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KECI Missoula
June 21O'Connor was also known for the TV crime drama "In the Heat of the Night." 200
June 21
KECI Missoula / Posted 6 days ago
O'Connor was also known for the TV crime drama "In the Heat of the Night." 2001: Blues singer-songwriter and guitarist John Lee Hooker, whose best known songs include "Boogie Chillen'," "I'm in the Mood" and "Boom Boom," dies at the age of 83... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
The music speaksand the Caldwells’ are part of a musical line that harkens back decades of melo
The music speaks
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 6 days ago
and the Caldwells’ are part of a musical line that harkens back decades of melodies by B.B. King, Bessie Smith, Ma Rainey, John Lee Hooker, Muddy Waters and Howlin Wolf floating out of clubs and dive bars in Chicago, Mississippi, Alabama, Louisiana... Read more
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KECI Missoula
June 20also features musical numbers by R&B, soul and blues singers James Brown, Cab C
June 20
KECI Missoula / Posted 7 days ago
also features musical numbers by R&B, soul and blues singers James Brown, Cab Calloway, Aretha Franklin, Ray Charles and John Lee Hooker. Dogged by delays and budget overruns, it defied expectations to earn just under $5 million in its opening... Read more
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BC Local News
Arts briefs: Bluesman returns for Langley showJuno winner and BC Entertainment Hall of Famer has spent 45 years on the “blues
Arts briefs: Bluesman returns for Langley show
BC Local News / Posted 11 days ago
Juno winner and BC Entertainment Hall of Famer has spent 45 years on the “blues highway” with the likes of Muddy Waters, John Lee Hooker, Taj Mahal, and Robert Cray. In his “smouldering” and “smoky vocals,” he’s amassed a collection of “true... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit's 100 Greatest Songs: Counting down 37 to 34criteria that went into the initial ballot. To see the full list of songs annou
Detroit's 100 Greatest Songs: Counting down 37 to 34
Detroit Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
criteria that went into the initial ballot. To see the full list of songs announced so far, click here. 37. "Boom Boom," John Lee Hooker (1962) Thirteen years after John Lee Hooker secured his status as Detroit's greatest bluesman with the hit... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
‘I want to be the face of triumph’feeling being in this space.” Beggin’ and Pleadin’ is far from a guaranteed R
‘I want to be the face of triumph’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
feeling being in this space.” Beggin’ and Pleadin’ is far from a guaranteed R & B radio hit in 2016 — mixing a vintage John Lee Hooker sample with modern ‘trap’ beats — a risk which Brandy says is deliberate. Brandy - Beggin' & Pleadin' “I’m... Read more
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News.com.au
‘I want to be the face of triumph’feeling being in this space.” Beggin’ and Pleadin’ is far from a guaranteed R
‘I want to be the face of triumph’
News.com.au / Posted 18 days ago
feeling being in this space.” Beggin’ and Pleadin’ is far from a guaranteed R & B radio hit in 2016 — mixing a vintage John Lee Hooker sample with modern ‘trap’ beats — a risk which Brandy says is deliberate. Brandy - Beggin' & Pleadin' “I’m... Read more
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Herald Sun
‘I want to be the face of triumph’feeling being in this space.” Beggin’ and Pleadin’ is far from a guaranteed R
‘I want to be the face of triumph’
Herald Sun / Posted 18 days ago
feeling being in this space.” Beggin’ and Pleadin’ is far from a guaranteed R & B radio hit in 2016 — mixing a vintage John Lee Hooker sample with modern ‘trap’ beats — a risk which Brandy says is deliberate. Brandy - Beggin' & Pleadin' “I’m... Read more
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The Courier Mail
‘I want to be the face of triumph’feeling being in this space.” Beggin’ and Pleadin’ is far from a guaranteed R
‘I want to be the face of triumph’
The Courier Mail / Posted 18 days ago
feeling being in this space.” Beggin’ and Pleadin’ is far from a guaranteed R & B radio hit in 2016 — mixing a vintage John Lee Hooker sample with modern ‘trap’ beats — a risk which Brandy says is deliberate.Brandy - Beggin' & Pleadin' “I’m... Read more
