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Buddy Guy: ‘I Worry About The Future Of Blues Music’

In Blues News on August 3, 2015 at 3:05 pm

Buddy Guy is the blues, and he’s our connection to a genre that’s embedded in the history of America. But it’s a sound the guitarist fears is fading.

Born and raised in Louisiana without running water or electricity, Guy tells NPR’s David Greene, “They got some mosquitoes in Louisiana that can almost lift you out of your bed,” which made his parents a little upset when he started tearing the metal wire off the screen door. He was trying to build a guitar… click here for more

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