Top Ten Quotes About Blues MusicBritgirl
The Top Ten
Blues has never been about complexity, a trait many young listeners today seem to prize above all else. Blues has always been a simple but sturdy, primal canvas, upon which love and pain and joy and despair and struggle and idyll and ecstasy and desolation and life and death are applied, sometimes with a feather, others with a hammer, with the player's very being guiding the strokes. Great list, T. (You may quote me:).
Really, really well explained, V. Obviously I couldn't have put it better myself. I feel Blues and the singers' emotions far, far more than any other music and I get it. I've fallen for it in a big way. Again, really well told by you. And thank you :). - Britgirl
For me, it's the other way round. - Britgirl
Not sure who said this but they knew what they were talking about. - Britgirl
Usually attributed to Albert King.
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2. Everything comes out in Blues music: Joy, pain, struggle. Blues is affirmation with absolute elegance. - Wynton Marsalis
3. Them pains, when blues pain grabs you, you'll sing the Blues right. - Otis Rush