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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
ROBERT ST. JOHN: Mississippi’s old-line eateries deserve patronage, appreciationIt’s a more important thing to shine a light on heritage acts that were forerun
ROBERT ST. JOHN: Mississippi’s old-line eateries deserve patronage, appreciation
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 5 days ago
It’s a more important thing to shine a light on heritage acts that were forerunners of modern genres. Artists such as Willie Dixon, B.B. King, Ike Turner, Albert King – the reasons our current music exists – performed on the Hal & Mal’s stage,... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Robert St. John: Hal & Mal’s a classic Miss. restaurantIt’s a more important thing to shine a light on heritage acts that were forerun
Robert St. John: Hal & Mal’s a classic Miss. restaurant
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 7 days ago
It’s a more important thing to shine a light on heritage acts that were forerunners of modern genres. Artists such as Willie Dixon, B.B. King, Ike Turner, Albert King — the reasons our current music exists — performed on the Hal & Mal’s stage,... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Morgan Davis hits downtown cafetraditional country blues and his own contemporary flare. Over the years, Davis
Morgan Davis hits downtown cafe
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
traditional country blues and his own contemporary flare. Over the years, Davis has opened for various performers including Willie Dixon, Albert King, and John Hammond. From his home in Nova Scotia, Davis said he started to tour Northern Alberta... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
'Blues is Truth'by Eva Cassidy, Albert Collins, Albert King, Coco Montoya, Son Seals and Joe Lo
'Blues is Truth'
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 15 days ago
by Eva Cassidy, Albert Collins, Albert King, Coco Montoya, Son Seals and Joe Louis Walker when they recorded his songs. Willie Dixon notwithstanding, people don’t typically think of blues artists as songwriters, but MacLeod takes exception to... Read more
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cmt.com
William Michael Morgan Releases Vinyl This Falldrink a cold beer or two.” A native of Vicksburg, Mississippi, Morgan shares t
William Michael Morgan Releases Vinyl This Fall
cmt.com / Posted 22 days ago
drink a cold beer or two.” A native of Vicksburg, Mississippi, Morgan shares the same hometown as the late music legend Willie Dixon who wrote blues classics “Spoonful,” “Hoochie Coochie Man” and “You Can’t Judge a Book by the Cover.” Morgan... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Photographer Peter Figen's Work Set to Show at huZ Galleries August 6th!to Fox and Skywalker Sound. Figen has rubbed shoulders and captured the likes o
Photographer Peter Figen's Work Set to Show at huZ Galleries August 6th!
Op-Ed News / Posted 23 days ago
to Fox and Skywalker Sound. Figen has rubbed shoulders and captured the likes of established musicians such as Doc Watson, Willie Dixon, George Harrison, Bonnie Raitt, Lyle Lovett, Scott Weiland - just to name a few. "Musicians will feature an... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Families of wrongfully imprisoned men react to settlementgoing to get out of here?' And my mam would say 'yep. God knows your heart, and
Families of wrongfully imprisoned men react to settlement
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 24 days ago
going to get out of here?' And my mam would say 'yep. God knows your heart, and you will, son, one day you will be free.'" Willie Dixon, Bobby Ray Dixon's brother, said not having to relive those kind of painful memories is one reason he is happy... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
$16.5M settlement reached for 3 exonerated menhit that the last 37 years of terror and turmoil were finally at an end. "I fe
$16.5M settlement reached for 3 exonerated men
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 24 days ago
hit that the last 37 years of terror and turmoil were finally at an end. "I feel good that that part's behind us," said Willie Dixon, brother of Bobby Ray Dixon, who was exonerated in 2010. "I thank God that it turned out the way that it... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Jeff Beck and Buddy Guy -- masters at work at Meadow BrookI�ve Got the Blues.� He treated the set as part show, part history lesson, laci
Jeff Beck and Buddy Guy -- masters at work at Meadow Brook
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
I�ve Got the Blues.� He treated the set as part show, part history lesson, lacing in homages to peers and mentors such as Willie Dixon (�I Just Want to Make Love to You�), Muddy Waters (�Hoochie Coochie Man�), and, via snippets within other songs,... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
SFA College of Fine Arts announces 2016-2017 University Series - SFA College of Fine Arts announces 2016-2017 University Series July 27 2016 - Robbie Goodrich Big Head Todd and the Monsters lead the Big Head Blues Club along with second-generation...Baker Brooks, in a tribute to one of the most influential songwriters of early
SFA College of Fine Arts announces 2016-2017 University Series - SFA College of Fine Arts announces 2016-2017 University Series July 27 2016 - Robbie Goodrich Big Head Todd and the Monsters lead the Big Head Blues Club along with second-generation...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 27 days ago
