Roy Rogers & The Delta Rhythm Kings
“THAT’S NOT A SLIDE ON ROY ROGERS’ PINKY, IT’S A TIME MACHINE. WITH IT, ROGERS TRANSPORTS YOU TO THE MISSISSIPPI DELTA’S PAST AND FUTURE.” - GUITAR PLAYER
For nearly 30 years Roy Rogers & The Delta Rhythm Kings have continued to bring the blues to its legions to fans around the world. He was indeed named for the singing cowboy. A singer himself and also a master slide guitarist with a distinctive and instantly recognizable style. He has recorded with Miles Davis, Taj Mahal and recorded two albums together in a band with former Doors keyboardist Ray Manzarek. As a producer he is perhaps best known for John Lee Hooker’s classic comeback album “The Healer” featuring Bonnie Raitt, Santana, Los Lobos and more which earned a Grammy Award.
A night with the Roy Rogers and The Delta Rhythm Kings features classics and originals ranging from the acoustic slide blues of Robert Johnson, Lighting Hopkins to the rockin’ blues of John Lee Hooker and Muddy Water songs such as. “Shake Your Money Maker”, “Walkin’ Blues”, “Terraplane Blues” “Dust My Broom” and “The Sky is Crying”
Read More ... https://www.therootsagency.com/artist/roy-rogers-the-delta-rhythm-kings/