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05-15-2006, 05:35 AM
I want to know some blues harmonica players. Any that have decent tunes / solos are good. Especially if they play in a band with a good guitarist.
05-15-2006, 06:13 AM
whamma jamma by the J geils band
05-15-2006, 06:20 AM
a certain John Popper of Blues Traveler
This guy IS the greatest harmonica player on the planet, no doubts, if you can find it listen to Fallible by Blues Traveler and you'll hear exactly what i mean.
05-15-2006, 06:59 AM
My friend plays harmonica and he showed me John Popper, that guy tears up a harmonica.
05-15-2006, 07:04 AM
The John Popper-ing aside, there are others out there.
Paul Lamb and the King Snakes rock.
And for the more traditional blues harmonica, try listening to some Sonny Boy Williamson, or Junior Wells.
05-15-2006, 11:34 AM
Erm, Little Walter anyone? And Charlie Musselwhite
05-16-2006, 05:27 PM
John Mayall, listen to John Mayall and the Bluesbreakers if you want good guitaring aswell.
05-17-2006, 09:21 AM
Jack Bruce plays it on Cream's cover of 'Rollin' & Tumblin', and Muddy Waters used harmonica a lot.
05-17-2006, 07:36 PM
Howlin' Wolf, John Mayall, John Lennon, Bob Dylan, Keith Relf, Van Morrison, Junior Wells, Sonny Boy Williams, Sonny Boy Williamson, John Fogerty, Billy Gibbons, Neil Young, Mick Jagger.
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