Topic: Jimmy Reed

Jimmy Reed, I’m Jimmy Reed

Vee-Jay Records By Ed Ward on 04.22.11

There was a time during the great folk scare of the early 1960s when if you saw this record in someone's record collection, you knew the...

Robert Johnson, Beyond the Crossroads

By John Morthland on 08.28.07

When you take everything away from Robert Johnson except the music — when you ignore the myth that built for nearly half a century, the stories of going to the crossroads to sell his soul to the...