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  1. ZZ Topa s Billy Gibbons says fans can expect solo shows to be a oefast, furious and loud!aRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KTGL-FM Lincoln

    ... Appropriately enough, Gibbons' trek is scheduled to stop tonight in the blues mecca of Chicago. Muddy Waters and Bo Diddley , two of Billy's musical heroes, called the Windy City home, and he included renditions of songs by both artists on the new ...

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  2. ZZ Top's Billy Gibbons maps out his favorite road songsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | SFGate

    ... times I feel I'd rather not be behind the wheel,' and it seems as though Uber got the message," Gibbons said. "Bo Diddley's eternal 'Road Runner,' which features one of the greatest lines in rock 'n' roll: 'Beep, beep, let me by, I'm gonna put some ...

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  3. Review: Billy F. Gibbons feels right at home on blues albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 7 | The Day

    ... own compositions also make a fine fit with the Chicago blues tradition represented by covers of Muddy Waters, Bo Diddley and maracas-wielding Diddley collaborator Jerome Green. The years have added layers of feeling and depth to Gibbons' gruff vocal ...

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  4. Billy F Gibbons Goes Top 20 with New Solo Album 'The Big Bad Blues'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Around Crying' and 'Rollin' and Tumblin' by Muddy Waters, and 'Crackin' Up' and 'Bring It To Jerome' from the Bo Diddley canon. These are joined by nine originals recorded at Foam Box Recordings in Billy's original hometown of Houston. The album ...

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  5. ZZ Top's Billy F Gibbons Holds Q&A and Signing at HMV Oxford StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Around Crying' and 'Rollin' & Tumblin' by Muddy Waters and 'Crackin' Up' and 'Bring It To Jerome' from the Bo Diddley canon. These are joined by a selection of originals recorded at Foam Box Recordings, Houston, Billy's original hometown. The album ...

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  6. "You Go To My Head" - Toasting T.S. Eliot and George GershwinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | Town Topics

    ... As the host of a long-ago high school drinking party that stumbled off the tracks to the background music of Bo Diddley's "I'm a Man," I've been wondering what was being played at that other party in the D.C. suburbs back in the early 80s. Maybe ...

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  7. Nobuki Takamen: The Nobuki Takamen TrioRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 23 | All About Jazz

    ... solo, before the rhythm section comes back in. "25" introduces a New Orleans second-line beat (with a hint of Bo Diddley), further demonstrating the versatility of the band. As the title implies, the closer, "Piece for Peace," has a solemn, almost ...

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  8. Review: Billy F. Gibbons feels right at home on blues albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 22 | The Gillette News-Record

    ... own compositions also make a fine fit with the Chicago blues tradition represented by covers of Muddy Waters, Bo Diddley and maracas-wielding Diddley collaborator Jerome Green. The years have added layers of feeling and depth to Gibbons' gruff vocal ...

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  9. Santa Monica PierRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2018 | LA Weekly

    The Santa Monica landmark has been in operation for more than a hundred years, with an arcade, shops, restaurants, bars, fishing, and an amusement park with rides and a Ferris wheel. Since 1983, the annual summer "Twilight Dance Series" has presented free rock, pop, world, blues, Latin and jazz concerts on Thursday nights with such artists as Rickie Lee Jones, Cafe Tacuba, Dr. John, Lee "Scratch" Perry, Yuna, Eric Burdon, Best Coast, Patti Smith, Amadou & Mariam, Dick Dale, The Zombies, Koko Taylor, Jimmy Cliff, No Age, Meshell Ndegeocello, Trombone Shorty, Charles Bradley, Thee Midniters, Bo Diddley, La Santa Cecilia and many others.

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  10. ZZ Top Legend Billy F Gibbons Announces Album Signing and Live Q&ARead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Around Crying' and 'Rollin' & Tumblin' by Muddy Waters, and 'Crackin' Up' and 'Bring It To Jerome' from the Bo Diddley canon. These are joined by nine originals recorded in Billy's hometown of Houston at Foam Box Recordings. The album features Hardy ...

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  11. Blues back in Long Street with Texas styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2018 | This is Wiltshire

    ... Hamilton was born and raised in Galveston, Texas, and at the age of sixteen he went backstage to meet Bo Diddley and before the night was over Hamilton was on stage playing alongside the legend. Other Texas blues legends such as Johnny Copeland, ...

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  12. Lukas Nelson Guests With Gov't Mule In IdahoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2018 | JamBase

    ... Morrison's "I've Been Working" from the Irish singer-songwriter's 1970 album His Band and the Street Choir and Bo Diddley's "Who Do You Love?" before finishing off the tune. Longtime fan-favorite "Soulshine" featured the band delivering another ...

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  13. Listen to Billy Gibbons' Cover of Muddy Waters' "Standing Around Crying"Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2018 | Guitar World

    ... t's What She Said 08. Mo' Slower Blues 09. Hollywood 151 10. Rollin' And Tumblin' (Muddy Waters) 11. Crackin' Up (Bo Diddley)

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  14. Friday Late Show Celebrating the 2018 Birthday of Guitar Wizard John CipollinaRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2018 | Aquarius Papers

    ... signature stomping song! If you are inclined, get up and move your hips to this rocking performance of another Bo Diddley classic, "Who Do You Love?" If you want to take in the entire 1 hour 34 show, here it is! Quicksilver Messenger Service Live at ...

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

    Aug 16, 2018 | 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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  16. Billy Gibbons Premieres 'Missin' Yo' Kissin'' Lyric Video, Shares Solo Tour Dates: ExclusiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2018 | 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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  17. Willis Phillips' story of the bluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2018 | 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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  18. Concert: 'Leo Party'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | 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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  19. The Number Ones: The Rolling Stones' "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction"Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | 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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  20. An atheist philosopher leaves the door open to religiona s powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2018 | 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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