The Myth of Robert Johnson is one of the most powerful in music and it was in 1936 that he recorded for the very first time.
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.