Sunday, November 23, 2014
Saturday, November 22, 2014
The L'Man posted a Taj Mahal tune a few weeks back and Jb made a mental note to post one for Jesse Ed Davis. Gone far too young, he played slide guitar on Taj's early albums, the very same that inspired Duane Allman to find a small glass jar to fit his finger and let loose. In addition to playing some of the best blues rock slide early on, Jesse absolutely nailed it on Jackson Browne's Doctor My Eyes...
Posted by Jetboy & My Dog Skip at 7:27 AM
Saturday, November 1, 2014
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Saturday, October 11, 2014
Recorded in Muscle Shoals in late 1967 and when the boyz heard Ms. Etta belt it out, they just knew...
Posted by Jetboy & My Dog Skip at 6:35 AM
Sunday, October 5, 2014
Saturday, October 4, 2014
Music Legend has it that Paul Simon called Al Bell of Stax Records to request the same black musicians that played on this tune to play on his next record. Bell responded that he could arrange for the same session musicians but that these guys were mighty pale. The Swampers of Muscle Shoals absolutely nailed this one among others and it is perhaps bass player David Hood's finest performance...
Posted by Jetboy & My Dog Skip at 6:20 PM
Saturday, September 27, 2014
1966, just like fine wine...
Posted by Jetboy & My Dog Skip at 6:08 AM