I will teach this song in my
Big Bill Broonzy’s masterpiece.
Standard tuning but tuned down a half step
Keeping the speed in check is one of the most difficult parts of playing this song. Too fast and it sounds rushed, too slow and you lose the swing feel. I was way too fast when I learned it and started to use a stopwatch to time my performance. I practiced it until my version was as long as Big Bill’s (around two minutes…