Thursday, January 20, 2011

Low Country Blues

The pipes may not quite be what they were, but look at it this way: When Usain Bolt is 62, he'll still run faster than just about anyone else. On Low Country Blues, Gregg Allman covers mostly obscure blues songs, material he mastered back in the Truman Administration. Plus, it's good to hear him singing something besides the standard Allman Brothers repertoire, as great as it is. 

Allman reflects on Low Country Blues, his long-time love of the form, working with T-Bone Burnett and Dr John, and past drug use:


Roy said...

Ahhhh! It's always great to hear Gregg Allman, especially first thing in the morning. Thanks K!

paula said...

thanks, a treasure!