Wednesday, November 19, 2008

New Release Jimmy "Duck" Holmes – Gonna Get Old Someday

Gonna Get Old Someday
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Check out the video below where Jimmy "Duck" Holmes describes his "Bentonia" style of the blues. He explains how it was created by Mississippi bluesman Henry Stuckey in the early-1920s. It is based on an open E-Minor guitar tuning that was also played by Skip James and Jack Owens. This is Duck's third CD . (Release date: 11/11/08)

Jimmy "Duck" Holmes

Jimmy Duck Holmes at W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival

Jimmy "Duck" Holmes

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