Learn to Play Blues Harp Harmonica

September 2009

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Big Walter

  Along with Walter Jacobs (Little Walter), Walter “Shakey” Horton was one of the most innovative and important harmonica players to emerge from Chicago’s Southside blues scene of the 1950s. Playing his instrument through a tube amplifier and using reverb and distortion, Horton could make his harmonica sound almost like a tenor saxophone. He played […]

Where are the best blues bars in Chicago?

I’m really into playing blues harp and want to go to Chi-town to check it out. Where do they take blues music seriously? Guitar or harp playing is what I’m looking for- safe areas are preferred. B.L.U.E.S. 2519 N. Halsted http://www.chicagobluesbar.com Kingston Mines 2548 N. Halsted ( !/2 block away from B.L.U.E.S. – On Sundays […]

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