“MATHS? No. Science? Na. English? Meh - But music and lyrics? Now we’re talking.”
If there were a few words to sum up the mental attitude needed to become a musician in 2018, these from Jay Harris must come pretty close.
It’s safe to say Dave Kelly has well and truly solidified himself as a veteran bluesman; having played with some of the most famous blues musicians to have existed, and even calling some of them friends.
So how does a white, Englishman from Streatham grasp the aura of the blues, thought to be only for the mainstay of black men in America?