Everyone’s favorite Texas albino blues man, Johnny Winter, has returned with a brand new record, Roots. The album, released on Megaforce (!), contains Winter’s versions of songs favored throughout his life. This may strike some as a contract-fulfilling throwaway, but as the guitarist told Something Else!, the songs have deep meaning:
They’re song I grew up really liking, things I was really influenced by. It’s very exciting, a record that really takes me back. All of those songs, I really identify with.
Roots features a cast of high profile guests ranging from Warren Haynes to Vince Gill.
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