I really enjoy listening to the blues. However, listening to a studio recording of the blues is nowhere near the same as listening to a live performance. B.B. King is a great example. Vocally and musically, there is much more improvisation in his live work. Plus, there’s the banter with the crowd.
Here are a couple of my favorite B.B. King songs. Both performed live.
How Blue Can you Get?
By the way, if you’re looking to get just one B.B. King record, buy Live at the Regal. Awesome.