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Honey Hill

Blues pianist George “Honey” Hill slice several edges with blues vocalist, songwriter and guitarist Expenses Gaither for the Decca and Okeh record brands between 1931 and 1941. Gaither was a good friend from the blues pianist Leroy Carr, as well as the Gaither and Hill duo was patterned after Carr …

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John Cale

While John Cale is among the most well-known and, in his own method, influential underground rock and roll musicians, he’s also among the hardest to pin down stylistically. Very much has been manufactured from his schooling in traditional and avant-garde music, however a lot of what he’s documented continues to …

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Mark Fosson

Songwriter and guitarist Tag Fosson was raised in Kentucky, where he began composing tunes even though he was even now in his early teenagers. In the past due ’70s he delivered some track demos to John Fahey’s Western Coast-based Takoma Information, and Fahey, impressed using what he noticed, provided Fosson …

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Volapük

Produced in Southern France in 1993, Volapük had been initially a trio of drums, bass clarinet, and cello. The trio associates used their musical instruments in expanded jobs, creating uncommon tonal shades; their music combined ensemble enjoy, jazz, and chamber music with a good rock and roll underpinning. In 1973 …

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John Gilmore

John Gilmore’s decision to try out almost exclusively inside the world of Sunlight Ra’s Arkestra lengthy frustrated jazz observers who felt that he might have made a larger impact if he previously had a single career. Gilmore was raised in Chicago and following a stint within the Military (1948-1952), he …

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Robyn Ludwick

Songwriter and vocalist Robyn Ludwick’s tunes of hard living, love, and dreams — broken or elsewhere — come right from her native Tx hill country, an area famous for it is songwriters and music artists, most of whom appear to practice some sort of realist country-pop that’s as confessional since …

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John McCutcheon

Known most effective for his prolific work in neuro-scientific children’s music, John McCutcheon provides consistently produced both quality children’s albums and folk albums because the early ’70s. McCutcheon is normally first of all an instrumentalist. Like a large number of others within the ’60s, McCutcheon, a Wisconsin indigenous, taught himself …

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David Lee Garza

David Lee Garza Con Los Musicales certainly are a Tejano music group formed in Tx in the past due ’80s by accordion participant Garza with many bandmates (a few of whom are family members): drummer Adam Garza, bassist Richard Garza and guitarist Armando De La Garza, in addition to saxophone …

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Jason Ringenberg

While Gram Parsons might have the difference to be the grandaddy from the ill-named “alt nation” genre, Illinois farm guy Jason Ringenberg is obviously the person who brought the music — prior to the expression was coined — towards the levels of the globe using a vengeance. Blessed in 1959 …

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John Fahey

Among acoustic music’s true innovators and eccentrics, John Fahey was an essential body in expanding the limitations from the acoustic guitar during the last couple of years. His music was therefore eclectic that it is arguable whether he ought to be thought as a “folk” designer. Inside a profession that …

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