John Dee Holeman - Bring Me Back My Shotgun - Classic Blues Videos
in New York in 1989
Blues master John Dee Holeman performs "Bring Me Back My Shotgun" at the Gromes Hotel in New York City in 1989. From the film Step Across The Border.
John Dee Holeman was born in Orange County, North Carolina in 1929. He is a storyteller, dancer and a blues artist that played with musicians who had learned directly from Blind Boy Fuller. He possesses an expressive blues voice and is a wonderful guitarist incorporating both Piedmont and Texas guitar styles. A recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts National Heritage fellowship and a North Carolina Folk Heritage award, John Dee has toured the U.S, Europe and Asia. John recently retired from a career as a heavy machine operator and continues to tour both in the states and abroad.