Roy book binder concert setlist at swallow hill music. Roy book binder has been added as an artist you support. Apparently davis had learned the song around 1905, in his hometown of spartanburg, sc. He is known to shift from open tunings to slide arrangements to original compositions, with both traditional and selfstyled licks. Roy book binder born october 5, 1943 is an american blues guitarist, singer songwriter and storyteller. Click on a month below to view the newsletter acrobat reader required, or rightclick to save to your computer. He never has left me alone by reverend gary davis lyrics. Played a little fiddle by stefan grossman on apple music. Concerts and showcases displayed in b old print are linked to the musicians websites. Book binder has recorded five albums and has performed at most major blues and folk. Roy book binder biography, albums, streaming links. What are the essential techniques to practice in order to. Apr 21, 2009 roy book binder rag mama live at fur peace ranch duration. Davis, april 30, 1896 may 5, 1972, was a blues and gospel singer who was also proficient on the banjo, guitar and harmonica.
Provided to youtube by cdbaby candy man roy book binder live book. Check out candy man by roy book binder on amazon music. He ran in greenwich village circles with the likes of dave van ronk, and he learned songs from one of his heroes pink anderson. An often stirring folkblues guitarist and vocalist, roy book binder has been playing country blues since the mid60s, when he began recording for blue goose. Roy book binder concert setlist at swallow hill music, denver. Gary davis and pink anderson, a medicine show entertainer who recorded back in 1928. Roy book binder in concert by dvd sheet music for guitar. Fingerpicking blues vol 2 dvd in this dvd, roy s indepth exploration of blues techniques concentrates on chords and positions needed to play in the essential key of a. But to book binder, theres only one thing that matters when he takes the stage. Roy book binder was on his cell phone, driving his 21foot camper on the way to his next gig. Gary davis, he is equally at home with blues and ragtime. Book binder s musical style is reminiscent of a time before record companies and journalists coined terms for the many folk musics dotting the american landscape.
His storytelling is another characteristic that makes his style unique. Roy book binder is an american blues guitarist, singersongwriter and storyteller. Homespun roy book binder in concert dvd guitar center. Pete blues 3black dog blues 4what you gonna do 5spoken intro 6crazy about you 7new age woman blues 8candyman 9spoken intro 10preacher picked the guitar 11cant do that no more 12rag mama keep a knovkin 14travis davis rag 15its gonna be. If so, then hawkins is your candyman, dishing out the same sweet secrets that he learned kneetoknee from the legend many. Back in the 60s he began his career, traveling and learning guitar from the legendary rev. Roy book binder biography, albums, streaming links allmusic. The plot tells us about a character candy man that goes around preaching revolution in a modern, machine, tyrant world with cities ruled by technology and policed by evil enemies known as teachers. If i could just find a damn wifi connection up here in the mountains of connecticut, i. Roy bookbinder featuring fats kaplin ragtime millionaire. Shop and buy roy book binder in concert sheet music. Roy book binder roy has been described as a guitar pickin hillbilly bluesman. I discovered roy book binder at the library, hearing him play travelin man on his goin back to tampa lp.
Details filmed at a soldout concert at the national storytelling festival this dvd captures a thoroughly entertaining performance by one of americas most popular folkblues artists. To purchase tickets please call our partners at the craftsman house gallery. Roy book binder police dog blues congress seems drugged and inert most of the time. Dvd roy book binder in concert roy, the reverend and. His musical influence, extends from the grateful dead and bob dylan to keb mo, olabelle and resurrection band. A decade or more later, when i was spending my summers teaching at the national guitar workshop, roy began showing up for a week a time to teach as well. Get roy book binder setlists view them, share them, discuss them with other roy book binder fans for free on. Roy book binder tells a funny story that puts this in some perspective, related in bill elliss study of davis. Candyman by clive barker meet your next favorite book. Roy book binder performing new age woman blues at music city roots live from the loveless cafe on 4. Equally at home with blues and ragtime, book shifts from open tunings to slide arrangements to original compositions with both traditional and selfstyled licks. Illustrated roy book binder discography stefan wirz. Try disabling any ad blockers and refreshing this page.
Producer roy book binder recorded by, executiveproducer nick perls violin fats kaplin. Roy book binder has been rambling around the world for the past 45 years. Roy book binder rag mama live at fur peace ranch duration. Roy book binder it coulda been worse live at fur peace ranch. Reverend gary davis, also blind gary davis born gary d. This evenings music features folk blues guitarist and singer roy book binder. With his signature wry wit and guitar technique, roy peppered fingerpicking blues and ragtime songs with outrageously funny stories about his life and times and the people he met along the way. Singer, songwriter, guitarist and teacher, roy book binder has cemented his. Davis with providing a musical foundation, piedmont blues stylist and minstrel show veteran pink anderson gave book binder a genuine flair for.
