Porch blues – acoustic blues guitar

Sometimes it just feels good to sit down on the porch and play some blues guitar.

It doesn’t matter if your whistling is out of tune or that your playing is a bit sloppy. You’re playing for the crows and the leaves that blows in the wind. Nobody will ever hear what you’re doing.

Anyway, that’s how it was just a few years ago…

Reconsider Baby with Swedish lyrics

Reconsider Baby is a blues standard written by Lowell Fulson in 1954 – sixty years ago!

Here’s a version of Reconsider Baby with swedish lyrics. The guitar is played in the style of Eric Claptons version of Reconsider Baby on the blues album From the Cradle.

How to play Red House by Jimi Hendrix

Jimi Hendrix was an amazing blues guitarist and singer and the slow blues Red house was his masterpiece.

Here you’ll find the guitar chords to Red House and learn how to play the rhythm guitar.

Eventually there will also be lessons in how to play the intro, stick and solo to the wonderful blues song Red House.

Here’s a simple version of Red House…

Fingerpicking When You Got a Good Friend

Recorded an acoustic fingerpicking version of Robert Johnsons When You Got a Good Friend the other day. Tried to do it in some kind of Eric Clapton style.

I just used a Rode NT 4 plugged into a Panasonic video camera. No post processing applied.