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  1. Sunday Live Program Returning To Woods HoleRead the original story

    Thursday | Falmouth Enterprise

    ... Anderson, a former member of the original "Prairie Home Companion" band, has performed with Dave (Snaker) Ray, Bo Diddley, Peter Ostroushko, and others. Food and beverages will be available before and during the show. Tickets at $25 are available in ...

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  2. Billy Gibbons Premieres 'Missin' Yo' Kissin'' Lyric Video, Shares Solo Tour Dates: ExclusiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | Billboard

    ... 'Well, what do you mean?' He said, 'I've been recording the whole outing.' That's where the Muddy Waters and Bo Diddley numbers came from. It felt pretty good so I got busy and started writing some originals, and all in all we think that we hit on ...

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  3. Willis Phillips' story of the bluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    John Willoughby: Greene Publishing, Inc. Not many, if not anybody, in Madison can say they've played with blues legendaries like Fats Domino and Bo Diddley .

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  4. Concert: 'Leo Party'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... for more than 20 years, releasing six CDs and sharing stages with the likes of Los Lobos, NRBQ, Little Feat, Bo Diddley, WAR and Rat Dog. During Samirah Evans's career as a performer and recording artist, she has become known for her dynamic and ...

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  5. The Number Ones: The Rolling Stones' "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | Stereogum

    ... from aging American bluesmen. (Jagger and Richards had to fight the rest of the band to include Chuck Berry and Bo Diddley in the repertoire.) But Oldham knew they'd make better money if they weren't giving away songwriting royalties, so Jagger and ...

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  6. An atheist philosopher leaves the door open to religiona s powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 1 | Religion News Service

    ... house band after working his way to a doctorate playing gigs and touring with a blues group on bills with Guy, Bo Diddley and B.B. King. Asma quit the band when teaching and traveling and writing - 10 books now and counting - overtook his time, but ...

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  7. Blues icon Joe Louis Walker brings his timeless riffs to SF Bay Area gigsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 31 | Inside Bay Area

    ... Before releasing his debut album in 1986 he'd recorded with pioneering blues legends B.B. King, James Cotton, Bo Diddley and Robert Lockwood Jr. Now 68, the precocious young cat has embraced his role as a blues lion eager to pass on the hard-won ...

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  8. McClinton to bring Americana talent to NewtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 25 | The Advertiser News (North)

    ... up around Lubbock and Fort Worth and spent his early career leading the house bands for Jimmy Reed, Muddy Waters, Bo Diddley, and others while making a local name for himself. Later, Delbert traveled to England where he headlined shows with Bruce ...

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  9. Billy F Gibbons Confirms Sophomore Solo Album 'The Big Bad Blues' & Shares SingleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 20 | JamBase

    Billy Gibbons is certainly no stranger to the blues having spent the majority of his career as the lead singer and guitarist in ZZ Top who put their own Texas boogie spin on the genre. Gibbons is now stepping outside his full-time band for the second time in his career to release The Big Bad Blues via Concord Records on September 14. Co-produced by Gibbons and Joe Hardy , the 11-track effort finds Gibbons offering up a selection of covers from the likes of Muddy Waters and Bo Diddley along with originals including one penned by Gibbons' wife Gilligan.

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  10. ZZ Topa s Billy Gibbons releasing new solo album, a oeThe Big Bad Blues,a in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 20 | KTGL-FM Lincoln

    ... and early rock 'n' roll. It features six original tunes and five covers, including songs by Muddy Waters and Bo Diddley . The album is a follow-up to Billy's 2015 solo debut, the Afro-Cuban-influenced Perfectamundo . "We successfully made our way ...

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  11. Billy Gibbons to release new albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 20 | Houston Chronicle

    ... udes several originals mixed in with songs by Muddy Waters ("Rollin' and Tumblin'," "Standing Around Crying") and Bo Diddley ("Crackin' Up").

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  12. McClinton to bring Americana talent to NewtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 19 | The Advertiser News (South)

    ... up around Lubbock and Fort Worth and spent his early career leading the house bands for Jimmy Reed, Muddy Waters, Bo Diddley, and others while making a local name for himself. Later, Delbert traveled to England where he headlined shows with Bruce ...

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  13. Twelve-bar BluesRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2018 | Inessential.com

    ... '50s were - not surprisingly, given where the music came from - African-Americans: Chuck Berry , Little Richard , Bo Diddley , Fats Domino , and plenty more. (Chuck Berry is the singular indispensible rock-n-roller.) Great music should be shared and ...

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  14. David Booker Recalls Denver's Urban Cowboy DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2018 | Denver Westword

    ... Angeles and Phoenix. Two years later, the Manchester, England native, who grew up listening to Chuck Berry and Bo Diddley, packed up and moved to the Mile High City - his favorite spot from his vacation. When Booker moved to Denver in 1981, the film ...

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  15. Full Show Pro-Shot Video: Terrapin Crossroads Hosts 'Dead Blues' FinaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2018 | JamBase

    ... almost exclusively on the blues tunes that influenced the music of the Grateful Dead. The night got going with Bo Diddley's signature song "Hey Bo Diddley," which was performed by the Dead a handful of time in 1972 and again with the Neville ...

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  16. UpFront Soul (Formerly The Nightfly): UpFront Soul #2018.24 June 11-17, 2018 hr 2, Segment 1Read the original story

    Jun 8, 2018 | A-Infos Radio Project

    ... / One For Daddy-O / Somethin' Else / Blue Note Marie "Queenie" Lyons / Daddy's House / Rare Soul & R&B Masters / Bo Diddley / Diddley Daddy / The Chess Box Disc 1 / Chess/MCA Richard Berry / Daddy Daddy / Get Out of the Car / ACE Sho Baraka / ...

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  17. Italian Day 2018: Edoardo Bennato's not content to repeat himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | The Georgia Straight

    ... the Platters, Gene Vincent, Sinatra, Paul Anka, the Beatles, the Rolling Stones, and sometimes B.B. King or Bo Diddley. That's how I started playing rock 'n' roll." Like artists ranging from Young to the Beatles, Bennato realized early on that he ...

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  18. Shardé Thomas propels the Rising Stars Fife & Drum Band into a new centuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2018 | Chicago Reader

    ... drummer - she plays galvanizing polyrhythms on traditional material as well as on rock 'n' roll numbers such as "Bo Diddley" (a favorite when she sits in with the North Mississippi Allstars). Thomas now divides her time between touring and teaching ...

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  19. The Yardbirds through the years: Jim McCarty on life with Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck, Jimmy PageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2018 | The Arizona Republic

    ... of it was recorded, I think, in the '50s. And we didn't really discover it until about '62 or '63. People like Bo Diddley. Howlin' Wolf, what a great singer. Muddy Waters. Elmore James. I think it was Jimmy Reed that I heard first. "Jimmy Reed at ...

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  20. British Alternative Music Legends Shriekback Release 14th Album Why Anything? Why this? Tomorrow 5/25Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... as their best since the landmark album 'Oil & Gold'. The sound is dense, woody and fibrous. Here we find evolved Bo Diddley beats and African blues". However you describe it, this is Shriekback refocused, reinvented and reinvigorated. Band members ...

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