Shop
Live now

Live on 1

1
Play

Live on 2

2
Play

Live on 1

Live on 2

Blind Willie McTell

NTS default image

Blind Willie McTell

Blind Willie McTell has been played on NTS in shows including Henry Rollins, featured first on 13 February 2016. Songs played include You Was Born To Die, Stole Rider Blues and Lord Send Me An Angel.

Blind Willie McTell (born William Samuel McTier; May 5, 1898 – August 19, 1959) was a Piedmont and ragtime blues singer and guitarist. He played with a fluid, syncopated fingerstyle guitar technique, common among many exponents of Piedmont blues, although, unlike his contemporaries, he came to use twelve-string guitars exclusively. McTell was also an adept slide guitarist, unusual among ragtime bluesmen. His vocal style, a smooth and often laid-back…

tracks
MOST PLAYED TRACKS
You Was Born To Die
Blind Willie McTell
Third Man Records2013
You Was Born To Die
Blind Willie McTellThird Man Records2013
Discogs
Stole Rider Blues
Blind Willie McTell
Third Man Records, Document Records2013
Stole Rider Blues
Blind Willie McTellThird Man Records, Document Records2013
Discogs
Lord Send Me An Angel
Blind Willie McTell
Complete Blues2004
Lord Send Me An Angel
Blind Willie McTellComplete Blues2004
Discogs
This Is Not The Stove To Brown Your Bread
Blind Willie McTell
Monk2009
This Is Not The Stove To Brown Your Bread
Blind Willie McTellMonk2009
Discogs