Category: blues

Vintage music posters designed by Globe Poster Company, Baltimore, MD.

The Blues are Brewin’

Billie Holiday and Louis Armstrong

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Singing the Lesbian Blues in 1920s Harlem

Travelin’ Blues

Blind Willie McTell, 1929

A Brief History of Electric Guitar Distortion

from Polyphonic

You Were Born to Die

Blind Willie McTell, 1933

St. James Infirmary

Performed by Cab Calloway & Orchestra

The Gallows Pole

by Leadbelly, circa 1930′s or 1940′s

Though we’re apart, 
you’re part of me still
for you were my thrill 
on Blueberry Hill.

~ RIP Fats Domino (1928 – 2017)

Mr. Hitler

By Leadbelly, 1942