Robert Johnson influenced everyone from Muddy Waters to The Rolling Stones, and shaped the future of rock'n'roll. We celebrate his life and legacy.
INTENSE is the one word that describes Son House, a major influence on Muddy Waters and Robert Johnson, and his version of the Blues.
John and Alan Lomax recordedSon House and Lead Belly on field trips to the Delta, as well as Muddy Waters first recording
Charley Patton was the inspiration for every Delta bluesman that followed in his wake and his influence still resonates today
Watch an unreleased bonus scene from Johnny Winter: Down & Dirty, the newly documentary about the late, great slide guitar player, out on DVD and at iTunes.
The Blues are all about the individual; at one with their music & feelings, and no better does a guitarist who feels every nuance of the blues.