Tag Archives: Jeff Beck

People Get Ready: The Impressions; Neville Brothers Band; Jeff Beck

Hello there! This week our blog features a beautiful gospel/soul tune, People Get Ready. We will first discuss the original version by The Impressions. Next, we will review a cover by The Neville Brothers, and finally a cover by Jeff … Continue reading

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Train Kept A-Rollin’: Johnny Burnette; The Yardbirds; Aerosmith.

Hello there! This week our blog features a song with a most interesting history, Train Kept A-Rollin’. This song was covered several times, changing style dramatically over the years. We will first discuss the original by Tiny Bradshaw and a … Continue reading

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Sleep Walk: Santo & Johnny; Jeff Beck; Les Paul

Hello there! This week’s entry is Sleep Walk, a lovely instrumental song from 1959, featuring steel guitar. It was written and performed by Santo and Johnny Farina. We will then review covers of that song by Jeff Beck and Les … Continue reading

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Superstition: Stevie Wonder, Jeff Beck, Stevie Ray Vaughan

Hello there! In this week’s blog we consider the song Superstition, a terrific funky R&B song from the early 70s. We will start with the original version by Stevie Wonder, and then discuss covers of that song by Beck, Bogert … Continue reading

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