Trampled Under Foot - Blues

Monthly Archives: September 2015

Archive of posts published in the specified Month

Sep
16

The Life of Blues Guitarist Jimmy Dawkins 1936-2013

THE MAKING OF A BLUES MAN James Henry “Jimmy” Dawkins was born in Tchula, Mississippi, on October 24, 1936. He grew up in Pascagoula, Mississippi, on the coast. It was there that he was introduced to the style of music known as the…

Sep
14

Playing Guitar Brings You This…

I was really embarrassed to go for a nuru massage as I don’t like my body and I am a very self-conscious woman. Nonetheless, I was at my wit’s end with my sore back. I went, but I was very nervous about taking all…

Sep
14

A Brief History Of The Blues

HOW IT ALL BEGAN Blues music is one of the most popular genres of music of all time. From it’s early beginnings in the slave fields of the deep South to the smoky magic of Bourbon Street and beyond, Blues music has been…

Sep
8

Best Blues Bands of the 20th Century

Looking At The Few Blues Bands It seems in the music genre that is Blues, the majority of the artists are solo acts but there are very few that are Blues bands. There are also many bands who have influences or inclinations towards…