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Little Caesar

Blues/R&B vocalist/professional. Blessed in Pittsburgh and migrating to California in 1949, Harry Caesar have scored an R&B strike in 1952 for LA business owner John Dolphin’s Documented in Hollywood label using the violent “Goodbye Baby.” He was also mixed up in L.A. doo wop picture. Caesar spent some time working …

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Ray Brown

The huge and comfortable sound of Ray Brown’s bass was a welcome feature on bop-oriented sessions for over a half-century. He performed locally in his indigenous Pittsburgh in his start. Arriving in NY in 1945, on his initial day around Brown fulfilled and used Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker, and Bud …

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