Alexis Korner

Alexis Korner

British blues musician and radio broadcaster
An inspirational figure in British R&B music, responsible for bringing together many British blues legends and furthering the genre.
BornApril 19, 1928
HometownParis, France
SpouseRoberta Melville (m 1950 - 1984)
ChildrenNicholas Korner , Damian Korner , Sappho Gillett Korner
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‘British blues will survive the apocalypse!’: how the underground scene kept its groove

  • ‘British blues will survive the apocalypse!’: how the underground scene kept its groove. Seventy years ago, the blues arrived on these shores and transformed the musical landscape. Today, it lives in the shadow of the genres it inspired – but the scene is still thriving

Albums

R&B from the Marquee
R&B from the Marquee
1962
Testament
Testament
2000
Got My Mojo Working
Got My Mojo Working
1994
Alexis Korner &... (Collectors Series)
Alexis Korner &... (Collectors Series)
1992
Live in Paris
Live in Paris
1988
Alexis Korner
Alexis Korner
1974
Accidentally Born in New Orleans
Accidentally Born in New Orleans
1973
Bootleg Him!
Bootleg Him!
1972
Both Sides
Both Sides
1970
New Generation of Blues
New Generation of Blues
1968
I Wonder Who
I Wonder Who
1967
Sky High
Sky High
1966
Alexis Korner's Blues Incorporated
Alexis Korner's Blues Incorporated
1965
At the Cavern
At the Cavern
1964
Red Hot from Alex
Red Hot from Alex
1964
Live from London
Live from London
2016
Roots of UK Rock 'n' Roll
Roots of UK Rock 'n' Roll
2013
Two of the Same Kind
Two of the Same Kind
2012
Easy Rider
Easy Rider
2011
Live on Tour in Germany
Live on Tour in Germany
2006
Kornerstoned: The Alexis Korner Anthology 1954-1983
Kornerstoned: The Alexis Korner Anthology 1954-1983
2006
Alexis Korner Blues
Alexis Korner Blues
2005
Party Album
Party Album
1999
Musically Rich...And Famous: Anthology 1967-1982
Musically Rich...And Famous: Anthology 1967-1982
1998