Jimmie Vaughan – Plays Blues, Ballads and Favorites (Shout Factory / Universal Music Canada)

The blues run in Jimmie Vaughan’s blood and on this collection, his first solo record since 2001, Vaughan pays homage to some of the more obscure masters of the genre. Mixing covers of songs from Jimmy Reed, Guitar Junior, Johnny Ace alongside one original, Vaughan offers a familiar yet tireless take on the blues, guaranteed to satisfy the most ardent fan of the genre. Highlights worth checking out include Comin’ & Goin’, Come Love and How Can You Be So Mean.