Song: Red House
Artist: Buddy Guy
Country: U.S. (Louisiana)
Genre: Blues Rock
Mood: The guy whose concerts Hendrix never missed honors his legendary protégée.
Song: The Stranger Song
Artist: Leonard Cohen
Genre: Rock (Rock & Roll Hall of Fame)
Mood: From the very first notes…mellow sorrow w/ a strangely uplifting effect. Maybe it’s the combo of incredible guitar-strumming behind a worn-velvet voice that reaches in & gently squeezes your emotion so you have to listen…repeatedly.