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Little Brother Montgomery(1)

Happy Birthday Little Brother Montgomery

By Doug Lohnes   Eurreal Wilford "Little Brother" Montgomery (April 18, 1906 – September 6, 1985) was an American ...

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Original Legends of The Blues Album is Legendary

By Lamont Jack Pearley   The Original Legends of the Blues is making history yet again. A group of veteran musicians ...

Hound Dog Taylor(1)

Happy Birthday Hound Dog Taylor

By Doug Lohnes   Theodore Roosevelt "Hound Dog" Taylor (April 12, 1915 – December 17, 1975) was an American Chicago ...

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How Singer Laja is taking The Blues By Storm

By Lamont Jack Pearley   Laja, the protege of Koko Taylor discusses her journey and says she wants people to know that the Blues is more than just about the struggle, she wants to give people something to look forward to. something to enjoy, take her fans to a place of ...

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Happy Birthday Big Walter Horton

By Doug Lohnes Walter Horton, better known as Big Walter Horton or Walter "Shakey" Horton, (April 6, 1918 – December 8, 1981) was an American blues harmonica player. A quiet, unassuming and essentially shy man, Horton is remembered as one of the premier harmonica players in the history of ...

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MUDDY WATERS First Interview

By Lamont Jack Pearley While we celebrate the late very GREAT McKinley MUDDY WATERS Morganfield, let's also remember John Wesley Work III, the first man to interview and record the father of the Chicago Blues! Composer, educator, choral director, and ethnomusicologist John Wesley Work, ...

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY MUDDY WATERS

By Doug Lohnes   McKinley Morganfield (April 4, 1913 – April 30, 1983), known by his stage name Muddy Waters, was an American blues musician. He is often considered the "father of modern Chicago blues".[3] Muddy Waters grew up on Stovall Plantation near Clarksdale, Mississippi and ...