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Damn right he's got talent

Advantages: Guitar, vocals
Disadvantages: Only ten tracks??????

1.) Damn Right I've Got The Blues As an opening track this is just superb. It really draws you in for the rest of the album with it's awesome blues melody and aggressive guitar playing with Buddy's incredible vocals making the song just astonishing. If ...

jcneil 17.01.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Damn Right, I've Got the Blues - Buddy Guy

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"THE" Blues Singer

Advantages: Awesome voice, Guitar, change
Disadvantages: May not be to some people taste

...If you are a regular reader of my music reviews then you will probably know that I am quite a fan of Blues legend Buddy Guy and continuing my plan to review all albums I own from some of my favourite artists I decided to add another cou ...

jcneil 29.03.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Blues Singer - Buddy Guy

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Powerhouse Blues...

Advantages: This man can play
Disadvantages: Not a lot of lyrics

...For this recording session Buddy Guy has returned to his roots and used a recording studio called Sweet Tea, the Oxford, Mississippi studio, is also owned by the producer of this album, one Dennis Herring. For this session Mr Herring has assembled an ext ...

Miles13 11.05.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Sweet Tea - Buddy Guy

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Buddy Brilliant

Advantages: Makes you realise just how cool Blues can be
Disadvantages: The sound quality though not bad might put some people used to 'polish' off

I always forget just how much I like Blues until I start listening to it again, though it can be hard to find it really pure and passionate these days. I have a couple of other Buddy Guy albums; one early on, his recordings for Chess Records, where he w ...

No_name 25.02.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Live at the Checkerboard Lounge (Live Recording) - Buddy Guy

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Skin Deep is legendary

Advantages: Amazing Voice, Incredible guitar playing
Disadvantages: None

**Introduction** Buddy Guy is regarded as one of the pioneers of Blues with a voice with the passion, verve and vigour to match the incredible guitar playing. One thing he is known for is using drumsticks as a plectrum to create a different sound than u ...

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Review of Skin Deep - Buddy Guy

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