It’s Jack Daniel Time! KEXP In-Studio Video of the Week: T-Model Ford

Jeremy Farmer

You asked for it! Perhaps the most memorable performance from KEXP’s Chicago broadcast from Engine Studios earlier this month came from the 80-something year old (reports vary) bluesman T-Model Ford. Born James Lewis Carter Ford, The Taildragger, or as his guitar states “Taledragger”, came to the guitar late in life, but you’d never know it from the natural ability he demonstrates here and his carefree disposition… that, and the Jack Daniel’s doesn’t hurt:

Sallie Mae:

Wood Cuttin’ Man:

Ask Her For Water:

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