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  1. Buddy Guy review: At almost 80, still one of the most striking voices in blues historyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Sydney Morning Herald

    ... same since I first saw him in the early '70s. He still does impressions of other blues stars - Muddy Waters, John Lee Hooker, Albert King, Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix - realised in snippets of songs that are nipped in their prime as he suddenly goes ...

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  2. Buddy Guy performs at the Concert Hall, Sydney Opera House.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Age

    ... same since I first saw him in the early '70s. He still does impressions of other blues stars - Muddy Waters, John Lee Hooker, Albert King, Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix - realised in snippets of songs that are nipped in their prime as he suddenly goes ...

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  3. L.A. Woman behind the albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Examiner.com

    ... Morrison had been wanting to record a blues album and "L.A. Woman" was that, going so far as to cover John Lee Hooker's "Crawling King Snake" the first cover of a blues song since their first album. The Doors also brought in Jerry Scheff to play ...

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  4. Album review: Scott H. Biram, Nothin' But BloodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... blues (booze, women, death, the devil) which is an implosion of early White Stripes, George Thorogood, John Lee Hooker and Lightnin' Hopkins. He haunts the old Jack of Diamonds , convincingly pulls off Howlin' Wolf's Backdoor Man and, when he's got ...

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  5. Live music in New Orleans for Sat., April 12, 2014: Zucchero, G-EazyRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | NOLA.com

    ... of albums, and collaborated with the likes of Eric Clapton, Sting, Miles Davis, Luciano Pavarotti and John Lee Hooker. Yet he remains relatively unknown in the United States. His current album, "La Sesion Cubana," was recorded in Havana with ...

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  6. Today in Rock: April 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Examiner.com

    ... Bob Dylan plays for the first time at Gerde's Folk City in Greenwich Village, New York where he opens for John Lee Hooker and plays a new tune titled "Blowin' In The Wind." On this day in 1964 The Beatles set a new record when 14 of the Top 100 ...

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  7. Burny: RLG-55 [Reviews]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... Zeppelin , Cream , Black Sabbath , Def Leppard ( Steve Clark era only!) etc and blues ( Clapton , Green , John Lee Hooker , Buddy Guy , BB King , Albert King , Freddie King , Robert Johnson etc) and the guitar suits it perfectly - first thing I ...

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  8. G. Love still has that special sauceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... meeting drummer Jeffrey "The Houseman" Clemens and bassist Jim "Jimi Jazz" Prescott. Influenced by Dylan, John Lee Hooker, hip-hop, New Orleans' legend The Meters, and blues, G and Special Sauce have reunited and are releasing Sugar on April 22nd. ...

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  9. Boogie Stomp! to Begin Performances Off-Broadway on 5/8Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... In addition to Berry, Boogie Bob worked with many other blues and rock legends including Muddy Waters, John Lee Hooker, Del Shannon, and Bo Diddley . Award-winning blues and boogie woogie pianist Arthur Migliazza began playing the piano ...

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  10. Unable to return home, Tinariwen reinvent traditional music from strife-ridden northern MaliRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | The Daily Page

    ... such as Jimi Hendrix, I feel [they share] a close connection to us. We listen also to American blues, like John Lee Hooker. How has the political turmoil at home affected your music? Our songs are about our ancestral culture, our life in the desert ...

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    Thursday Apr 3 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... Max Roach, folk giants such as Bob Dylan, Odetta, and Woody Guthrie, and blues legends including John Lee Hooker. He also scored his son Spike's first four movies and had a hand in a number of Disney soundtracks, including the one for "101 ...

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  12. Hea s hall that! Brooklyn Jazz Hall of Fame honors Bill Lee, Herbie MannRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... Max Roach, folk giants such as Bob Dylan, Odetta, and Woody Guthrie, and blues legends including John Lee Hooker. He also scored his son Spike's first four movies and had a hand in a number of Disney soundtracks, including the one for "101 ...

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  13. Soulful Robert Cray tunes in to the sounds of his youthRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Arab Times

    ... known for his playing than his singing, having worked with the likes of Eric Clapton, Stevie Ray Vaughn and John Lee Hooker. This latest soul offering is peppered with what Rolling Stone magazine has called "razor sharp" guitar work, sometimes ...

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    Monday Mar 31 | Phoenix New Times

    ... traveled the world, and performed alongside such legends as Thelonious Monk, Jimi Hendrix, Muddy Waters, and John Lee Hooker. On Wednesday, Walker's travels bring him to the Rhythm Room on his current tour in support of his latest CD, Hornet's Nest ...

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  15. Joe Louis Walker Brings His Brand of Blues to Rhythm Room on WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | Phoenix New Times

    ... traveled the world, and performed alongside such legends as Thelonious Monk, Jimi Hendrix, Muddy Waters, and John Lee Hooker. On Wednesday, Walker's travels bring him to the Rhythm Room on his current tour in support of his latest CD, Hornet's Nest ...

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  16. A soulful Robert Cray tunes in to the sounds of his youthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... known for his playing than his singing, having worked with the likes of Eric Clapton, Stevie Ray Vaughn and John Lee Hooker. This latest soul offering is peppered with what Rolling Stone magazine has called "razor sharp" guitar work, sometimes ...

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  17. Blues Artist John Hammond at White Plains Performing Arts Center, March 29 at 8pmRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Patch.com

    ... has had guest artists which have included Duane Allman, The Band, Charles Brown, Mike Bloomfield, JJ Cale, John Lee Hooker, Dr. John, G. Love, Charlie Musselwhite, Duke Robillard and Tom Waits. His last release Rough and Tough was a 2010 Grammy ...

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  18. Legendary drummer John 'Jabo' Starks to play rare hometown show on SaturdayRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | Alabama Live

    ... Magazine, a Juno Award and a Grammy nomination. He's backed artists including Robert Jr. Lockwood and John Lee Hooker and performed as a member of the Voice of the Wetlands All Stars. Harold Floyd, a bassist well known in Mobile musical circles, has ...

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  19. Blues Artist John Hammond at White Plains Performing Arts Center, March 29 at 8pmRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... has had guest artists which have included Duane Allman, The Band, Charles Brown, Mike Bloomfield, JJ Cale, John Lee Hooker, Dr. John, G. Love, Charlie Musselwhite, Duke Robillard and Tom Waits. His last release Rough and Tough was a 2010 Grammy ...

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  20. King of the roots blues coming to ChilliwackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Chilliwack Times

    ... greatest blues performers on the planet . . . and Terry Gillespie has played with them all. Muddy Waters, John Lee Hooker, Buddy Guy, JJ Cale and Howlin' Wolf are just some of the legends Gillespie has performed beside en route to being coined ...

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