Muddy Waters and guest Dizzy Gillespie. Dizzy kills the solo on trumpet.
What’s a warm spring day without jazz?
Mose Allison. The Seventh Son.
Jazz or Blues? Who cares.
Roy Buchanan. Pete’s Blues.
Roy Buchanan. Live Stock (1975).
Judy Roderick, Rock me Baby. Woman Blue (1965).
Often forgotten in the pantheon of female blues vocalists, Judy Roderick remains one of the seminal talents of her time. Here, her take on ‘Rock me Baby’ is a good example of what she was capable of. Most of her songs have a folksy vibe but with a voice like that, it hardly matters.