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North Bay Bohemian
Let It Slideand Grammy-winning producer learned much of his slide technique after hearing r
Let It Slide
North Bay Bohemian / Posted 2 hours ago
and Grammy-winning producer learned much of his slide technique after hearing records by Robert Johnson. He toured with John Lee Hooker for years, featured the late pianist Allen Toussaint on his 1987 Sidewinder release, and even worked... Read more
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Orange County Register
Doheny Blues Fest mixes new and familiarincluding the likes of B.B. King, Bonnie Raitt, John Fogerty, the Black Crowes,
Doheny Blues Fest mixes new and familiar
Orange County Register / Posted 5 days ago
including the likes of B.B. King, Bonnie Raitt, John Fogerty, the Black Crowes, Etta James, Mavis Staples, Paul Rodgers, John Lee Hooker and Al Green. “When we start the booking process, we always target a headliner that has never performed... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Music is Peter Wolf�s �Cure For Loneliness�It To Me.� He�s recorded solo since 1984, and his life as a rock �n� roll raco
Music is Peter Wolf�s �Cure For Loneliness�
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
It To Me.� He�s recorded solo since 1984, and his life as a rock �n� roll raconteur includes duets with Aretha Franklin, John Lee Hooker, Wilson Pickett and others, as well as an appearance on Kid Rock�s Rock �n� Roll Revival tour in 2008. Wolf... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Watkins: Little store is big on memoriesmuch more. For instance: T-shirts for sale featuring Otis Redding, The Allman B
Watkins: Little store is big on memories
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 7 days ago
much more. For instance: T-shirts for sale featuring Otis Redding, The Allman Brothers Band’s “Eat A Peach” album cover, John Lee Hooker, Blondie, Marvin Gaye, The Doors and many more. Strachan has jewelry and purses befitting that era, along... Read more
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EuroNews
Essaouira beats to rhythm of Gnaoua music festivaland they were forced to flea to the capital Bamako. Its members grew up listeni
Essaouira beats to rhythm of Gnaoua music festival
EuroNews / Posted 7 days ago
and they were forced to flea to the capital Bamako. Its members grew up listening to music by the Beatles, Jimi Hendrix and John Lee Hooker. But their main focus was hip hop and R&B. Asked about the connection between them and Gnaoua musicians, the... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
The 9:01: Urban stakeholders tout new projects for a new Memphis, and morehousing. What’s That Smell?: Additional Reading: The oldest independent reco
The 9:01: Urban stakeholders tout new projects for a new Memphis, and more
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 13 days ago
housing. What’s That Smell?: Additional Reading: The oldest independent recording studio in the country, witness to John Lee Hooker and Jackie Wilson, among others, could be demolished to make room for an Interstate ramp. Check Back for …... Read more
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MLive.com
Famous Motown recording studio could be seized in cocaine trafficking casestarted as a hub for commercials in the 1940s and later became a hot spot where
Famous Motown recording studio could be seized in cocaine trafficking case
MLive.com / Posted 14 days ago
started as a hub for commercials in the 1940s and later became a hot spot where Charlie Parker, Max Roach, Miles Davis and John Lee Hooker recorded. Other artists who frequented the place included Little Willie John, Jackie Wilson, and then... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Morgan Davies will perform at Motley KitchenSea, and David Wilcox's first band, eventually forming his own trio. Over the
Morgan Davies will perform at Motley Kitchen
The Sudbury Star / Posted 14 days ago
Sea, and David Wilcox's first band, eventually forming his own trio. Over the years, he has opened for Willie Dixon, John Lee Hooker, Albert King, John Hammond, Albert Collins, and Eric Bibb. He backed Dr. John. Morgan and has shared the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Devil and the Blues Ubu Nightthe table with the great rebel and his horde of black riders: Robert Johnson, C
Devil and the Blues Ubu Night
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 15 days ago
the table with the great rebel and his horde of black riders: Robert Johnson, Charley Patton, Bessie Smith, Billie Holiday, John Lee Hooker, Nina Simone, The Rolling Stones, Van Morison, Diamanda Galas, Tom Waits and Nick Cave. As a lead-in to the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
10 reasons to visit the USAthe National Blues Museum, in the Missouri city of St Louis, tips a hat to the
10 reasons to visit the USA
Daily Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
the National Blues Museum, in the Missouri city of St Louis, tips a hat to the geniuses who shaped the art form – BB King, John Lee Hooker, Charley Patton, Muddy Waters – in a host of interactive exhibits.7 Have your fill of Philly Pennsylvania’s... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Feds seek to seize historic Detroit recording studiobut over the next 20 years it was also where Charlie Parker, Max Roach and Mile
Feds seek to seize historic Detroit recording studio
Detroit Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
but over the next 20 years it was also where Charlie Parker, Max Roach and Miles Davis records tracks, and where John Lee Hooker recorded “Boogie Chillun,” according to the studio’s website. In the 1970s the studio became a “revolving... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Wavy Gravy celebrates his 80th birthday with benefit concerts for Sevaof rock 'n' roll and the blues," he says, mentioning the Blues for Blindness be
Wavy Gravy celebrates his 80th birthday with benefit concerts for Seva
Bennington Banner / Posted 18 days ago
of rock 'n' roll and the blues," he says, mentioning the Blues for Blindness benefits he did with Stevie Ray Vaughan, John Lee Hooker and Bonnie Raitt. You can see clips of some of those memorable nights in the 2009 documentary on Wavy, "Saint... Read more
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The Mercury News
