Monday, July 1, 2013

Happy Birthday Willie Dixon!

Today is the 98th birthday of one of the greatest blues men, the late Willie Dixon. Not only was he an important blues man his songs were important links between the blues and rock as other artists recorded his songs. Artists such as Led Zeppelin, Cream, Eric Clapton, The Grateful Dead, Canned Heat, The Doors, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Tom Petty, Bruce Springsteen, Gary Moore, Steve Miller, Jimi Hendrix and many more.Let's celebrate his birthday with music!

Willie Dixon built for comfort...

The Doors "Backdoor Man"...

The Rolling Stones "Little Red Rooster"..

Led Zeppelin "I Can't Quit You, Baby"

Willie Dixon "My Babe"

Cream "Spoonful"

Willie Dixon "I'm Nervous"

Happy Birthday Willie Dixon! I hope you enjoy with an artist like Willie Dixon we could go on and on..

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