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Al Cohn

A fantastic tenor saxophonist and an excellent arranger/composer, Al Cohn was greatly admired by his fellow music artists. Early gigs included organizations with Joe Marsala (1943), Georgie Auld, Boyd Raeburn (1946), Alvino Rey, and Friend Rich (1947). Nonetheless it was when he changed Herbie Steward among the “Four Brothers” with …

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The Moving Sidewalks

Before forming ZZ Best, Billy Gibbons was the lead guitarist of the Houston, TX, group, which released one album and some singles in the past due ’60s. Their solitary “99th Ground” became probably one of the most popular vintage garage area 45s following its inclusion on Pebbles, Vol. 2, however …

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.38 Special

Originally, .38 Special were among the many Southern rock bands within the vein from the Allman Brothers and Lynyrd Skynyrd; actually, the music group was led by Donnie Truck Zant, the sibling of Skynyrd’s head, Ronnie Truck Zant. After launching several albums of straight-ahead Southern boogie, the music group revamped …

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Ozark Mountain Daredevils

The Ozark Hill Daredevils were one of the popular of mid-’70s country-rock outfits, slotting in chronologically and stylistically between your Eagles and Firefall. As exponents of ’70s country-rock, the group rode a influx of achievement for five years on A&M Information and survived in a few form in to the …

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Armand Piron

Armand Piron led among the finest regularly functioning dance rings in New Orleans through the 1920’s. He received considerable musical training like a violinist from his dad (an orchestra innovator) and started playing expertly in 1904 when he was 16, getting a position using the Joseph Bloom Philharmonic Orchestra. Within …

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Lita Roza

Lita Roza was created Lilian Patricia Lita Roza on March 14, 1926 in Liverpool to Elizabeth Anne and Francis Vincent Roza, a Spanish sea engineer and part-time pianist at an area nightclub. The eldest of seven kids, she auditioned being a dancer at age 12 inside a pantomime to greatly …

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Keely Smith

Keely Smith is mainly referred to as the duet partner of Louis Prima, she took the straighter part within their raucous, just-this-side-of-parodical blends of jazz, jump blues, and Italian pop, about record and within their Vegas-oriented shows. Smith, nevertheless, was also a fairly talented vocalist of right pop material, but …

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Milt Hinton

Bassist Milt Hinton probably made an appearance on more reports than every other musician on earth, and he continued to be a vital amount in jazz also into his 80s. He was raised in Chicago and caused many legendary statistics from the past due ’20s towards the middle-’30s, including Freddie …

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The Samples

With their calm, slightly jazzy pop, the Samples were one of the most popular touring bands of the first ’90s. Following a poor experience with a significant label, the music group began releasing their very own information separately, building support by way of a grassroots network of enthusiasts. Through continuous …

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The Sherlocks

Composed of two pairs of brothers (vocalist/guitarist Kiaran Crook and drummer Brandon Crook; bassist Andy Davidson and guitarist Josh Davidson), the Sherlocks are an indie rock and roll quartet shaped in the summertime of 2010 in the tiny community of Bolton upon Dearne in Sheffield, U.K. The four close friends …

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