River Street Door photo by JOtwell (click to buy)

The Skelly Suggests… The Rhythm and The Blues

 

River Street Door photo by JOtwell  (click to buy)
River Street Door photo by JOtwell (click to buy)

Ever since Jerry Wexler decided that Race Records was an offensive term back when he was a young writer for Billboard Magazine, and joined Rhythm with Blues as a more appropriate term for black American music in the ‘50’s, the phrase has embraced many stylistic evolution’s, by no means all of them emanating from black American culture. So here’s some rhythm and some blues from all over the musical map.

 

 

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