Haven't seen this one before.
[VIDEO]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uaCjPdtDBxo]YouTube - Joe Bonamassa - Ballad of John Henry[/VIDEO]
Bonamassa just never ceases to amaze me. Even since he was a young kid he's always had killer chops and now he has tone to kill for.
I'll bet JP never had this kinda stuff in mind when they rolled out the Ball Family Reserve (3:08).
And just for good measure....
[VIDEO]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GneGpUmtd0Q]YouTube - Joe Bonamassa lesson on soloing[/VIDEO]
Man I wish I could just noodle like that. It's like he rolled up the mojo of Ry Cooder, Warren Haynes, SRV and Eric Johnson in one big spliff and bogied it all to himself.
I want to check him out live eventually. I suspect he's one of those guys whose live energy is never adequately captured on record.