Tuesday, November 9, 2010

The Power of Voice

My two favorite songs by bluesman Son House are entirely vocal. No instruments, the only accompaniment being claps or snapping. Give these songs a listen and see if you agree with me that great music can be as simple as one man and his great voice.

John the Revelator

Grinning in your Face

8 comments:

  1. This blog has a lot of promise. Keep it up!

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  2. Music can be anything. Non instrumental is very interesting and I love it.

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  3. Grinning in your face gave me goosebumps. That is one powerful song

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  4. Two fantastic song choices there, and new to me as well! thanks for sharing something different for me to listen to!

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  5. Gave it a listen. Not my style, but post some more and I'll check it out.

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  6. Those were pretty good songs...nice post.

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