Music

This is simply stuff we like. We suspect that if you’ve somehow managed to end up on usedguitar.com you would like it too.

Gillian Welch and David Rawlings – Look At Miss Ohio

February 9, 2012
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Gillian Welch and David Rawlings performing “Look At Miss Ohio” at St Luke’s in London in 2004. Recorded for broadcast by BBC4. Just tasteful, as most everything they do is.…

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Merle Travis and Porter Wagoner – Wildwood Flower / Nine Pound Hammer

February 9, 2012
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This looks like it’s from “The Porter Wagoner Show” sometime after 1966 when they switched from black and white to color. Merle does “Wildwood Flower” and is joined by Porter…

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Jimi Hendrix With Buddy and Stacy – Shotgun

February 8, 2012
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Jimi Hendrix in the backline of Buddy & Stacy doing “Shotgun” on the television show Night Train from 1965. Back when he was known as Jimmy James. The band has…

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Bonnie Raitt – Angel From Montgomery

February 8, 2012
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Bonnie Raitt filmed in 1974 with a cool ’50s Gibson ES-175 OWNING the John Prine classic. This doesn’t showcase Bonnie’s mad guitar skills. No need to belabor the obvious. It’s…

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R.L Burnside – See My Jumper Hanging On The Line

February 7, 2012
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Here we have the great R.L. Burnside, filmed by Alan Lomax in 1978, doing “See My Jumper Hanging on the Line.” A cheap guitar (we are hard pressed to identify…

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Little Feat – Rock & Roll Doctor

February 7, 2012
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Here we have Little Feat doing “Rock & Roll Doctor” on the Old Grey Whistle Test in 1975. There are number of versions of this on Youtube. This one is…

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Aretha Franklin – I Say A Little Prayer

February 6, 2012
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There’s a reason this video has 13 million views. Here we have The Queen of Soul killing it on this Burt Bacharach / Hal David classic in 1970. Not a…

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The Band of Heathens – Jackson Station

February 5, 2012
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Here’s something a little newer. We heard these guys a while back on Sirius XM Outlaw in the car. Went home and bought some. This is from the their DVD…

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The Band & The Staples Singers – The Weight

February 3, 2012
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From the Film “The Last Waltz.” This never gets old, and it doesn’t get any better. We get Levon, Mavis, Pops, Rick and everyone taking a verse. If you ever…

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Ry Cooder & The Moula Banda Rhythm Aces – Jesus on the Mainline

February 3, 2012
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It’s taken us over a year to get around to it, but here’s our inaugural “Music” post. The criteria for these is simply stuff we like. We figure if you’ve…

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