Re: RARA-AVIS: Re:Hardboiled Music

From: Mark Sullivan (
Date: 17 Apr 2000

R Gough wrote:

"I've come to associate Blues music as at least capturing something of the ethos of what "hardboiled" means. Not any specific genre of blues music but blues music in general. Whether it's an acoustic slide guitar delta blues number or an amplified Chicago blues creation."

Then you will love Ace Atkins' Crossroad Blues, which directly engages the world of Delta Blues, as various blues fans and/or students search and kill over Robert Johnson's rumored last recordings, in the process looking into Johnson's death in 1938.


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