Statesboro Blues

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  1. Mar 24,  · Statesboro Blues McTell wrote “Statesboro Blues” and recorded the song in with Victor Talking Machine Company. Blues musician Taj Mahal recorded an adaptation of “Statesboro Blues” on his debut album in Then in The Allman Brothers Band released their version of “Statesboro Blues” on their album At Fillmore East.
  2. Blind Willie McTell (born William Samuel McTier; May 5, – August 19, ) was a Piedmont blues and ragtime singer and guitarist. He played with a fluid, syncopated fingerstyle guitar technique, common among many exponents of Piedmont blues. Unlike his contemporaries, he came to use twelve-string guitars exclusively. McTell was also an adept slide guitarist, unusual among ragtime bluesmen.
  3. This set finds him focusing on the blues side of his repertoire, and his gravelly voice and incisive fingerpicking are the perfect media to disseminate tunes like Blind Willie McTell's "Statesboro Blues" and Rev. Gary Davis's "Jesus Met The Woman At The Well.".
  4. Blind Willie Mctell - Statesboro Blues Lyrics. Wake up mama, turn your lamp down low Wake up mama, turn your lamp down low Have you got the nerve to drive Papa McTell from your door My m.
  5. Blind Willie McTell (born William Samuel McTier; May 5, – August 19, ) was a Piedmont and ragtime blues singer and guitarist. He played with a fluid, syncopated fingerstyle guitar technique, common among many exponents of Piedmont blues, although, unlike his contemporaries, he came to use twelve-string guitars exclusively.
  6. "Statesboro Blues" Wake up momma, turn your lamp down low; Wake up momma, turn your lamp down low. You got no nerve baby, to turn Uncle John from your door.
  7. The semi-autobiographical ‘Statesboro Blues’ is arguably Willie’s best-known composition; it is certainly his most influential. He recorded it in October Atlanta, Georgia and come the.
  8. Aug 01,  · The Allman Brothers Band - Statesboro Blues - 1/16/ - University Of Florida Bandshell (Official) - Duration: Allman Brothers on MV , views.
  9. Lyrics to 'Statesboro Blues' by Taj Mahal. Wake up mama, turn your lamp down low Wake up mama, turn your lamp down low Have you got the nerve to drive Papa .

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