Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown»
Elmore James And The Broom Dusters»
Sonny Boy Williamson & The Yardbirds»
Blind Sammie a.k.a. Blind Willie McTell»
Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band»
John Mayall & The Bluesbreakers»
Buddy Guy & Junior Wells»
Memphis Minnie & Kansas Joe»
Liza Brown & Ann Johnson with Jim Jackson»
Willie Dixon & Memphis Slim»
David "Honeyboy" Edwards»
The Paul Butterfield Blues Band»
Junior Kimbrough and the Soul Blues Boys»
Recorded Live By Alan Lomax»
Sonny Terry and Brownie McGhee»
North Mississippi Allstars»
Blind Willie McTell & Curley Weaver»
The Blind Boys Of Alabama»
Junior Wells and Earl Hooker»
Pete Seeger, Sonny Terry and Brownie McGhee»
Blind Boy Fuller & Sonny Terry»
Oak Cliff T-Bone (Walker)»
The Fabulous Thunderbirds»
Mississippi Fred McDowell»
Leadbelly And Sonny Terry»
Othar Turner & The Rising Star Fife And Drum Band»
Lonnie Johnson & Eddie Lang»
Little Brother Montgomery»
Memphis Minnie & Joe McCoy»
This is an ongoing attempt at an algorithmically-generated, readability-adjusted scatter-plot of the musical genre-space, based on data tracked and analyzed for 1536 genres by Spotify.
The calibration is fuzzy, but in general down is more organic, up is more mechanical and electric; left is denser and more atmospheric, right is spikier and bouncier.
Click anything to hear an example of what it sounds like.
Click the » on an artist to go to their Spotify page.