Bert Wills | Tell Me Why

Go To Artist Page

Recommended if You Like
Clarence Jimmy Reed

Album Links
Chondo MusicIsHere PayPlay Apple iTunes Bitmunk Emusic GreatIndieMusic GroupieTunes PassAlong QtrNote Tradebit

More Artists From
United States - Texas

Other Genres You Will Love
Blues: Chicago Style Blues: Piedmont Blues Moods: Solo Male Artist
There are no items in your wishlist.

Tell Me Why

by Bert Wills

Ranging in styles from swamp country and Texas swing to Chicaco and Piedmont blues, this collection of roots mcuic conjures up echoes of everyone from Jimmy Reed and Clarence "Gatesmouth" Brown and other blues artists.
Genre: Blues: Chicago Style
Release Date: 

We'll ship when it's back in stock

Order now and we'll ship when it's back in stock, or enter your email below to be notified when it's back in stock.
Sign up for the CD Baby Newsletter
Your email address will not be sold for any reason.
Continue Shopping
available for download only
Share to Google +1

Tracks

Available as MP3, MP3 320, and FLAC files.

To listen to tracks you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin.

Sorry, there has been a problem playing the clip.

  song title
share
time
download
1. Tell Me Why
Share this song!
X
3:46 $0.99
2. Slow Blues Lullaby
Share this song!
X
4:27 $0.99
3. It Don't Bother Me
Share this song!
X
3:09 $0.99
4. Mr. Conductor
Share this song!
X
5:07 $0.99
5. Monkey Shine
Share this song!
X
2:26 $0.99
6. Roun' and Roun'
Share this song!
X
2:34 $0.99
7. Precious One
Share this song!
X
4:15 $0.99
8. Sleep Won't Come
Share this song!
X
4:02 $0.99
9. If You Can
Share this song!
X
4:04 $0.99
10. Northwest Blues
Share this song!
X
3:43 $0.99
11. The Bounce
Share this song!
X
2:43 $0.99
12. Daddy's Prayer
Share this song!
X
3:03 $0.99
13. Ooh Wee
Share this song!
X
4:06 $0.99
14. Feed the Hopeless
Share this song!
X
2:40 $0.99
preview all songs

ABOUT THIS ALBUM


Album Notes
Ranging in styles from swamp country and Texas swing to Chicago and Piedmont blues, this collection of roots music conjures up echoes of everyone from Jimmy Reed and Clarence "Gatesmouth" Brown to Guy Clark and Rod Bernard. Wills effortlessly shifts between blues and jazz. A "must have" for serious collectors of blues music!

Everyone associated with the Texas music scene knows Bert Wills as truly a Texas Blues-Rock legend. Known for his wide variety of music styles, Bert is an all 'round' musician, writing and singing great blues as you will find on his first two recordings Mr. Politician and Special Session and once again on his fourth release Tell Me Why. His third release Pavones Sunset steps away from traditional blues and enters the surf music genre. This cd release is licensed to legendary surfer/filmmaker, Herbie Fletcher for use in Fletcher's surfing film, Stylemasters. Bert's music earned Grammy nominations in 1995 and 1996.


Reviews


to write a review

Avi Nachshoni

This CD is absolutely FANTASTIC!
Tell Me Why is an excellent blues CD and Bert Wills is a bluesman extraordinaire without exception. Daddy's Prayer and Precious One are my favorites, but The Bounce is excellent too! Every song is super!

Lone Wolf Steve

A must have CD!!
Bert!! Where have you been!! Tell Me Why is just one of the many tracks you will enjoy! Precious One ..... She sure must be something special. This CD is a MUST HAVE..
If you're just starting a Blues Collection or Have one, Tell me Why is A Must Have.