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The Bo Diddley Show

June 4, 2008

I dedicated this morning’s Proximate Blues show on WRUV to Bo Diddley, a blues master who pioneered the “Bo Diddley beat. The artists he influenced range from Neil Sedaka to The White Stripes. For a not-quite-comprehensive list of the songs featuring the beat, click here.

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