My mother found me at the family piano picking out the melodies from the records she listened to during the day when I was three.

I’m one of the lucky ones: I’ve been a musician all my life.

– Scott Ainslie

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Robert Johnson "Sweet Home Chicago" Guitar Lesson @ GuitarInstructor.com (excerpt)

Watch, listen, and learn how to play Robert Johnson's "Sweet Home Chicago." Presented by Scott Ainslie. Full lesson avai…

Immensely Listenable

Overall, “You Better Lie Down” is immensely listenable, even for one who prefers more densely arranged instrumentation. While it makes this reviewer want to go back and find his earlier releases, it also creates an eager anticipation for what works might lie ahead produced by the mind, voice, and fingers of Scott Ainslie.

Music Reviewer
River City Blues Society, Richmond VA 2002