Blind Willie McTell weekend continues with Statesboro Blues. It’s best known as done by the Allman Brothers Band. Why? It’s awesome,and the arrangement is brilliant and essentially fool proof regardless of who’s in the band.
We’ll kick it off with Mistah McTell:
Then it’s the Allman Brothers with Gregg Almman singing and brother Duane Allman and Dicky Betts on guitar:
Finally, a video version featuring Gregg on vox and Wayne Haynes and Derek Trucks on guitar: