Category Archives: Blues

Johnny Winter Stays True to the Blues

A December 1968 edition of Rolling Stone featured Texas musicians who were at the time making inroads into the magazine’s home city of San Francisco. Featuring a cover photo of cowboy-hatted Doug Sahm (balancing toddler son Shawn on his knee), … Continue reading

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Damn Right Buddy Guy’s Got a Kennedy Center Honor

In addition to Led Zeppelin, the other classic rock-related recipient of a Kennedy Center Honor during last night’s telecast was blues legend Buddy Guy. Actually, to call him a “bluesman” (a term he himself doesn’t particularly like) is a bit … Continue reading

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