Eric Clapton covered one of his songs almost note for note. Rory Gallagher listed him as one of his biggest influences. Hell, even Robert Johnson covered one of his tunes. But who remembers Scrapper Blackwell?
As guitarists continue to add strings to their axes, it’s refreshing to watch Seasick Steve command an entire festival crowd with just a one-string diddley bow.
Michael Steffen of St. Louis recently posted this quick video of a homemade rotating speaker cabinet, leaving many of us saying, “Why didn’t I think of that!?”
Hey, guitar nerds, it’s Shane, the cigar box guitar guy. Are you planning on crowdfunding for your next album?