SALE
Zurück
Vor
Back to general view
  • Money-back guarantee
    Customer call centre
  • Shipping within EU: 6,99 €
    100 days right of return
  • More than 60,000 different items available ex-warehouse.

T-Bone Walker The Inventor Of The Electric Guitar Blues

The Inventor Of The Electric Guitar Blues
 
 
 
Please inform me as soon as the product is available again.
 
 

catalog number: CDRBD304

weight in Kg 0,107

$25.90 *
 
 

T-Bone Walker: The Inventor Of The Electric Guitar Blues

​(1986/Mr.R&B) 17 tracks, anthology from his earliest recordings 1929 until 1953. A retrospective. The booklet contains session details. Rare Swedish CD!

This CD shows how T-Bone Walker invented the electric guitar into the Blues through the years!


 

Songs

T-Bone Walker - The Inventor Of The Electric Guitar Blues Medium 1
1: Wichita Falls Blues  
2: Sail On Boogie  
3: I'm Still In Love With You  
4: T Bone Boogie  
5: Evening  
6: You Don't Love Me Blues  
7: Mean Old World Blues  
8: Description Blues  
9: That's Better For Me  
10: Hard Pain Blues  
11: The Hustle Is On  
12: Baby BrokeMy Heart  
13: I Walked Away  
14: No Reason  
15: My Baby Is Now On My Mind  
16: Pony Tail  
17: When The Sun Goes Down  

 

Artikeleigenschaften von T-Bone Walker: The Inventor Of The Electric Guitar Blues

  • Interpret: T-Bone Walker

  • Albumtitel: The Inventor Of The Electric Guitar Blues

  • Format CD
  • Genre R&B, Soul

  • Music Genre Rhythm & Blues
  • Music Style Rhythm & Blues
  • Music Sub-Genre 251 Rhythm & Blues
  • Title The Inventor Of The Electric Guitar Blues
  • Release date 1986
  • Label MR. R&B

  • SubGenre R&B Music - Classic R&B

  • EAN: 5013727030408

  • weight in Kg 0.107
 
 

Artist description "Walker, T-Bone"

T-Bone Walker

Who's the father of the electric blues? Very simple: T-Bone Walker. Of course, a handful of blues-based guitarists had already experimented with amplifying their instruments before T-Bone's appearance, but he wrote the vocabulary that everyone who followed him eagerly adopted. In short, T-Bone was the source. The elegant Mean Old World, recorded in Hollywood on July 20, 1942 with pianist Freddie Slack, bassist Jud DeNaut and drummer Dave Coleman as accompanists, was the real starting point for Walker, even though he had made his first record years earlier.

Born on 28 May 1910 in Linden, Texas, Aaron Thibeaux (T-Bone was a corruption of his middle name) Walker learned the blues from his mother, who played the guitar, and a stepfather who plucked the bass in the Dallas String Band. The famous blind Lemon Jefferson was another major influence - as a teenager Walker led him through Dallas, where Jefferson performed as a street musician. Before concentrating on his guitar playing, Walker acquired extraordinary agility as a professional dancer.

Walker made his first recordings at the end of 1929, a 78 for Columbia under the name Oak Cliff T-Bone (Oak Cliff was the district of Dallas where he grew up). At that time, of course, Walker only played acoustic guitar, even when he performed as a duo with another future pioneer of the electric guitar, Charlie Christian. T-Bone moved out to Los Angeles in the mid-1930s, where he continued to dance and concentrate on his full baritone singing - he was only a singer on his next record appearance with bandleader Les Hite in 1940.

Initially inspired by Les Paul, T-Bone began to try out the newly launched electric guitar models at that time. He decided on a Gibson ES-250 and soon developed the unusual technique of holding his guitar flat in front of him like a plate while he pecked grandiose melody single-tone lines and wonderful, voluminous niche chords. Walker's brilliant innovations prepared the field for most of the following, influential guitarists of post-war blues, from Gatemouth Brown and B.B. King to Albert Collins and Johnny Copeland. His acrobatic shows also impressed his fans.

