B.B. King has past away but will live forever!

One of the greatest blues men ever, B.B King, has past away.

B.B. King was born as Riley B. King on September 16, 1925. He past away May 14, 2015 at the age of 89.

B.B. King has over the years influenced a great deal of well known blues guitarists and blues singers, and he will continue to do so.

Check out this BBC documentary from 1972, recorded when B.B. King took a trip to England.

Guitar chords encyclopedia

Guitarchordspedia.com – The Online Guitar Chords Encyclopedia – is a new guitar chord website that teaches you everything you need to know about guitar chords.

Learn how to build guitar chords from scratch and find lots of guitar chord charts ready to use to play for example the blues.

You can even create your own guitar chord charts at My chords. These, your very own guitar chord charts, can be printed or stored for later use and can of course be shared with a friend.

New Christmas song Christmas Time Is Here

This is not a blues. But it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas so check out the new Christmas song Christmas Time Is Here.

And be sure, next year there will be a lot of new blues here.

Merry Christmas!

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…

Deep Blues by Robert Palmer

Just begun to read the blues book Deep Blues by Robert Palmer.

It came out in 1981 so it’s been a while but it is still interesting.

In our section about blues history you’ll find a quote from the prologue of the book talking about why it’s so hard to play Delta blues in the right way.