Watermelon Slim Plays Hendrix

Watermelon Slim A watermelon farming, hell-raisin’, Mensa genius guy named Bill Homans a.k.a. Watermelon Slim and everybody went “Who dat man?” Suddenly he was the next big thing. The new blues messiah had risen…Read more


Booker T Jones – Green Onions

Booker T Jones Booker T. Jones was born in Memphis, Tennessee, on November 12, 1944. He was named in honor of his father, Booker T. Jones, Sr., who was named in honor of Booker…Read more


Danny Bryant – Temperature Rising

I was lucky enough to purchase myself a copy of Danny Bryant’s latest offering, Temperature Rising. If you thought that technical guitar solos were a trend left behind in the ’70s, listen to Danny…Read more


Lightnin’ Hopkins – That Woman Named Mary

Lightnin’ Hopkins Born in Centerville, Texas, Hopkins learned the blues when young in Buffalo, Texas from Blind Lemon Jefferson and his older cousin, country-blues singer Alger ‘Texas’ Alexander. When Hopkins and Alexander were playing…Read more

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King Size Slim

King Size Slim certainly gives a king size performance when he plays the blues. This powerhouse of a one man band knows how to entertain and keep his audience hanging on every note. He…Read more