"Man, he did the splits while he was playing the guitar behind his head," Collins raved. "It was incredible!"

 

Bill Dahl
Chicago, Illinois

 

 
Presseartikel über T-Bone Walker - The Inventor Of The Electric Guitar Blues
Customer evaluation "The Inventor Of The Electric Guitar Blues"
 
Evaluations will be activated after verification
Schreiben Sie eine Bewertung für den Artikel "T-Bone Walker: The Inventor Of The Electric Guitar Blues"
 
 
 
 
 
 

The fields marked with * are required.

 
 
Rolling Stones, The: On Air...

Content: 1.0000

$23.54 * Instead of: $29.44 *

Scott-Heron, Gil: Village Gate...

Content: 1.0000

$17.64 *

Various: Beat!Freak!...

Content: 1.0000

$15.88 * Instead of: $17.64 *

Presley, Elvis: The Number...

Content: 1.0000

$35.34 *

Pitney, Gene: The Very...

Content: 1.0000

$14.47 * Instead of: $17.64 *

Mezzo &...: Love in Vain...

Content: 1.0000

$27.13 *

Pee Wee Bluesgang: Bootlegged...

Content: 1.0000

$18.59 *

Ray Charles...: Greatest Hits

Content: 1.0000

$22.36 *

Price, Ray: A New Place...

Content: 1.0000

$21.18 *

Everly Brothers, The: Very Best Of...

Content: 1.0000

$35.34 *

Lewis, Jerry Lee: Great Balls...

Content: 1.0000

$16.23 *

Cadillacs: Betty My...

Content: 1.0000

$7.67 *

Tangent: Beyond A...

Content: 1.0000

$9.39 * Instead of: $18.82 *

Turner, Ike & Tina: It's Gonna...

Content: 1.0000

$17.64 *

Perkins, Joe &...: How Much...

Content: 1.0000

$12.69 *

Shangri-Las, The: Shangri-Las...

Content: 1.0000

$17.11 *

Magazine: Swingoody #2...

Content: 1.0000

$5.90 *

Slap Sally Combo: Cotton Patch...

Content: 1.0000

$8.85 *

Dylan, Bob: Don't Look...

Content: 1.0000

$47.08 *

Wilson, Jimmy: Trouble In...

Content: 1.0000

$11.51 *

Collins, Glenda: Been Invited...

Content: 1.0000

$29.44 *

Cheaterslicks: Rev Up, Burn...

Content: 1.0000

$18.82 *

Various: Vol.5,...

Content: 1.0000

$18.29 *

Red Hot: Spellbound

Content: 1.0000

$17.95 * Instead of: $19.94 *

Flatt & Scruggs: The...

Content: 1.0000

$23.48 *

Jim Jones Revue: The Jim...

Content: 1.0000

$18.29 *

Greyhounds: Story Of Our...

Content: 1.0000

$14.63 * Instead of: $18.29 *

Kristofferson, Kris: This Old Road

Content: 1.0000

$11.74 * Instead of: $22.30 *

Presley, Elvis: In Person -...

Content: 1.0000

$15.28 *

Sinatra, Nancy: Nancy In...

Content: 1.0000

$17.64 *

Lynn, Loretta: Definitive...

Content: 1.0000

$18.76 *

Various: Risqué Blues...

Content: 1.0000

$10.56 * Instead of: $15.28 *

Weber, Fritz: Der singende...

Content: 1.0000

$11.74 * Instead of: $17.64 *

Denny, Sandy: The North...

Content: 1.0000

$15.22 *

Brotherhood Of Man: Good Things...

Content: 1.0000

$18.82 *

Roosters, The: Henhouse Riot

Content: 1.0000

$18.76 *

Cupp, Pat & The...: Long Gone...

Content: 1.0000

$18.82 *

Spider Murphy Gang: In...

Content: 1.0000

$11.74 *

Paper Dolls: House - The...

Content: 1.0000

$70.16 * Instead of: $82.54 *

Various: Rock & Roll...

Content: 1.0000

$15.55 * Instead of: $18.29 *

 
 
Viewed