It all started with a broken guitar. To learn more about the history of the band, a creative collaboration between three Chinese and two American musicians, please click here. 

Beijing Blues is the debut recording of Woodie Alan, Beijing’s premier blues and jam band.


The music is also available via Spotify and ITunes.  All purchases from this site are secure and processed through Paypal.

Woodie Alan Band WIns Award  Woodie Alan band


“You can hear the emotional commitment in every note of Woodie Wu’s playing. It is the sound of someone determined to find his own voice and destined to do so.”

-Warren Haynes, the Allman Brothers Band

“A great mix of Western and Eastern blues that proves blues is a universal language. This cool CD has lots of soul and there is definitely music for more than just a blues fan here. “

-Joe Bonamassa

“A very pleasantly smoking CD…good tunes and good musicians clearly enjoying making great music together.”

-Blues legend Charlie Musselwhite

“A can’t-miss Beijing phenomenon. It’s always Tsingtao time when these guys take the stage.”

-City Weekend

“Best Chinese blues band I ever heard. Who knew?”

-Billy F. Gibbons, ZZ Top

“Very cool.”

-Derek Trucks 
Allman Brothers Band

“Simply amazing.”

-Col. Bruce Hampton

“The very essence of world music: stone cold  American blues with subtle, interesting  Chinese overtones and killer slide guitar.”

-Brad Tolinski, Guitar World

“Woodie Alan has really pushed forward the  development and growth of blues in China by playing hundreds of well-received shows. Woodie Wu is a new kind of guitar hero here — subtle and killer.”

-Guitar China

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