Billy Altman
April 02, 1993 AT 05:00 AM EST

Feels Like Rain

type
Music
Current Status
In Season
performer
Buddy Guy
Producers
Silvertone
genre
Rock, Blues

We gave it a B-

Even after 35 years on the blues battlefield, Buddy Guy’s guitar has lost little of its flame-throwing fury. Unfortunately, Feels Like Rain, the follow-up to his great ’91 comeback album, Damn Right I’ve Got the Blues, is marred by too much guest vocalizing (Paul Rodgers? Travis Tritt??) and too little instrumental wailing. Still, when he starts strafing the landscape — as on old mentor Muddy Waters’ ”She’s Nineteen Years Old” — it’s hard not to surrender to the blinding intensity of this living legend’s white-hot blues. B-

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