2 posts tagged Blind Willie McTell

‘Mean Old World’ Revisited – Part 1 – 1970 Derek and the Dominos / Eric Clapton & Duane Allman

A few weeks ago, I published a series of blogs (three in total) concerning covers of the song ‘Mean Old World’.  I chose to restrict myself to the year of 1968, during which, at least seven were caught on tape and ...

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Spotlight: On Jeremy Spencer – ‘Allow Me One More Show’

Jeremy Spencer was born on this day, July fourth, in 1948. With some justification Spencer is forever twinned with Elmore James and raucous early rock ‘n roll parodies.  The former is certainly understandable as ...

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