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Pie Plant Pete

b. Claud J. Moye, 9 July 1906, on the plantation, near Shawneetown, Gallatin State, Illinois, USA, d. 7 Feb 1988. He discovered to play electric guitar as a kid and in his early teenagers, added harmonica. In 1927, with a significant repertoire from the old-time music his mom sang, he …

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Teddy Phillips

b. 5 June 1918, Oak Recreation area, Illinois, USA, d. 10 March 2001, Canoga Recreation area, California, USA. Teddy Phillips’ years ahead of World Battle II had been spent together with music group leaders such as for example Ben Bernie, Ted Weems and Lawrence Welk. He also became an employee …

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Ray Pearl

b. 24 July 1913, USA, d. 25 Feb 1997, Maywood, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Ray Pearl’s Orchestra had been a favorite dance music group aggregation shaped in 1937 in Pa, USA. Having previously caused Barney Rapp, Pearl recruited sidemen Walter Hyperlink, Friend Madison, Nicky Barile, Sully Walker, Bob Berkey, Memo Bernabei, …

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Vincente Minnelli

b. 28 Feb 1903, Chicago, Illinois, USA, d. 25 July 1986, LA, California, USA. A recognized film movie director with a complicated design and flair, especially in the usage of colour as well as the innovative filming of the very most exquisite dance sequences. Minnelli is normally credited, in cooperation …

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Marilyn Middleton

b. 25 Oct 1947, Chicago, Illinois, USA. While still at university and university or college in Chicago, Middleton started performing with folk organizations. In the past due 60s she continuing to sing folk locally and in addition performed with rock and roll bands. In the first 70s her profession encompassed …

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Little Mike McKendrick

b. Gilbert Michael McKendrick, c.1903, Paris, Tennessee, USA, d. 1961, Chicago, Illinois, USA. McKendrick was created into a extremely musical family members; his dad and four brothers had been all music artists. In the 20s he performed electric guitar and banjo and in addition occasionally sang with several rings including …

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Big Mike McKendrick

b. Reuben Michael McKendrick, 1901, Paris, Tennessee, USA, d. 22 March 1965, Chicago, Illinois, USA. In the 20s he performed banjo and electric guitar with various rings including one particular led by Edgar Hayes and in addition with Dave Peyton. In the first 30s he was on the highway with …

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William McGuire

b. William Anthony McGuire, 9 July 1881, Chicago, Illinois, USA, d. 16 Sept 1940, Beverly Hillsides, LA, California, USA. McGuire began his professional profession like a journalist but started composing sketches for musicals and revues, including Frivolities Of 1920. His potential was observed by Florenz Ziegfeld who asked him to …

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Joy Layne

b. 1939, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Layne experienced only 1 US Best 20 solitary in 1957, ‘Your Crazy Heart’, rather than returned towards the graphs. Managed by her mom, she auditioned for Mercury in Chicago. Provided a music that had recently been recorded from the Poni-Tails, ‘Your Crazy Heart’ premiered in …

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Joe Kayser

b. 14 Sept 1891, St. Louis, Missouri, USA, d. 3 Oct 1981, Evanston, Illinois, USA. After learning in St. Louis, Kayser relocated to NY in 1917 to fill up a vacancy as drummer in the Earl Fuller Orchestra. In the beginning centered at Rector’s Cafe, his period there noticed him …

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