This is the ‘Blues Memories’ section where I invite you, the reader, to let me have your own background to the blues: how you first ‘discovered’ the blues, how this has grown over the years, blues artists you have seen (the older the better!), who your favourite artists are and why, who inspires you most, etc, etc.
Please email any contribution (all welcome) to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Max Haymes – blues & gospel researcher/historian, author, blues album compiler, radio presenter, acoustic blues event organiser and ‘one-man crowd’.
Richard Miller – blues from the Surrey Delta
Steve Pilkington – passionate about the blues
Steve Smith – blues is my favourite colour
Ade Tucker – listening to the blues on the wireless in the late 40’s / early 50’s
Les Forgue – remembering Chicago’s Maxwell Street and blues acquaintances
Les Forgue – ‘how I got started playing the blues’
Johnny Searfoss – Discoveries of the Blues
More to follow ……..