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  1. Local Experts Help Choose the 10 Best Blues Acts in DallasRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Dallas Observer

    ... blues artists such as Miss Marcy, Lucky Peterson and Cookie McGee. "[Cookie] was raised down the street from Freddie King basically grew up sitting in the dude's living room," he says. "Freddie was the kingpin of the place. He would roll up and down ...

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  2. Full Trunk shows us what they gotRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2017 | Jerusalem Post

    ... is a revolving door from the Red Hot Chili Peppers and classic Israeli rock bands of the '90s to Eric Clapton, Freddie King and the blues, to his latest interest: pop. "It all came from The Black Keys," Nisman explains. "Their writing style is very ...

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  3. 5 Ways To Play Like Leon Russell and Elton JohnRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | Keyboard Magazine

    ... For your own research, listen to Leon on his own Leon Russell, Joe Cocker's Mad Dogs and Englishmen , and Freddie King's The Best of Freddie King: The Shelter Years . For Elton, check out Elton John , Tumbleweed Connection , and his fantastic live ...

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  4. Enjoy 'Boogie man' by Steven Seagal and EMINRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | Today.Az

    Azerbaijani singer EMIN and Steven Seagal have presented the video of the famous blues song 'Boogie man' by Freddie King. The idea of this musical duet came after EMIN and Steven agreed that both love the blues, Trend Life reported.

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  5. Little Freddie King injured after bicycle accident, recovering at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | Best of New Orleans

    Blues guitarist Little Freddie King has returned home from a weeklong stay at University Medical Center following a recent bicycle accident. The 77-year-old musician injured his spine and neck after hitting road debris, flipping over his handlebars, and landing on his head while riding his bike on Poland Avenue.

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  6. Guitarist Little Freddie King, 77, hospitalized after bike accident: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | NOLA.com

    According to a report by Amanda Mester, on the Offbeat magazine website , blues guitarist Little Freddie King, 77, was seriously injured while bicycling on Poland Avenue on Nov. 30. No other vehicle was involved, according to the story. King, who was born Fread Eugene Martin, in McComb Mississippi is known for his Delta blues style and snazzy style of dress.

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  7. Tulsa Drumming Legend Chuck Blackwell PassesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | Modern Drummer

    Chuck Blackwell, whose credits include Joe Cocker's Mad Dogs and Englishmen, the Everly Brothers, Taj Mahal, and Freddie King, passed away recently, at the age of seventy-seven. The May 2011 issue of Modern Drummer included the feature Tulsa Time: Jimmy Karstein, Chuck Blackwell, David Teegarden, and the Unique Scene That Fueled Classic Rock, by Cleve Warren.

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  8. Joe Bonamassa: What Still Inspires Me To Play The Guitar [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... to your music.' I said 'First of all, thank you and let me help you.' So I wrote a list of a list albums. Freddie King 'Are You Ready for Freddy?,' BB King 'Live at the Regal,' 'Made in Japan' by Deep Purple, 'Free at Last,' I wrote a bunch of ...

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  9. London's Best Blues BarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Londonist

    ... featuring top performers from the world of jazz and blues music, and classic standards from the likes of Freddie King and Muddy Waters. This is the club where Jimi Hendrix played his last public performance. A fine institution. This gem of a blues ...

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  10. Feature / 1 hour agoThe 5 Best Freddie King songs, by Black Stone Cherry's Chris RobertsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | Metal Hammer

    Black Stone Cherry singer and guitarist Chris Robertson picks five favourite songs by one of the "three kings" of electric blues guitar, Freddie King "Freddie King is an absolute monster in the blues world," says Black Stone Cherr y mainman Chris Robertson. "From his first playing to his powerhouse voice he was the total package.

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  11. Orianthi: My 10 Favorite Blues Guitarists Of All Time [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2017 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... to him. He's not afraid. There is no fear at all in Hendrix's playing - he is just free." "He sounds like he's Freddie King or someone like that. He plays the roots of blues and Delta blues."

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  12. Feature / 58 minutes agoThe 5 Best Howlin' Wolf Songs, by Black Stone Cherry's Ben WellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | Metal Hammer

    With a new EP of blues covers on the way, Black Stone Cherry guitarist Ben Wells picks his five favourite songs by Chicago blues giant Howlin' Wolf Black Stone Cherry's Black To Blues RP pays tribute to the electric blues revival of the 1960s, when bluesmen like Howlin' Wolf, Muddy Waters, Freddie King and Albert King saw their careers given a boost following the very vocal support of bands like The Rolling Stones. Those bluesman have been a huge influence on Kentucky rockers Black Stone Cherry, whose Black To Blues EP includes a cover of Howlin' Wolf's classic Built For Speed .

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  13. Autumn 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... section members mesh ultra-smoothly, whether the tune is Eddie Harris'/Les McCann's "Compared to What" or Freddie King's "Palace of the King." An acoustic, gospel-flavored "Two Wings" is further indicative of the duo's willing to reach outside their ...

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  14. The Delmark Sound: Jason Stein Quartet and Corey Dennison BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... Dennison Band Night After Night Delmark 2017 Looking at guitarist Corey Dennison makes one think curiously of Freddie King. He is a big man, given to a thin, sinewy guitar sound that he coaxes from a hollow body Gibson. He is more given to R&B than ...

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  15. Saturday Night Attitude Dancing at the Happy 2017 Birthday For the...Read the original story

    Sep 16, 2017 | Aquarius Papers

    ... nickname "The King of the Blues", and one of the "Three Kings of the Blues Guitar" (along with Albert King and Freddie King). King was also known for performing tirelessly throughout his musical career, appearing at more than 200 concerts per year ...

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  16. B.B. KingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | The Free Dictionary

    ... the nickname "The King of Blues", and one of the "Three Kings of the Blues Guitar" (along with Albert King and Freddie King ). B.B. King is also known for performing tirelessly throughout his musical career appearing at 250-300 concerts per year ...

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  17. Filmmaker Daniel Cross Captures Powerful Music History in I Am The BluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | MLive.com

    ... highlights the remarkable journeys of blues musicians Bobby Rush, Barbara Lynn, Henry Gray, Carol Fran, Little Freddie King, Lazy Lester, Bilbo Walker, Jimmy "Duck" Holmes, RL Boyce, LC Ulmer, Lil' Buck Sinegal and their friends and the special ...

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  18. Re: Delta Wires Captures the Sound of Blues Music's MigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | East Bay Express

    ... and other urban blues greats. Although he played regularly in coffee shops, and once sat in with blues great Freddie King in Berkeley, Pinata wasn't thinking about becoming a full-time musician. In 1970, he was working toward a master's degree in ...

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  19. Delta Wires Captures the Sound of Blues Music's MigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | East Bay Express

    ... and other urban blues greats. Although he played regularly in coffee shops, and once sat in with blues great Freddie King in Berkeley, Pinata wasn't thinking about becoming a full-time musician. In 1970, he was working toward a master's degree in ...

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  20. At New Blues Festival, women will run the show at this Long Beach music eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | The Daily Breeze

    ... her 13th album, “Blue Again,” which includes her interpretation of classics songs by Bo Diddley, Freddie King, Etta James and Nina Simone. “It really is revisiting the taproot of where I started. It is pretty raw, pretty lush, ...

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