Thursday, February 2, 2012
The Walking Stick Man - Undercover Blues
01 - Big Boss Man
02 - Baby Please Don't Go
03 - Sitting On The Top Of The World
04 - Harpa Boogie
05 - What I Say
06 - Going Down
07 - Honky Tonky Blues
08 - Roadrunner
09 - Party Blues
The Walking Stick Man: Singer, Guitarist, Harmonica, Bass & Doublebass player; cigar box luthier, as well as compositor and founder of the musical entertainment company "Blues Business", has recently been honoured with the award of the best Bluesman in Catalunya.
Jordi Llaurens Ynesta (The Walking Stick Man) was born on the 8th of October in 1972, in Gracia, Barcelona.
He’s played the harmonica since he was nine, the guitar since he was sixteen, and started his professional career as a bass player at the age of 19.
"Undercover Blues" is The Walking Stick Mans latest recording in the form of a double cd. Part 1 was recorded at Rosaazul Studios with the band and Part II is a live recording of The Walking Stick Man alone at The Honky Tonk Blues Bar in Barcelona 2008.
In this last album you can recognize his influences: Lightnin’ Hopkins, Sonny Boy Williamson, T.Bone Walker, Willie Dixon, Howlin’ Wolf, Buddy Guy, to name a few.