Smokestack Lightnin' Home Page -- The Blues Profile Page

East Coast blues casts a wide net covering all of Piedmont blues - a style that relied on fast, virtuosic fingerpicking and added influences such as ragtime - as well as the urbanized R&B of New York blues and countless smaller regional styles.

Faye Adams
Sil Austin
Mickey Baker
Big Maybelle
Otis Blackwell
Blues Traveler
Bull City Red
Benny Carter
Larry Dale
Reverend Gary Davis
Wilbert "Big Chief" Ellis
Blind Boy Fuller
Bob Gaddy
Haywood Henry
Frankie Jaxon
Ella Johnson
Louis Jordan
Al Killian
Louisiana Red
Brownie McGhee
Blind Willie McTell
Flip Phillips
Jimmy Rushing
Alec Seward
Jimmy Spruill
Johnny Temple
Sonny Terry
Titus Turner
Noble "Thin Man" Watts