Definition of country blues in English:

Share this entry

country blues


[mass noun]
A simple form of blues in which the singer is accompanied by an acoustic guitar.
Example sentences
  • Almost immediately, urban musicians began to duplicate these performances, usually within the acoustic country blues idiom.
  • They appreciate our country blues and techno.
  • Ya know, and it is the type of blues, like the hill country blues is the only modern country blues left as far as I know.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: coun|try blues

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.