Arguably the greatest bluesman of them all, Robert Johnson was born in 1911 and died only 27 years later (allegedly of poisoning), having recorded a scant 29 songs. Legend says Johnson exchanged his soul for musical talent in a swap with the devil at those crossroads. The evidence may be his profound, enduring influence over subsequent generations of blues and rock musicians. Big Head Todd and the Monsters (pictured) recorded a... More >>>