Blues or Rock Which is it?

ruth Vadi ruth_vadi@HOTMAIL.COM
Tue Jul 15 13:51:44 EDT 1997

>>Hi Don, I think there is a lot of truth in what you're saying.
>>But I still can't decide whether Van Halen's "Ice Cream Man" is rock
>>blues.  There's SOME blues happenin' in that song.
>Considering it's a cover of a John Brim tune (listen to the original
>some time) I'd say it's a  blues song.

thanks Steve!  Yes, the original John Brim is wonderful and I heard it
way before Van Halen did it.  I love both versions.

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