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I strive to share all styles of blues with a special emphasis on its earlier root forms and the early blues pioneers, ‘cause “from the roots come the fruits.”
I think repeated exposure to many styles of blues music is the key to understanding and appreciating them—like we learn to eat vegetables. Same thing, it takes some repetitions for the discoveries to set in. Once we gain familiarity and understanding, we might be on to a new appreciation for a certain style of the blues, or maybe we’ll learn that’s one we simply don’t care for—that’s okay too, not everybody likes Brussels sprouts—but I believe that the opportunity to grow and expand shouldn’t get missed—both for the sake of the listener and the genre.