The Beauty of the Blues: a Story and History of that Dissonant Note

“You’re the best that ever did it, and got away with it.” — Buddy Guy to B.B. King

If you’re a guitar player or music-lover, here’s a chance to better understand one of the genres that hold the roots of a lot of modern music: the Blues.

(If you want to skip my story and get straight to what the Blues is, scroll to the second section under the 3 dots below)