John Lee Hooker

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Salon.com
The Zombies walk again: “You can get better, as singers and players — but you have to work at it”something like “She’s Not There,” our first hit — I started writing it by playi
The Zombies walk again: “You can get better, as singers and players — but you have to work at it”
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
something like “She’s Not There,” our first hit — I started writing it by playing some of my old blues albums. I played a John Lee Hooker albums; there’s a song called “No One Told Me.” I hasten to add, nothing on “She’s Not There” bears any... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Musician Shawn Amos is playing at B.B. Kings Tonight!record, "The Reverend Shawn Amos Loves You". It's gotten international acclaim
Musician Shawn Amos is playing at B.B. Kings Tonight!
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 2 days ago
record, "The Reverend Shawn Amos Loves You". It's gotten international acclaim. Shawn is also a noted producer, working with the likes of Solomon Burke and John Lee Hooker. But he didn't start out in the blues which is really hard to... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Ricky Martin at Hard Rock, surfing at MacArthurby his modern Texas Country Blues & Boogie Band, has a style rooted in the deep
Ricky Martin at Hard Rock, surfing at MacArthur
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
by his modern Texas Country Blues & Boogie Band, has a style rooted in the deep blues and boogie of Lightnin’ Hopkins, John Lee Hooker, RL Burnside and Blind Willie Johnson. The show goes on at 8 p.m. Saturday. 94 NE Second St., Delray Beach.... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
August 22Illinois. Bradbury, seen here in 1975, died at age 91 on June 5, 2012. 1917: B
August 22
KTXS Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
Illinois. Bradbury, seen here in 1975, died at age 91 on June 5, 2012. 1917: Blues singer-songwriter and guitarist John Lee Hooker, whose best known songs include "Boogie Chillen'," "I'm in the Mood" and "Boom Boom," is born in Coahoma... Read more
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KECI Missoula
August 22Illinois. Bradbury, seen here in 1975, died at age 91 on June 5, 2012. 1917: B
August 22
KECI Missoula / Posted 6 days ago
Illinois. Bradbury, seen here in 1975, died at age 91 on June 5, 2012. 1917: Blues singer-songwriter and guitarist John Lee Hooker, whose best known songs include "Boogie Chillen'," "I'm in the Mood" and "Boom Boom," is born in Coahoma... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
August 22Illinois. Bradbury, seen here in 1975, died at age 91 on June 5, 2012. 1917: B
August 22
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 6 days ago
Illinois. Bradbury, seen here in 1975, died at age 91 on June 5, 2012. 1917: Blues singer-songwriter and guitarist John Lee Hooker, whose best known songs include "Boogie Chillen'," "I'm in the Mood" and "Boom Boom," is born in Coahoma... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
August 22Illinois. Bradbury, seen here in 1975, died at age 91 on June 5, 2012. 1917: B
August 22
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 6 days ago
Illinois. Bradbury, seen here in 1975, died at age 91 on June 5, 2012. 1917: Blues singer-songwriter and guitarist John Lee Hooker, whose best known songs include "Boogie Chillen'," "I'm in the Mood" and "Boom Boom," is born in Coahoma... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit's 100 Greatest Songs extra: Professionals' picks“I Heard it Through the Grapevine,” Gladys Knight & the Pips 22. “One Nation U
Detroit's 100 Greatest Songs extra: Professionals' picks
Detroit Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
“I Heard it Through the Grapevine,” Gladys Knight & the Pips 22. “One Nation Under a Groove,” Funkadelic 23. “Boom Boom,” John Lee Hooker 24. “Lose Yourself,” Eminem 25. “Lonely Teardrops,” Jackie Wilson 26. “You Keep Me Hanging On,” the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit's 100 Greatest Songs extra: Greatest Detroit 1960s songsAretha Franklin 20. “Baby Love,” the Supremes 21. “Uptight (Everything's Alri
Detroit's 100 Greatest Songs extra: Greatest Detroit 1960s songs
Detroit Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
Aretha Franklin 20. “Baby Love,” the Supremes 21. “Uptight (Everything's Alright),” Stevie Wonder 22. “Boom Boom,” John Lee Hooker 23. “You Can't Hurry Love,” the Supremes 24. “You Keep Me Hanging On,” the Supremes Diana Ross, Mary... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit's 100 Greatest Songs extra: Top R&B-funk-blues (non-Motown)“Lonely Teardrops,” Jackie Wilson 4. “(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman,
Detroit's 100 Greatest Songs extra: Top R&B-funk-blues (non-Motown)
Detroit Free Press / Posted 16 days ago
“Lonely Teardrops,” Jackie Wilson 4. “(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman,” Aretha Franklin 5. “Boom Boom,” John Lee Hooker 6. “Atomic Dog,” George Clinton 7. “The Rubberband Man,” the Spinners 8. “Cool Jerk,” The Capitols 9.... Read more
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Herald Sun
How did the AFL pull this off?budget to date to mark the occasion. Instead of athletes, actor Heather Lockle
How did the AFL pull this off?
Herald Sun / Posted 19 days ago
budget to date to mark the occasion. Instead of athletes, actor Heather Locklear, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, musician John Lee Hooker and comedian George Burns, filled the roster and left Brown with some of his most indelible memories from the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
How did the AFL pull this off?budget to date to mark the occasion. Instead of athletes, actor Heather Lockle
How did the AFL pull this off?
The Courier Mail / Posted 19 days ago
budget to date to mark the occasion. Instead of athletes, actor Heather Locklear, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, musician John Lee Hooker and comedian George Burns, filled the roster and left Brown with some of his most indelible memories from the... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
A look at the hat renaissance with Optimo Hats’ Graham Thompson and Tony Fitzpatrickhat-making, learning about the principles and skill behind making high-quality
A look at the hat renaissance with Optimo Hats’ Graham Thompson and Tony Fitzpatrick
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 28 days ago
hat-making, learning about the principles and skill behind making high-quality hats, some of his high profile clients like John Lee Hooker and Ricahrd M. Daley and the growth of his business that has now led to the opening of a flagship Optimo... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Jeff Beck and Buddy Guy -- masters at work at Meadow BrookMuddy Waters (�Hoochie Coochie Man�), and, via snippets within other songs, Jim
Jeff Beck and Buddy Guy -- masters at work at Meadow Brook
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
Muddy Waters (�Hoochie Coochie Man�), and, via snippets within other songs, Jimi Hendrix, Motown legend Marvin Gaye and John Lee Hooker -- making sure to celebrate the latter�s roots in Detroit. There were plenty of happy birthday signs in the... Read more
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/Film
Showrunner Cheo Coker on Luke Cage Music, Tone, and POVevery single episode. We have hip-hop. At the same time, we also have needle dr
Showrunner Cheo Coker on Luke Cage Music, Tone, and POV
/Film / Posted 30 days ago
every single episode. We have hip-hop. At the same time, we also have needle drops from Mahalia Jackson and Nina Simone and John Lee Hooker, particularly in a very pivotal scene in episode 107.” The show further touches on black culture, for... Read more
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Philly.com
East Passyunk Car Show and 11 other ways to recover from the DNC in Philly, July 29-31Thorogood started playing the blues in Delaware in the early '70s, adopting the
East Passyunk Car Show and 11 other ways to recover from the DNC in Philly, July 29-31
Philly.com / Posted 30 days ago
Thorogood started playing the blues in Delaware in the early '70s, adopting the music of such elder statesmen as John Lee Hooker, Hound Dog Taylor, and Bo Diddley. At 66, Thorogood is an elder himself, still vibrant and "Bad to the Bone."... Read more
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Mount Shasta Area Newspapers
George Thorogood keeps the blues rockin’ hardto try to break in on the scene, he was a solo acoustic act, playing the music
George Thorogood keeps the blues rockin’ hard
Mount Shasta Area Newspapers / Posted 30 days ago
to try to break in on the scene, he was a solo acoustic act, playing the music he loved, the blues and country of John Lee Hooker, Elmore James, and Hank Williams. When he left the West Coast, and landed in New York City, he scored a guest... Read more
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The Chronicle Express
George Thorogood keeps the blues rockin’ hardto try to break in on the scene, he was a solo acoustic act, playing the music
George Thorogood keeps the blues rockin’ hard
The Chronicle Express / Posted 30 days ago
to try to break in on the scene, he was a solo acoustic act, playing the music he loved, the blues and country of John Lee Hooker, Elmore James, and Hank Williams. When he left the West Coast, and landed in New York City, he scored a guest... Read more
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