Friday, October 25, 2013

The place to be for JJ fans on Facebook

Just in case not everybody knows, the virtual place to be for JJ Cale fans is nowadays:

I am in the process of transcribing a tape of my recent interview with Jimmy Karstein (Cale's drummer)... I hope it will be published online soon.

Friday, March 15, 2013

New lover (J.J. Cale)

This one's in Ab. If anybody has any changes for this please let us know! I just play the darn Abm all the way through, and mimicing the riffs 7s6 part by quickly playing D chord to Db chord.

I only have the the main repetitive riff:


Wednesday, March 13, 2013

"Perfect woman" (J.J. Cale)

I still don't hear any chord changes in this, just the Cm (or C5)....

The main riff varies somewhat along the way, but here's approximation of the way it's played at around 51s:



Basically that looks to me like a Cm7 arpeggio.

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

New Clapton album has JJ playing on one song

Clapton's new album is streamable this week on Wall Street Journal's site:

"Angel" has JJ Cale on guitar and vocals (according to Amazon).