Baker Brooks, in a tribute to one of the most influential songwriters of early rock and roll in presenting "The Songs of Willie Dixon" in a College of Fine Arts' University Series event at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13, in W.M. Turner Auditorium on... Read more
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Gulf News
Bruce Springsteen’s autobiography to come with an 18-track setYou Can’t Judge a Book by the Cover -- The Castiles (recorded Sept. 16, 1967, a
Bruce Springsteen’s autobiography to come with an 18-track set
Gulf News / Posted 28 days ago
You Can’t Judge a Book by the Cover -- The Castiles (recorded Sept. 16, 1967, at the Left Foot, Freehold, N.J.; written by Willie Dixon; previously unreleased)3. He’s Guilty (The Judge Song) — Steel Mill (recorded Feb. 22, 1970, at Pacific... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Springsteen’s autobiography accompanied by an 18-track set“You Can’t Judge a Book by the Cover” — The Castiles (recorded Sept. 16, 1967,
Springsteen’s autobiography accompanied by an 18-track set
The Seattle Times / Posted 28 days ago
“You Can’t Judge a Book by the Cover” — The Castiles (recorded Sept. 16, 1967, at the Left Foot, Freehold, N.J.; written by Willie Dixon; previously unreleased) 3. “He’s Guilty (The Judge Song)” — Steel Mill (recorded Feb. 22, 1970, at Pacific... Read more
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Daily Herald
Crystal Lake laughs with Louie AndersonJuly 29, Penny Road Pub, 545 Penny Road, Barrington, Blues. Special guest is To
Crystal Lake laughs with Louie Anderson
Daily Herald / Posted 28 days ago
July 29, Penny Road Pub, 545 Penny Road, Barrington, Blues. Special guest is Tomiko Dixon, granddaughter of blues legend Willie Dixon. For tickets, visit pennyroadpub.com. 13 Tikis, Amazing Heeby Jeebies, The Hay Shakers, Chicago Blues Angels: 9... Read more
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express
Bruce Springsteen: RARE songs from early days to be releasedwith his former band The Castiles, with the likes of Baby, I and a cover versio
Bruce Springsteen: RARE songs from early days to be released
express / Posted 28 days ago
with his former band The Castiles, with the likes of Baby, I and a cover version of You Can’t Judge a Book by the Cover, by Willie Dixon. There’s The Ballad of Jesse James by The Bruce Springsteen Band in 1972 and a solo track called Henry’s... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Out & About hot tickets, July 29-Aug. 4will go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday for a 7:30 p.m. Oct. 28 Topeka Performing Art
Out & About hot tickets, July 29-Aug. 4
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
will go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday for a 7:30 p.m. Oct. 28 Topeka Performing Arts Center concert of “The Songs of Willie Dixon,” a Chicago blues legend, performed by the Big Head Blues Club, which includes Big Head Todd & The Monsters, Mud... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Out & About calendar, July 29-Aug. 4featuring Big Head Todd & The Monsters, with Mud Morganfield, Billy Branch and
Out & About calendar, July 29-Aug. 4
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
featuring Big Head Todd & The Monsters, with Mud Morganfield, Billy Branch and Ronnie Baker Brooks, presents “The Songs of Willie Dixon,” 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28, TPAC, 214 S.E. 8th. Tickets, on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, July 29: $55, $45 and $35... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
A fleeting thought for many, Fleetwood Mac among the best rock bands of all timemost notable was the set they recorded in Chicago in 1969 at Chess Records with
A fleeting thought for many, Fleetwood Mac among the best rock bands of all time
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
most notable was the set they recorded in Chicago in 1969 at Chess Records with some Chess session men including Buddy Guy, Willie Dixon, Otis Spann and David Honeyboy Edwards. The session included 24 songs, 18 of which were covers of Dixon, James,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Bruce Springsteen's autobiography 'Born to Run' will be accompanied by an 18-track setYou Can’t Judge a Book by the Cover — The Castiles (recorded Sept. 16, 1967, at
Bruce Springsteen's autobiography 'Born to Run' will be accompanied by an 18-track set
Los Angeles Times / Posted 29 days ago
You Can’t Judge a Book by the Cover — The Castiles (recorded Sept. 16, 1967, at the Left Foot, Freehold, N.J.; written by Willie Dixon; previously unreleased) 3. He’s Guilty (The Judge Song) — Steel Mill (recorded Feb. 22, 1970, at Pacific... Read more
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NJ.com
Springsteen to release companion album with autobiography in SeptemberYou Can't Judge a Book by the Cover — The Castiles (recorded Sept. 16, 1967, at
Springsteen to release companion album with autobiography in September
NJ.com / Posted 29 days ago
You Can't Judge a Book by the Cover — The Castiles (recorded Sept. 16, 1967, at The Left Foot, Freehold, NJ; written by Willie Dixon; previously unreleased) 3. He's Guilty (The Judge Song) — Steel Mill (recorded Feb. 22, 1970, at Pacific... Read more
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Daily Herald
See 'Star Wars' under the starsJuly 29, Penny Road Pub, 545 Penny Road, Barrington, Blues. Special guest is To
See 'Star Wars' under the stars
Daily Herald / Posted 30 days ago
July 29, Penny Road Pub, 545 Penny Road, Barrington, Blues. Special guest is Tomiko Dixon, granddaughter of blues legend Willie Dixon. For tickets, visit pennyroadpub.com. 13 Tikis, Amazing Heeby Jeebies, The Hay Shakers, Chicago Blues Angels: 9... Read more
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