Monday, November 26, 2012

The Color of Blues

Lots of people of pallor claim to have been inspired by Muddy Waters, but only one, Johnny Winter, stepped up to the plate when the man was down. Listen to Winter's rousing background vocals in this rendition of "Mannish Boy" from Waters' 1977 comeback album "Hard Again:"


  1. Thanks for posting that, CL - the Delta by way of Chicago. I can almost hear the Illinois Central rollin' by.

  2. Great Music - and I'm a big Johnny Winter fan. He's hardly a Blues artist, but he can work a guitar.