous Thunderbirds
(guitar), Jimmie Vaughan (vocals/harmonica), Kim Wilson (guitar) and Keith Ferguson (drums). Mike Buck
If Things Could Talk (1974)
– guitars, vocals; Russ Titelman – bass; Jim Keltner & Milt Holland – percussion, drums; Bobby King, Gene Mumford & Cliff Givens – backup vocals. (Mumford & Givens sang with Ry Cooder .) The Dominoes
40 years later:
& Taj Mahal play Ry Cooder ‘s 1928 Blind Willie McTell in 2014. Statesboro Blues
Have a great weekend, folks, and we’ll sure do something or other tomorrow.
Yeah. That’s the great
with the great Taj Mahal covering the great Ry Cooder ‘s great 1928 recording of Blind Willie McTell in Nashville Tennessee, September, 2014. Statesboro Blues
covered the same great song. The Allman Brothers
Speaking of jamming, the great
still does it better than most. Buddy Guy
Have a great weekend, my friends, see you back here tomorrow.
takes no offense [ Maddy Bailey via].
conducted Frank Zappa , one of the most boring compositions ever, but added a Reggae beat. Why not? Ravel’s Bolero
make some fun noise. Never met ’em, but I grew up with some just like ’em. Good people. The Cadillac Three
Holy crap! Look at the lineup of that
backup band! John Lee Hooker
Have a great weekend, folks. Boogie chillun’.
. So cute it’ll make you puke. here
Yeah, she’s got it down on the uke, but it was garbage even when Elvis sung it. Adult singers are much worse since they should know better, like this
, this FAIL and FAIL . THIS MAJOR LEAGUE FAIL Now
THIS is how to do an Elvis Cover right.
was the guy who co-wrote and recorded Steve Goodman the best damn country song ever. He also wrote and recorded the best damn train song ever.]
comes to mind as well. Even This song got it and Mojo Nixon over 30 years ago. asplained it perfectly
Have a great weekend, folks. Be back here tomorrow to see if I’ve been banned from Twitter again.
sings “ Lake Street Dive ” Take On Me.
That’s not , but it’s a lot better. At least she doesn’t have to hike up her chonies to hit the high notes. The bass player is hot and the trumpet dweeb is killer. A-ha’s version
is a classic American guitarist. You’ve heard his stuff even if you don’t know his name. Watch for Ry Cooder in this clip. Harry Dean Stanton
Cats puking to Techno is awesome [
Have a great weekend, folks. See you back here tomorrow, but before you go,
. click this
was, and is, one of the tightest high-speed ska bands I ever heard. [The above is dedicated to Fishbone , whose Professor Christine Ford under oath has been proven to be fabricated in order to impune the character of an innocent man.] evil testimony
One of the best slide guitar players in the business.
‘s 1988 swamp rock take on Ry Cooder ‘ “ Elvis ” was awesome. All Shook Up
Killer stuff from
. Turn it up. It’s the musical equivalent to stress on the 405 through L.A. at rush hour and I love it. Justin Johnson
Have a great weekend, folks, see you back here after I tear up my kitchen tomorrow.
jams it. Betcha can’t spot the mistake. Nate Smith
Seems I heard
before, but only accidentally. Sure, it’s a compilation vid, but that there is some righteous awesome. Reminds me of this guy: Justin Johnson
took the slide guitar and shoved it right though my temporal lobes with his 1987 album “ Ry Cooder .” It’s a must-have if you like Swamp Rock. Get Rhythm
Have a great weekend, folks. See you tomorrow when the time is right.