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In 1992, one of the best blues-rock albums in history was released, by the Black Crowes.
This album is solid, front to back, and features a wonderful mix of rock, blues, and gospel.
have a listen!
Here they are playing live... listen to that cloying guitar lick, the deliberate beat, the way they build it up from quiet to wailing blues.
Here they are on a little more rocking track, but that gospel backing
It's worth a listen, straight through. If you love the blues, you won't be disappointed!
Not your style? Let's break it all the way down... listen to this, by a man that Miles davis said was the greatest jazz pianist he knew:
sit back and listen to him develop a melody, and then just... drop bits of it, letting your ear fill in the rest as he cruises through the opening of one of the most chilled and pleasurable jazz recordings in existence: Ahmad Jamal, Ahmad's Blues