Category: blues

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

The Blues are Brewin’

Billie Holiday and Louis Armstrong


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