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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CAin at the 708 Club by Otis Rush, which led to steady work and eventually a reco
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted yesterday
in at the 708 Club by Otis Rush, which led to steady work and eventually a recording contract with Chess Records thanks to Willie Dixon. Once at Chess, Guy began recording on sessions with the likes of Muddy Waters and Howlin’ Wolf, in addition to... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Bob Dylan, Mudcrutch, My Morning Jacket and Pup top this week's new musicnot the same old blues. On their latest EP, the married folk-rockers open a six
Bob Dylan, Mudcrutch, My Morning Jacket and Pup top this week's new music
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 days ago
not the same old blues. On their latest EP, the married folk-rockers open a six-pack of 12-bar classics from the likes of Willie Dixon, Jimmy Reed and Howlin’ Wolf — and revamp them into everything from edgy indie-rock and low-rolling psychedelic... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Is ‘Stairway’ copied? Ooh, it makes you wonderLed Zeppelin has faced accusations of copyright infringement numerous times; so
Is ‘Stairway’ copied? Ooh, it makes you wonder
The Globe and Mail / Posted 12 days ago
Led Zeppelin has faced accusations of copyright infringement numerous times; some composers, including Howlin’ Wolf and Willie Dixon, have been retroactively added to Zep songs’ author lists for songs such as How Many More Times and Bring It on... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
'Stairway to Heaven' is an epic Led Zeppelin song — but here are 3 that outdo itConfused,' Anne Bredon over 'Babe, I'm Gonna Leave You,' Howlin' Wolf over 'How
'Stairway to Heaven' is an epic Led Zeppelin song — but here are 3 that outdo it
Stamford Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
Confused,' Anne Bredon over 'Babe, I'm Gonna Leave You,' Howlin' Wolf over 'How Many More Times' and 'The Lemon Song,' and Willie Dixon over 'Whole Lotta Love' and 'Bring It on Home.'" I grew up hearing "Stairway" — from the band's fourth album —... Read more
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Connecticut Post
'Stairway to Heaven' is an epic Led Zeppelin song — but here are 3 that outdo itConfused,' Anne Bredon over 'Babe, I'm Gonna Leave You,' Howlin' Wolf over 'How
'Stairway to Heaven' is an epic Led Zeppelin song — but here are 3 that outdo it
Connecticut Post / Posted 12 days ago
Confused,' Anne Bredon over 'Babe, I'm Gonna Leave You,' Howlin' Wolf over 'How Many More Times' and 'The Lemon Song,' and Willie Dixon over 'Whole Lotta Love' and 'Bring It on Home.'" I grew up hearing "Stairway" — from the band's fourth album —... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
'Stairway to Heaven' is an epic Led Zeppelin song — but here are 3 that outdo itConfused,' Anne Bredon over 'Babe, I'm Gonna Leave You,' Howlin' Wolf over 'How
'Stairway to Heaven' is an epic Led Zeppelin song — but here are 3 that outdo it
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
Confused,' Anne Bredon over 'Babe, I'm Gonna Leave You,' Howlin' Wolf over 'How Many More Times' and 'The Lemon Song,' and Willie Dixon over 'Whole Lotta Love' and 'Bring It on Home.'" More from Business Insider Most Popular I grew up hearing... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
The National Blues Museum’s Dion Brown: “We hope the world… will come and see this treasure”A Willie Dixon panel at the National Blues Museum in St. Louis, MO. (PHOTO: Dav
The National Blues Museum’s Dion Brown: “We hope the world… will come and see this treasure”
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 13 days ago
A Willie Dixon panel at the National Blues Museum in St. Louis, MO. (PHOTO: Dave Hoekstra) A Willie Dixon panel at the National Blues Museum in St. Louis, MO. (PHOTO: Dave Hoekstra) We head out on the Nocturnal Journey to St. Louis, MO and the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
TPAC's 25th anniversary season announcedTodd & the Monsters with Mud Morganfield, son of the great Muddy Waters, and Bi
TPAC's 25th anniversary season announced
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Todd & the Monsters with Mud Morganfield, son of the great Muddy Waters, and Billy Branch, who does a tribute to blues icon Willie Dixon. ■ Nov. 19: A touring production of “Fame — The Musical,” which is based on the 1980 musical film “Fame.” ■... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Morgan Davies will perform at Motley Kitchenof The Mystic Sea, and David Wilcox's first band, eventually forming his own tr
Morgan Davies will perform at Motley Kitchen
The Sudbury Star / Posted 17 days ago
of The Mystic 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... Read more
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Goderich Signal-Star
Grammy Nominee John Primer plays Grand Bendlearned his craft playing in the Muddy Waters band many decades ago (Muddy died
Grammy Nominee John Primer plays Grand Bend
Goderich Signal-Star / Posted 18 days ago
learned his craft playing in the Muddy Waters band many decades ago (Muddy died in 1983). Muddy, along with Howlin Wolf, Willie Dixon, Little Walter and many others created the rootsy music that inspired the Rolling Stones and countless other... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
All-star trio The Rides shift into high gearfun, man.� �Pierced Arrow� � which comes out Friday, May 6 � features another
All-star trio The Rides shift into high gear
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
fun, man.� �Pierced Arrow� � which comes out Friday, May 6 � features another 10 tracks from the trio, including covers of Willie Dixon�s �My Babe� and Gladys Knight�s �Use My Imagination,� which Goldberg wrote. The recording was relatively... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
DAVID REED: A Windy City Playlisthook and little Walter’s harmonica swoons throughout. Got My Mojo Working - Mu
DAVID REED: A Windy City Playlist
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 28 days ago
hook and little Walter’s harmonica swoons throughout. Got My Mojo Working - Muddy Waters Otis Spann pounds the piano and Willie Dixon thumbs the bass on this blues classic, along with Little Walter. Waters casts a spell of love with this one and... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
Beale Street Music Festival 2016: Sundayfrom Muddy Waters' sideman Sammy Lawhorn. A steward of the Chicago blues, Prime
Beale Street Music Festival 2016: Sunday
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 29 days ago
from Muddy Waters' sideman Sammy Lawhorn. A steward of the Chicago blues, Primer has played with the likes of Waters, Willie Dixon, and Magic Slim. John Németh6:55 p.m. Boise, Idaho, bluesman John Németh relocated to Memphis in 2013 and... Read more
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KNAC.COM
LEE AARONActually, they�re where rock �n� roll are rooted. LED ZEPPELIN pulled from all
LEE AARON
KNAC.COM / Posted 1 months ago
Actually, they�re where rock �n� roll are rooted. LED ZEPPELIN pulled from all those guys, Muddy Waters, Howlin� Wolf, Willie Dixon. It was a bit of a musical education while artistically stepping out of my traditional comfort zone. There are a... Read more
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The Hindu
Lifted lines, blurred linesone of the first Led Zeppelin songs to run afoul of the law. The riff was Page’
Lifted lines, blurred lines
The Hindu / Posted 1 months ago
one of the first Led Zeppelin songs to run afoul of the law. The riff was Page’s, but the words more or less came from a Willie Dixon song (Check out Muddy Waters singing here, all dues paid). Here's what happened, in Plant's words (this extract... Read more

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