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'Somethin' Strong fo' Our Money'

When John Lee Hooker speaks, you'd better listen -- even if you're the federal government.

Forgotify, the Last Frontier: “Grievin’ Blues”

YES. Give me that delicious old-school blues, courtesy of John Lee Hooker (1917-2001), who is immortal thanks to the music he wrote and performed.  John Lee Hooker is renowned enough that his presence on Forgotify is an unexpected, though a very pleasant, surprise. Show More Summary

Review: The Voodoo Sheiks – Borrowed & New

The Voodoo Sheiks - Borrowed & New (Self-release) There is plenty of up tempo R& B on this album, with a penchant for Dr Feelgood, ZZ Top and John Lee Hooker. The band are Slowburner Dave on guitar, harp and vocals, Adrian Thomas on guitar, Andy Pullin on bass and John Coombes on drums. The first […]

Classic Wax Trax: Canned Heat: Refried Hockey Boogie

Click here to hear http://youtu.be/j7EPIYlyUIM Here’s an incredible blues rock boogie performance by the fantastic group, Canned Heat. Even blues legend John Lee Hooker was a true fan of these guys who were all true blues historians. Bob “The bear” Hite provides vocals with other legends like Alan Wilson and the crew searing through some incredible […]

Music Video Of The Day: John Lee Hooker 'One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer'

One bourbon, one scotch and one beer sounds like the a perfect remedy to a long day of work followed by trudging home through the snow. [ more › ]

Late Late Night FDL: Gloria

Van Morrison and John Lee Hooker -- Gloria, at the Beacon Theater, 1989.

Review: Vieux Farka Toure – Mon Pays

Vieux Farka Toure - Mon Pays (Six Degrees) The late singer and guitarist Ali Farka Touré was a big John Lee Hooker fan and blended the ‘Boogie Man’s’ style with the traditional music of his own country, Mali, in West Africa – which has ancestral ties with the blues, though Ali’s music was certainly not “the […]

Roots Manuva – Witness (Benji Boko’s Blues Cut)

Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: Mos Def, Talib Kweli Song: Roots Manuva - Witness (Benji Boko's Blues Cut) [download here] What's so good? For the past few nights I’ve been diving into a lot of John Lee Hooker, so thisShow More Summary

Big Road Blues Show 5/26/13: Mix Show

2 years agoMusic / Blues : Big Road Blues

Show Notes: An eclectic mix show lined up for this Memorial Day Weekend. On deck today are a few Memorial Day songs (Decoration Day), a few tornado songs, twin spins of John Lee Hooker and Johnny Fuller as well, some interesting pre-war and post-war blues obscurities and lots more. Like many folks I was transfixed [...]

TVD Live: Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite at the 9:30 Club, 5/02

Iconic bluesman Charlie Musselwhite has been belting out the blues on his harmonica since the 1960s. He has played the blues with the best of them, but in a guest appearance on a John Lee Hooker album in 1997, he met Ben Harper. It may have taken 16 years to finally get these two together [...] Advertise here with BSA

Late, Late Night FDL: Chill Out

John Lee Hooker & Carlos Santana — Chill Out (Things Gonna Change) Some great news, pups...Carlos Santana Reuniting Original Santana Band for New Album

Who Does It Better: Slim Harpo or John Lee Hooker

I had never heard Slim Harpo's version of "Boogie Chillun" till this morning. It's city as a mofo and I LOVE IT... but, it's a John Lee Hooker song, THE FIRST John Lee Hooker song I ever heard; the weight of THIS SONG runs deep for me. Show More Summary

John Lee Hooker Boogies In 1974 Cable Broadcast

2 years agoMusic / Blues : In a Blue Mood

MVD Visual has made available a 1974 Cable TV broadcast of an afternoon performance by John Lee Hooker and the Coast to Coast Blues Band, Cook With The Hook: Live in 1974. from a city landfill in Gardner, Massachusetts as the King of the Boogie was appearing in the area. Show More Summary

Trading Notes From Europe: One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer

Editor's Note: These are the unedited notes and thoughts of a European trader. One Bourbon One Scotch One Beer -- John Lee Hooker 1966 Mild Risk On mood to open Europe after the last two day of gains. US closed near their highs Asia eventually succumbed as well to the party mood (which didn't hinder a new low of 0.74% in JGBs). Show More Summary

CUT IN THE HILL GANG – MEAN BLACK CAT

2 years agoMusic / Country : Nine Bullets

When is an album greater than the sum of it’s parts? When you take 4 established front men, put them in a room together and have them record 10 covers of everyone from John Lee Hooker to Gary U.S. Bonds and the MC5 in their own way. Meet The Cut In The Hill Gang. The [...]

19 Jul 2012 – " One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer " (John Lee Hooker, 1966)

19 Jul 2012 – " One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer " (John Lee Hooker, 1966) http://youtu.be/BIvka3SSv9Y Mild Risk On mood to open Europe after the last two day of gains. US closed near their highs, Asia eventually succumbed as well to the party mood (which didn’t hinder a new low of 0.74% in JGBs). Show More Summary

I'm John Lee Hooker Brings Together Classic Vee-Jay Hooker Recordings

2 years agoMusic / Blues : In a Blue Mood

Shout Factory continues its reissues from the legendary Vee-Jay Records catalog and has made available some classic recordings on CD. This is a reissue of the original album and does not appear to be augmented by alternate takes or additional songs. Show More Summary

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