Messing With The Blues

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Messing With The Blues

  1. 1. MESSING AROUND WITH THE BLUES<br />My Guitar Heroes<br />
  2. 2. This song is called Voodoo Child<br />or Voodoo Chile ( slight Return)<br />Jimi Hendrix<br />
  3. 3. <ul><li>Jimi Hendrix was one of the best</li></ul>Electric Guitar Players of his time<br /><ul><li> Some people will argue he is the</li></ul> best of all times<br />
  4. 4. Psychedelic Rock Blues<br />
  5. 5. Album Titles <br /><ul><li>Band of Gypsys
  6. 6. Winterland
  7. 7. Crosstown Traffic
  8. 8. purple haze
  9. 9. Voodoo Chile
  10. 10. Bleeding Heart
  11. 11. Wind Cries Mary
  12. 12. All Along the Watchtower</li></li></ul><li>Jimi was also well known for his crazy antics on <br />stage such as lighting his guitar on fire with lighter fluid<br />I like to use Tabasco sauce<br />
  13. 13. Jimi Hendrix<br />James Marshall "Jimi" Hendrix (born Johnny Allen Hendrix; November 27, 1942 – September 18, 1970)<br />
  14. 14.
  15. 15. MESSING AROUND WITH THE BLUES<br />Stevie Ray Vaughan<br />SRV<br />
  16. 16. Stevie Ray Vaughan<br /><ul><li> Stevie was a Grammy Award-winning </li></ul>American guitarist, singer, and songwriter. <br /><ul><li>Stevie was known for his Texas Blues style
  17. 17. His lightning fast soulful playing style also</li></ul> made him know as the Texas Hurricane<br />Stevie did a cover of the song Voodoo Chile <br />( Slight Return) and Little Wing in tribute to Jimi Hendrix<br />
  18. 18. Some of SRV’s Album title are:<br />Texas Flood<br />Couldn't Stand the Weather<br />Soul to Soul<br />In Step<br />
  19. 19. Just to name a few of his songs<br />Taxman - (previously unreleased)<br /> Texas Flood  <br /> House Is Rockin'<br /> Pride and Joy Tightrope<br /> Little Wing <br />Crossfire<br /> Change It <br />Cold Shot<br /> Couldn't Stand the Weather<br />
  20. 20. Like Jimi Stevie Ray Vaughan also<br />liked giving his fans a show<br />He would play the guitar Behind his back,<br />behind his head, and at time with his teeth<br />
  21. 21. Vaughan's blues style was influenced by many blues guitarists. Foremost among them were Albert King, Otis Rush, Eric Clapton, Buddy Guy, and Jimi Hendrix. He was also strongly influenced by early blues-rock guitarist Lonnie Mack, who, according to Vaughan, "really taught me to play guitar from the heart"<br />
  22. 22. Stevie has a brother named Jimmy Vaughn<br />
  23. 23. Stevie Ray Vaughan and Buddy Guy<br />
  24. 24. October 3, 1954 – August 27 1990<br />
  25. 25.
  26. 26. Blues Legend- Buddy Guy<br />
  27. 27. George "Buddy" Guy (born July 30, 1936) is an American blues guitarist and singer.<br />I never knew his name is George<br />
  28. 28. Uh, Yeah, Buddy also covered Voodoo Chile in tribute to Jimi and Stevie…<br />Songs such as "Red House", "Voodoo Chile" and "Voodoo Child (Slight Return)" partly came from the sonic world that Buddy Guy helped to create.<br />Buy Guy owns a Blues club called Legends<br />
  29. 29. Guy was ranked thirtieth in Rolling Stone magazine's list of the "100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time".<br />
  30. 30. Known as an inspiration to Jimi Hendrix, Angus Young, Eric Clapton, Ace Frehley, Jimmy Page, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Eli and many other guitarists; Guy is considered an important exponent of Chicago blues.<br />
  31. 31. Buddy Guy and SRV<br />Again!<br />
  32. 32. Eric Clapton<br />
  33. 33. Guy is known for his showmanship, playing his guitar with drumsticks, or strolling into the audience while playing solos. <br />
  34. 34. I’m John Mayer. I get to play with Buddy<br />And Eli doesn’t<br />
  35. 35. John Mayer<br />Chicks Dig John Mayer…<br />What Ever!<br />
  36. 36. The Rolling Stones !<br />Buddy Guy performing with the Rolling Stones at the Orpheum Theatre, Boston<br />
  37. 37. Willie Nelson at a Blues Fest<br />Hi Willie!<br />
  38. 38. BuddyGuy<br />In recognition of Guy's influence on Hendrix's career, the Hendrix family invited Buddy Guy to headline all-star casts at several Jimi Hendrix tribute concerts they organized in recent years, "calling on a legend to celebrate a legend." Jimi Hendrix himself once said that “Heaven is lying at Buddy Guy’s feet while listening to him play guitar<br />
  39. 39. Guy has won five Grammy Awards both for his work on his electric and acoustic guitars, and for contemporary and traditional forms of blues music. In 2003, he was awarded the National Medal of Arts.<br />Buddy Guy. Born, July 30, 1936 (age 73).<br />Cool! Eli Patterson. Born, July 26, 1973 Leos in the House of Blues! <br />5/2010 Guy Received the Life Time Achievement Award<br />
  40. 40. MESSING AROUND WITH THE BLUES<br />“If you don’t think you have the blues, just keep living.”– Buddy Guy<br />My Guitar Heroes<br />
  41. 41. Help keep the Blues Alive<br />Hendrix<br />BuddyGuy<br />SRV<br />Patterson<br />
  42. 42. Help keep the Blues alive!<br />Bakersfield Blues Preservation Society<br />BLUES FANS, YOU ARE INVITED TO JOIN US TO SUPPORT AMERICA'S CLASSICAL MUSIC <br />The Bakersfield Blues Preservation Society is the only Blues Society in the central Valley area of California <br />© 2009 Bakersfield Blues Preservation Society<br />http://www.bakersfieldblues.com/home.html<br />Mrs. Davidson, Here’s a hyperlink<br />

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