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E-B-E-G#-B-E

Key (concert):

E Major

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Robert Johnson: Preachin' Blues (Up Jumped The Devil) - - (Table view)

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The song is a revision of Son House's song Preachin' Blues. This is the benchmark tune for virtuoso acoustic slide-blues guitar playing. The song does not fit any standard blues forms.

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King of the Delta Blues
Guitar Transcriptions and Detailed Lessons for 29 Songs
RefNr: HL660066
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Robert Johnson Signature Licks
Explore the music of one of the greatest acoustic bluesmen of all time with this fascinating book/CD pack. A Step-by-Step Breakdown of the Legendary Guitarist's Style and Technique.
RefNr: HL695264
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The New Transcriptions
29 Songs From The Legendary Bluesman. A must-have for all blues guitarists, this exciting publication is the most complete Robert Johnson collection ever!
RefNr: HL690271
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The Complete Robert Johnson
Transcribed by Woody Mann, performed by Robert Johnson. Guitar tablature songbook for guitar and voice.
RefNr: OK64965
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The Road to Robert Johnson
The Genesis and Evolution of Blues in the Delta from the Late 1800s Through 1938.
RefNr: HL695388
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Videos including the song

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Rory Block Teaches the Guitar of Robert Johnson
On this jam-packed DVD lesson, the award-winning contemporary blues singer and guitarist Rory Block completely demystifies the licks, runs, strums, bass lines, turnarounds and other important guitar elements that combine to make up the unique Robert Johnson sound.
RefNr: HT641810
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CDs including the song

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Robert Johnson: The Complete Recordings
This two-CD box contains all 41 recordings Johnson
RefNr: B000026EG9
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King of the Delta Blues Singers
If there is a recording that is required listening
RefNr: B00000AG6X
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King of the Delta Blues Singers, Vol. 2
RefNr: B0002MHEK0
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