Thursday, 5/31/12

by musicclipoftheday

passings

Arthel Lane “Doc” Watson, singer, guitar player, songwriter
March 3, 1923-May 29, 2012 

“Deep River Blues,” 1960s

Country musicians who love blues, blues musicians who love country (as I frequently encountered years ago working at Alligator Records): stories of race and music are often complex, resisting reduction to black and white.