Wavy Gravy celebrates his 80th birthday with benefit concerts for Sevaof rock 'n' roll and the blues," he says, mentioning the Blues for Blindness be
Wavy Gravy celebrates his 80th birthday with benefit concerts for Seva
The Mercury News / Posted 18 days ago
of rock 'n' roll and the blues," he says, mentioning the Blues for Blindness benefits he did with Stevie Ray Vaughan, John Lee Hooker and Bonnie Raitt. You can see clips of some of those memorable nights in the 2009 documentary on Wavy, "Saint... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Wavy Gravy celebrates his 80th birthday with benefit concerts for Sevaof rock 'n' roll and the blues," he says, mentioning the Blues for Blindness be
Wavy Gravy celebrates his 80th birthday with benefit concerts for Seva
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
of rock 'n' roll and the blues," he says, mentioning the Blues for Blindness benefits he did with Stevie Ray Vaughan, John Lee Hooker and Bonnie Raitt. You can see clips of some of those memorable nights in the 2009 documentary on Wavy, "Saint... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Wavy Gravy celebrates his 80th birthday with benefit concerts for Sevaof rock 'n' roll and the blues," he says, mentioning the Blues for Blindness be
Wavy Gravy celebrates his 80th birthday with benefit concerts for Seva
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 18 days ago
of rock 'n' roll and the blues," he says, mentioning the Blues for Blindness benefits he did with Stevie Ray Vaughan, John Lee Hooker and Bonnie Raitt. You can see clips of some of those memorable nights in the 2009 documentary on Wavy, "Saint... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Wavy Gravy celebrates his 80th birthday with benefit concerts for Sevaof rock 'n' roll and the blues," he says, mentioning the Blues for Blindness be
Wavy Gravy celebrates his 80th birthday with benefit concerts for Seva
Lowell Sun / Posted 18 days ago
of rock 'n' roll and the blues," he says, mentioning the Blues for Blindness benefits he did with Stevie Ray Vaughan, John Lee Hooker and Bonnie Raitt. You can see clips of some of those memorable nights in the 2009 documentary on Wavy, "Saint... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Wavy Gravy celebrates his 80th birthday with benefit concerts for Sevaof rock 'n' roll and the blues," he says, mentioning the Blues for Blindness be
Wavy Gravy celebrates his 80th birthday with benefit concerts for Seva
Silicon Valley / Posted 18 days ago
of rock 'n' roll and the blues," he says, mentioning the Blues for Blindness benefits he did with Stevie Ray Vaughan, John Lee Hooker and Bonnie Raitt. You can see clips of some of those memorable nights in the 2009 documentary on Wavy, "Saint... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Peter Wolf shares his cure for lonelinessopportunity to play in front of people. When I was with a band called the Hallu
Peter Wolf shares his cure for loneliness
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
opportunity to play in front of people. When I was with a band called the Hallucinations, I talked our way into backing up John Lee Hooker. We opened for the Shirelles, did 30 dates with Velvets. We made enough to eat tuna fish and peanut butter... Read more
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Brisbane Times
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroydby Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroyd
Brisbane Times / Posted 19 days ago
by Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James Brown and Chaka Khan (The Old Landmark) and John Lee Hooker (Boom Boom). Within two years Belushi would die from a drug overdose at age 33. An ill-fated sequel was... Read more
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WA Today
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroydby Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroyd
WA Today / Posted 19 days ago
by Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James Brown and Chaka Khan (The Old Landmark) and John Lee Hooker (Boom Boom). Within two years Belushi would die from a drug overdose at age 33. An ill-fated sequel was... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroydby Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroyd
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 19 days ago
by Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James Brown and Chaka Khan (The Old Landmark) and John Lee Hooker (Boom Boom). Within two years Belushi would die from a drug overdose at age 33. An ill-fated sequel was... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Reporter's Notebook: Enough ageist cracks about 'Old-chella,' OK?have hung up his guitar when he turned 40? Nobody told B.B. King to stop singin
Reporter's Notebook: Enough ageist cracks about 'Old-chella,' OK?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 19 days ago
have hung up his guitar when he turned 40? Nobody told B.B. King to stop singing or playing when he was 50. I saw bluesman John Lee Hooker play an electrifying benefit performance when he was close to 70 -- and after the concert, when I briefly... Read more
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The Advocate
Shows to Watch for May 6-12, 2016& THE LION ALBUM RELEASE: JP’s Bar (8 p.m.) MIKE DEAN/THE CAPTAIN LEGENDARY BA
Shows to Watch for May 6-12, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
& THE LION ALBUM RELEASE: JP’s Bar (8 p.m.) MIKE DEAN/THE CAPTAIN LEGENDARY BAND: Feed N Seed (8 p.m.) MUDDY WATERS & JOHN LEE HOOKER HOOT NIGHT: Blue Moon Saloon (8:30 p.m.) SATURDAY CAJUN JAM: Vermilionville (1 p.m.) DUELING PIANOS... Read more
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The Age
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroydby Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroyd
The Age / Posted 20 days ago
by Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James Brown and Chaka Khan (The Old Landmark) and John Lee Hooker (Boom Boom). Within two years Belushi would die from a drug overdose at age 33. An ill-fated sequel was... Read more
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The Courier
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroydby Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroyd
The Courier / Posted 20 days ago
by Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James Brown and Chaka Khan (The Old Landmark) and John Lee Hooker (Boom Boom). Within two years Belushi would die from a drug overdose at age 33. An ill-fated sequel was... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroydby Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroyd
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 20 days ago
by Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James Brown and Chaka Khan (The Old Landmark) and John Lee Hooker (Boom Boom). Within two years Belushi would die from a drug overdose at age 33. An ill-fated sequel was... Read more
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The Young Witness
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroydby Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroyd
The Young Witness / Posted 20 days ago
by Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James Brown and Chaka Khan (The Old Landmark) and John Lee Hooker (Boom Boom). Within two years Belushi would die from a drug overdose at age 33. An ill-fated sequel was... Read more
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Western Advocate
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroydby Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroyd
Western Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
by Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James Brown and Chaka Khan (The Old Landmark) and John Lee Hooker (Boom Boom). Within two years Belushi would die from a drug overdose at age 33. An ill-fated sequel was... Read more
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Kiama Independent
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroydby Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroyd
Kiama Independent / Posted 20 days ago
by Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James Brown and Chaka Khan (The Old Landmark) and John Lee Hooker (Boom Boom). Within two years Belushi would die from a drug overdose at age 33. An ill-fated sequel was... Read more
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Manning River Times
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroydby Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroyd
Manning River Times / Posted 20 days ago
by Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James Brown and Chaka Khan (The Old Landmark) and John Lee Hooker (Boom Boom). Within two years Belushi would die from a drug overdose at age 33. An ill-fated sequel was... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroydby Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroyd
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 20 days ago
by Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James Brown and Chaka Khan (The Old Landmark) and John Lee Hooker (Boom Boom). Within two years Belushi would die from a drug overdose at age 33. An ill-fated sequel was... Read more
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The North West Star
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroydby Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroyd
The North West Star / Posted 20 days ago
by Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James Brown and Chaka Khan (The Old Landmark) and John Lee Hooker (Boom Boom). Within two years Belushi would die from a drug overdose at age 33. An ill-fated sequel was... Read more
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Daily Liberal
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroydby Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroyd
Daily Liberal / Posted 20 days ago
by Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James Brown and Chaka Khan (The Old Landmark) and John Lee Hooker (Boom Boom). Within two years Belushi would die from a drug overdose at age 33. An ill-fated sequel was... Read more
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The Border Mail
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroydby Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroyd
The Border Mail / Posted 20 days ago
by Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James Brown and Chaka Khan (The Old Landmark) and John Lee Hooker (Boom Boom). Within two years Belushi would die from a drug overdose at age 33. An ill-fated sequel was... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroydby Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroyd
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 20 days ago
by Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James Brown and Chaka Khan (The Old Landmark) and John Lee Hooker (Boom Boom). Within two years Belushi would die from a drug overdose at age 33. An ill-fated sequel was... Read more
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Canberra Times
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroydby Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James
The Blues Brothers to live on in a new animated series co-created by Dan Aykroyd
Canberra Times / Posted 21 days ago
by Aretha Franklin (who sang Think), Ray Charles (Shake a Tail Feather), James Brown and Chaka Khan (The Old Landmark) and John Lee Hooker (Boom Boom). Within two years Belushi would die from a drug overdose at age 33. An ill-fated sequel was... Read more
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examiner.com
Van Morrison setlist and photos from Atlanta, April 24 2016cover) Wild Night Days Like This Precious Time I Can't Stop Loving You (Don
Van Morrison setlist and photos from Atlanta, April 24 2016
examiner.com / Posted 28 days ago
cover) Wild Night Days Like This Precious Time I Can't Stop Loving You (Don Gibson cover) Moondance Brown Eyed Girl Crazy Love Whenever God Shines His Light In the Garden Jackie Wilson Said Think Twice Before You Go (John Lee Hooker co... Read more
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examiner.com
Dark Water Rebellion interviewWovenhand, Murder By Death, etc. would be great!) Rockwell UnScene: Who are yo
Dark Water Rebellion interview
examiner.com / Posted 29 days ago
Wovenhand, Murder By Death, etc. would be great!) Rockwell UnScene: Who are your music influences? Brent: Trent Reznor, John Lee Hooker, Nick Cave, Tom Waits, Jim Morrison. Rockwell UnScene: What are you doing now as far as shows, eps,... Read more

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