This week’s lick is taken from the end of Albert Collins’ recording of “Cold, Cold Feeling.” from his 1978 Alligator release, Ice Pickin’. It's worth studying to help expand and improve your blues guitar work.
This is Albert King playing the Elmore James classic, "The Sky is Crying." Albert brings the dynamics down and back up with his masterful musical sensibility. The other guitar player is no slouch, but Mr. King demonstrates true mastery.
Here's a bit of blues history - Mississippi Fred McDowell plays "Louise," in the 1960's. He's on electric guitar here, though most of his recorded music is on acoustic. Either way, it's the real thing.