From fleeting, backstage hangs to longtime creative partnerships, the best musical friendships come in all forms.
The footage was captured across three days in May 1969 at the Memphis Country Blues Festival festival.
In salute to a blues great, multiple Grammy winner and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee.
’Layla Revisited (Live at LOCKN’)’ has achieved No.1 on the Blues Albums chart, and No.2 on the Americana/Folk Albums chart.
Hill was with the trio for over 50 years.
The writers will be celebrated during the Texas Songwriters Hall of Fame Weekend in February 2022.
The film has its TV premiere on July 27 as part of PBS' American Masters series
‘Bare Wires’ was John Mayall’s breakthrough album in the US. Released in 1968, it mixes blues, folk, jazz, R&B, progressive rock, and even psychedelia.
In 1956, the great bluesman recorded his commemoration of a Mississippi tragedy.
When African-American innovators of the 50s met Black Power and Flower Power head on, the psychedelic blues was born.
After his self-titled breakthrough, the trailblazer from McComb, Mississippi was a hot property on the US R&B singles chart.
Louis Jordan was dubbed the King of The Jukebox and rightly so, he was a huge star and one that is sadly much less remembered than he ought to be.
Penned by Willie Dixon, Otis Rush’s song has inspired rip-roaring versions from both Led Zeppelin and The Rolling Stones.