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Dink Johnson

Dink Johnson was nothing at all if not versatile, as you can judge from your three devices that he played. Johnson began employed in New Orleans like a pianist in Storyville. He traveled to LA where he was a drummer for Expenses Johnson’s Creole Music group in 1913. Johnson freelanced, …

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Leothus Lee Green

Leothus Lee Green, also called Pork Chops, was an early on contemporary of Small Sibling Montgomery and a mentor to Roosevelt Sykes. Blessed in Mississippi around 1900, Green proved helpful as a clothing presser in Vicksburg while perfecting his piano technique. Shortly Leothus was vacationing through the entire Lower Mississippi …

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George “Fathead” Thomas

It really is hard to determine precisely how short the profession of vocalist George “Fathead” Thomas was, since his day of birth by no means appears to have been established. non-etheless, he was eliminated by the finish of 1930, victim of a bad car crash in New Haven. He left …

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Clarence Lonnie

Although among the first pianists to record in the recently energized postwar electrical blues style, this artist apparently didn’t follow the fantastic harmonica participant and bandleader Sonny Boy Williamson II to Chicago, as well as the prolific recording activity that was waiting there. He shows up only on the early …

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Judson Brown

Only 1 song was ever issued below Judson Brown’s name, a solo piano and vocal version of “YOU DO NOT Know My Mind Blues,” recorded for Brunswick Records on, may 13, 1930, in Chicago. Dark brown was recognized to do a large amount of program function, though, and his solid …

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Bob Riedy

Blues followers on Chicago’s North Part couldn’t avoid pianist Bob Riedy through the 1970s. Tirelessly gigging along with his personal band and reserving various clubs at exactly the same time, Riedy helped pioneer the area’s now-thriving blues circuit. Ironically, he’s not really around to take pleasure from it — he …

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Piano “C” Red

b. Adam Wheeler, 14 Sept 1933, Montevallo, Alabama, USA. By time a cab drivers, in the evenings Adam Wheeler transforms himself into Chicago boogie-woogie star, Piano C. Crimson. His initial yearnings to be engaged in music had been motivated by his mom, who sang religious songs throughout the house. He …

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Booker T. Washington

Washington may be the name of the capital, circumstances, as well as the surname of several a large number of jazz music artists, from Al Washington because of Walter “Wolfman” Washington. While a good amount of misunderstandings is present over credits related to the previous name, possibly the ultra condition …

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Loumell Morgan

A legendary shape from the first times of the NEW YORK music picture, pianist Loumell Morgan was created in the state’s capital and could have already been as young as 15 when he made his professional debut within an ensemble led by C.S. Belton. He performed in the administrative centre …

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Willie Love

Harpist Grain Miller, recognized to his legion of enthusiasts over the Delta seeing that Sonny Youngster Williamson, initial encountered pianist Willie Like in Greenville, MS, in 1942. The talented set played frequently on Nelson Road, the main move of the Dark portion of Greenville, musically intertwining with exceptional empathy. And …

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