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BIG ROAD RECORDS presents "CROSSROOTS" by the "BIG ROAD BLUES" BAND

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Big Road Blues is an acoustic band that features guitars (slide, 6 and 12-string), mandolin, harmonica and percussion to accompany vibrant solo and call & response vocals.
 

Pre-World War II blues can be said to have a dual nature.  It is structurally formulaic (both musically and textually), but as a largely solo medium, it has also provided artists
with enormous freedom to create intensely personal styles.*  In this album Big Road Blues applies these contrasting qualities of uniformity and individuality to fashion new arrangements by combining musical ideas from the recordings of various pre-war blues greats -- the crossing of root
s. 

(Ken Ficara was on the right side in the performance shown above , but he was out of camera range)