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Ralph Peer

Manufacturer, engineer, and skill scout Ralph Peer spearheaded the U.S. documenting industry’s shift from traditional and opera to indigenous American root base music, overseeing the landmark 1927 program that released the professions of both Carter Family members and Jimmie Rodgers, while essentially creating the united states and “competition music” marketplaces …

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Bernie Taupin

The lyricist behind a lot of Elton John’s most remarkable pop hits, Bernie Taupin was created Might 22, 1950, in rural Lincolnshire, Britain. The product of the farming family members, his principal musical impact was the gunfighter ballads of Marty Robbins, marking the start of a lifelong desire for the …

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Zé Rodrix

Probably one of the most important proponents from the rock-rural design, Zé Rodrix may be the author of “Casa zero Campo,” recorded with achievement by Elis Regina. He also participated within the historical III FMPB (Television Record’s Event of Brazilian Popular Music) associated Edu Lobo, the Quarteto Novo, and Marília …

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Roscoe Robinson

Roscoe Robinson was actually the next sighted person in the Five Blind Guys (Percell Perkins have been the first, nonetheless it was low-keyed) of Mississippi. Delivered in Arkansas, Robinson’s family members transferred to Gary when he was ten. He started documenting in 1951 for Trumpet and sang in lots of …

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Jerry Ricks

“Philadelphia” Jerry Ricks offers taken the artwork of blues acoustic guitar to new amounts along with his two groundbreaking produces for the Rooster Blues label. Elevated in the town of Brotherly Like, Ricks continues to be splitting his time taken between Philadelphia and parts north during summer time and Mississippi …

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Bob Dyer

b. Robert Dies, 22 Might 1909, Nashville, Tennessee, USA, d. 1984. Dyer found its way to Australia in 1937 being a hillbilly singer-comedian using a exploring present. A talented musician, he performed banjo-ukulele, electric guitar and harmonica, but his musical skill was hardly ever really highlighted on his recordings. His …

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Jilted John

Using its simple melodies and endearing silliness, Jilted John’s song of the same name became among the U.K.’s most widely used punk/new influx novelty singles. Written and sung by professional Graham Fellows, “Jilted John” tells the storyplot of an uncomfortable teenager whose partner Julie leaves him for Gordon, a better-looking …

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Vêra Bílá

The musical traditions of Eastern Europe’s Gypsies have already been given today’s sensibility by singer/songwriter Vêra Bílá and her group Kale. Better known in France than within their homeland, Bílá as well as the group build an audio that reveals an array of affects. Born in the tiny gypsy community …

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Mary Black

Mary Dark is really a performer equally in the home singing traditional Irish folk music and modern music including blues, rock and roll, jazz, nation, and spirit. She was created right into a musical family members as the little girl of the fiddler along with a vocalist. She began skillfully …

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Lorez Alexandria

A good singer who’s better at interpreting lyrics, provides soulful feeling to each tune, and improvises with subtlety, Lorez Alexandria was a favorite attraction for many years. She sang gospel music with her family members at churches beginning within the middle-’40s and proved helpful in Chicago nightclubs in the 1950s. …

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