Monday, February 2, 2009

My wife was a prostitute; we survived on bread and olives.

These are two excerpts from the documentary Rembetiko: Music of the Outsiders made in the late 80's. Rembetiko is a type of urban Greek folk music and the chord progressions (and lyrics) are generally similar to Mississippi Delta blues songs.

1 comment:

Wessel said...

Oh-love and Rose - Check out this blues from the Namakwaland region of South Africa.