James Blood Ulmer
31 Shouts - 194,345 Scrobbles
James "Blood" Ulmer (born February 2, 1942 in St. Matthews, South Carolina) is an American avant-garde jazz and blues guitarist and singer. Ulmer's distinctive guitar sound has been described as "jagged" and "stinging." His singing has been called "raggedly soulful." Ulmer began his career playing with various soul jazz ensembles, and first recorded with organist John Patton in 1969. After moving to New York in 1971, Ulmer played with Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers, Joe Henderson, Paul Bley, Rashied Ali and Larry Young.
User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License and may also be available under the GNU FDL.
Top SongsTotal plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
- Jazz Is the Teacher, Funk Is the Preacher - (4:22) - 142 plays
- Are You Glad to Be in America? - (4:00) - 131 plays
- Theme From Captain Black - (7:57) - 93 plays
- Revelation March - (4:31) - 87 plays
- Spoonful - (2:57) - 114 plays
- Revealing - (8:19) - 82 plays
- TV Blues - (4:34) - 84 plays
- Moons Shine - (3:51) - 75 plays
- Little Red Rooster - (4:21) - 79 plays
- Katrina - (3:48) - 77 plays
- GRAMMY 2015 Performers Include Ariana Grande, Ed Sheeran…and Prince?
- One Direction Tops Billboard’s 100 Artists Of 2014 List
- Pharrell, Ed Sheeran Announce 2015 GRAMMY Awards Nominees
- Jennifer Lawrence’s “The Hanging Tree” Pops Up On Singles Chart
- Eminem’s Completely Different “Lose Yourself” Demo Surfaces Online