Roy has been described as a guitar pickin hillbilly bluesman. I slept here, at the walt whitman rest area, last night. Full subscription includes guitar both electric and acoustic, bass, mandolin, and musical theory like how to play in a band, tuning the guitar and more. May 23, 2016 book binder went over to daviss house, and to show what he knew, played candyman, to which davis responded. Inside the rv blues guitarist and selfdescribed twentieth century gypsy roy book binder is sitting in a captains chair strumming a vintage 1938 national steel guitar. Roy book binder bought his first guitar in naples, heard his first lightnin hopkins record in marseille and read his first jack kerouac novels while cruising the north atlantic. After getting back to the states, he met a blind preacher named rev. His unique fingerpicking style was influential on many subsequent artists and his students in new york city included jorma kaukonen of jefferson airplane and hot tuna, stefan grossman, roy book. Roy book binder plays rag mama roy book binder books blues book book and online audio represent a comprehensive cross section of the traditional and original blues that have been delighting roys audiences and inspiring guitar players for many years. He has the stories, the licks, and the mystery of timeless music in. Reverend gary davis his unique fingerpicking style was influential on many subsequent artists and his students in new york city included jorma kaukonen of jefferson airplane and hot tuna, stefan grossman, roy book binder, woody mann, and ernie hawkins. Stream adfree or purchase cds and mp3s now on amazon. The reason being that vincent king has no boundaries or limits to his imagination. Gary davis, roy book binder is a blues guitar entertainer.
It was 1965, and after three years of sailing around the world on an aircraft carrier with the u. Its one of my favorite rest areas on the jersey turnpike, says book binder, beckoning toward his living room. Roy book binder tabs guitar solos, tab books, instruction. This book is like an lsd trip without the actual drug. Candy man by vincent king meet your next favorite book.
Gary davis taught master classes out of his bronx apartment. Has had rockn roll hall of fame inductee, jorma kaukonen recently record 2 of his songsroy can. We have saved email addresses and associated shipping addresses where available, so if you set up a new account using an email address we have in our. Still sour that you unlike jorma kaukonen, stefan grossman, roy book binder and ernie hawkins missed out on studying ragtime guitar back when rev. Has had rockn roll hall of fame inductee, jorma kaukonen recently record 2 of his songs roy can. Rags and minstrel show songs of rev gary davis 2 dvd set. Follow this link straight to roy book binder in concert at the national storytelling festival in our download catalog. Dvd roy book binder in concert roy, the reverend and the. We apologize if this is an inconvenience but please create a new account if you want one. This dvd captures the legendary roy book binder performing at a soldout concert at the national storytelling festival in jonesborough, tennessee.
Jun 25, 2010 roy book binder stumbled on it by accident when he returned to new york city in 1966 from his volunteer stint in the navy, and heard an old black blues singer at a small club in greenwich village. Roy bookbinder in concer performing the bo carter song lets get drunk again not claiming i own this, just trying to spread the word of. For the past 45 years roy book binder has traveled the globe with blues legends such as the reverend gary davis, bonnie raitt, and jorma kaukonen. Get the roy book binder setlist of the concert at swallow hill music, denver, co, usa on july 20, 2019 and other roy book binder setlists for free on. His unique fingerpicking style was influential on many subsequent artists and his students in new york city included jorma kaukonen of jefferson airplane and hot tuna, stefan grossman, roy book binder, woody mann, and ernie hawkins. We did not transfer customer user names, passwords, or order history from our old website in accordance with privacy standards. Roy book binder born october 5, 1943 is an american blues guitarist, singersongwriter and storyteller. His students include stefan grossman, david bromberg, steve katz, roy book binder, larry johnson, nick katzman, dave van ronk, rory block, ernie. His fingerpicking guitar style influenced many other artists. Always verify concert information with the venue themselves before attending. Jun 20, 20 roy book binder learned blues guitar at the foot of the rev. Part of the 2014 concert series at jorma kaukonens fur peace ranch.275 1275 942 309 911 743 794 1428 419 177 1417 891 490 158 357 1304 1353 1081 911 1427 778 919 1353 1285 113 1365 1096 906 853 1145 1218 355 1060