By J. M. Dupont
From 'Crossroads Blues' to 'Sweet domestic Chicago', 'Hellhound on My path' to 'Come On In My Kitchen', Robert Johnson wrote one of the most enduring and formative songs of the unique blues period, songs that may pass directly to aid form the start of rock'n'roll within the Nineteen Sixties. loved of Clapton, Dylan and the Stones, Robert Johnson continues to be essentially the most iconic and mythologised figures in well known track (and the 1st of many to die on the age of 27). Born within the within the South in Mississippi, Johnson made his solution to the city North as a vacationing musician, however it used to be in basic terms while he back to the South that he recorded the twenty-nine songs, in classes, which might create his legacy.
Exploring the tales and legends that encompass his lifestyles and dying - his youth, his womanising, his pact with the satan on the crossroads - Mezzo and DuPont have produced a fittingly inventive and gorgeous depiction of this such a lot amazing life.