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Adelaide Now
‘I want to be the face of triumph’feeling being in this space.” Beggin’ and Pleadin’ is far from a guaranteed R
‘I want to be the face of triumph’
Adelaide Now / Posted 18 days ago
feeling being in this space.” Beggin’ and Pleadin’ is far from a guaranteed R & B radio hit in 2016 — mixing a vintage John Lee Hooker sample with modern ‘trap’ beats — a risk which Brandy says is deliberate. Brandy - Beggin' & Pleadin' “I’m... Read more
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examiner.com
SFIAF 2016: An interview with Asian American Orchestra bandleader Anthony Brownup in San Francisco where I was born. My father was from South Carolina and lov
SFIAF 2016: An interview with Asian American Orchestra bandleader Anthony Brown
examiner.com / Posted 22 days ago
up in San Francisco where I was born. My father was from South Carolina and loved the Blues, so I heard recordings of John Lee Hooker, Bobby Blue Bland, and his favorite female vocalists Dinah Washington and Nina Simone. It was in Nina... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Album reviews: Tony Joe White and Morphineplaying. The songs are uncluttered and are given time to breath, many opening w
Album reviews: Tony Joe White and Morphine
Kinston Free Press / Posted 25 days ago
playing. The songs are uncluttered and are given time to breath, many opening with trance-like vamps in the tradition of John Lee Hooker and Junior Kimbrough.White’s songwriting chops are still in tact, with “Tell Me A Swamp Story,” “Conjure... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Mississippi town’s views on desegregation ruling aren’t so black and whiteafter seeing a “ragged local trio” wow the crowd in Cleveland, went on to becom
Mississippi town’s views on desegregation ruling aren’t so black and white
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 30 days ago
after seeing a “ragged local trio” wow the crowd in Cleveland, went on to become the “father of the blues.” Delta legends John Lee Hooker and B.B. King were born not far away. Ike Turner, too. Dockery Farms, a plantation that bluesmen Charley... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Mississippi town’s views on desegregation ruling aren’t so black and whiteafter seeing a “ragged local trio” wow the crowd in Cleveland, went on to becom
Mississippi town’s views on desegregation ruling aren’t so black and white
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 30 days ago
after seeing a “ragged local trio” wow the crowd in Cleveland, went on to become the “father of the blues.” Delta legends John Lee Hooker and B.B. King were born not far away. Ike Turner, too. Dockery Farms, a plantation that bluesmen Charley... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Mississippi town's views on desegregation ruling aren't so black and whiteafter seeing a "ragged local trio" wow the crowd in Cleveland, went on to becom
Mississippi town's views on desegregation ruling aren't so black and white
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 30 days ago
after seeing a "ragged local trio" wow the crowd in Cleveland, went on to become the "father of the blues." Delta legends John Lee Hooker and B.B. King were born not far away. Ike Turner, too. Dockery Farms, a plantation that bluesmen Charley... Read more
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CNN
Mississippi town grumbles over desegregation rulingafter seeing a "ragged local trio" wow the crowd in Cleveland, went on to becom
Mississippi town grumbles over desegregation ruling
CNN / Posted 30 days ago
after seeing a "ragged local trio" wow the crowd in Cleveland, went on to become the "father of the blues." Delta legends John Lee Hooker and B.B. King weren't born far away. Ike Turner, too. Dockery Farms, a plantation that bluesmen Charley... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Mississippi town grumbles over desegregation rulingafter seeing a "ragged local trio" wow the crowd in Cleveland, went on to becom
Mississippi town grumbles over desegregation ruling
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 30 days ago
after seeing a "ragged local trio" wow the crowd in Cleveland, went on to become the "father of the blues." Delta legends John Lee Hooker and B.B. King weren't born far away. Ike Turner, too. Dockery Farms, a plantation that bluesmen Charley... Read more
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