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one-man-blues explosion
Monday, 28.05.2012, 20:20
oh what a night...
Bob Log III (USA)
Generations of younger musicians aim to sound like him, no ... All generations of beautiful woman want to sit on his lap. And even Tom Waits is lapping up his talent.
Bump Pow! Bump Bump Bump Pow!
Bump Bump Bump Bump Baby!
Bump Pow! Bump Bump Bump Pow!
Bump Bump Bump Hey!

And here he is again with us for the 15th time! Or is it the 16th, if memory serves us right? No matter, Bob Log III, the manic slide guitarist and one-man-blues explosion, the man with the motor bike helmet is back and his shit is - excuse the simplification - still perfect. Generations of younger musicians aim to sound like him, no ... All generations of beautiful woman want to sit on his lap. And even Tom Waits is lapping up his talent: "And then there's this guy named Bob Log, you ever heard of him? He's this little kid - nobody knows how old he is, wears a motorcycle helmet that has a microphone inside of it; he pulls down the visor in the front so you can't see his face and he plays the slide guitar. It's just the loudest, strangest stuff you've ever heard. You don't understand a word he's singing. I like people who glue macaroni on to a piece of cardboard and paint it gold. I like people like that. That's what I aspire to, basically." No slouch though, Bob Log III presents annually over 200 concerts all around the world: In backyards, laundromats or fancy concert venues. This Phantom of the Slide Guitar is real, very real and so is his shit. Now the guy is in your backyard, don't be a festering log, bump over to our log cabin, log on to Bob Log III, download yourself onto his lap and peer under that visor. He might just let you, providing...

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