Also known as: “The King of Ragtime Guitar,” Blind Blake’s ability to play the guitar in a fashion that sounds much like the ragtime piano is truly a talent he is best known for. His amazing vocals are present in “Early Morning Blues” as you can hear his ability to drag out his words in beautiful manner. You can also hear his knack for strumming the guitar like a piano in this number while his voice gently relieves the tension in the air and creates a soothing atmosphere. Together his vocals and guitar skills creates a unique sound that doesn’t come around easily but is definitely enjoyed greatly when heard.
Blind Blake “Early Morning Blues“ (play/download mp3)