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  • 7 Years Harmonica Cover (With Tab)

    Really lyrical song. The softer and smoother it’s played, the better, country style in 2nd position works well for it, there are a lot of bends on 3. Sometimes I use wah-wah tremolo effect, usually to finish the line on the last note. A lot of vibrato here, throat and tongue. Also not to mention [&hellip...


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  • Hal Walker Harmonica Player of the Month (Exclusive Interview)

    Hal Walker, taking his music to the streets Memories are complicated affairs. “I don’t know where family stories and my memory overlap,” confides Reuven Gnagnatti in the 2016 documentary Shalom Italia. And he’s not alone. For as our memories fade, they intermingle with family tales, old photographs, and things we have heard or read, to [&hellip...


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  • Mark Hummel Playlist (West Coast Blues!)

    If you’ve not heard of Mark Hummel, where have you been?! The New Yorker said, “Hummel, a specialist in West Coast Blues, knows a thing or two about how to please an audience”. See for yourself in the videos below 🙂 And you can learn more about Mark on his website...


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  • Blues America (Full Blues Documentary)

    “Blues America”, is a must-watch for any blues fan. The ability of downtrodden people to rise up with the power of music that influenced generations to come is powerful stuff. Put your feet up and enjoy! Part 1 of 2 Part 2 of ...


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  • The Sweet Sounds of James Cotton in Concert (1973)

    James Cotton is blues harmonica. Sadly he passed away in March 2017 but his legacy still lives on. Here’s James Cotton in all his glory, a full concert recorded live on 6/15/1973 at Winterland, San Francisco, CA. (For more James Cotton here’s one of his finest albums and here’s his life story) Setlist: 0:00:00 – [&hellip...


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  • Harmonica Player of the Month: Charlie McCoy (Exclusive Interview)

    If you play the harmonica, or have a love of Country music, there’s a good chance you know who Charlie McCoy is. Charlie’s take on Georgia On My Mind recorded during the Jerry Reed Guitar-Man Tribute in 2014: Maybe you have one, or more likely some of his forty-three albums, seen him on the Grand [&hellip...


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