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  1. The Evening Blues - 7-29-14Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... a friendly, peaceful, supportive place for people to interact. This evening's music features delta bluesman Junior Kimbrough . Junior describes his music this way, "My songs, they have just the one chord, there's none of that fancy stuff you hear ...

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  2. North Mississippi Hill Country PicnicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | WWOZ

    ... outskirts of Mississippi National Forest near Holly Springs, MS - hometown of blues greats: R. L. Burnside, Junior Kimbrough & Othar Turner. Guitarists Robert Belfour, Reverend John Wilkins along with Burnside & Kimbrough family members together are ...

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  3. Late, Late Night FDL: Daddy Was a Preacher But Mama was a Go-Go GirlRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | Pam's House Blend

    ... night Rick Miller, a walkin' talkin' encyclopaedia of classic American guitar licks, spent at blues Junior Kimbrough's juke joint down in Holly Springs, Mississippi. As he testifies in the song: "I paid my two dollars to get in and I saw some ...

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  4. Shacked UpRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | Eugene Weekly

    ... is a huge genre," Todd says, "but we can narrow it down by listing some influences: early Howlin' Wolf, Junior Kimbrough, John Lee Hooker, Cecil Barfield, Robert Pete Williams." He goes on to describe Shack's sound as "drone-y and danceable ...

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  5. Lonesome Shack's Blues Rooted in the DesertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | Phoenix New Times

    ... Shack favors a nimbler approach. Todd's droning blues figures display the influence of guitarists like Junior Kimbrough and John Lee Hooker, players whose playing could be described as raw, but display a powerful elegance. Not exactly "primitive," ...

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  6. Lonesome ShackRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | Phoenix New Times

    Lonesome Shack may be based in Seattle, but you'd be forgiven for mistaking the band's Alive Records debut, More Primitive , for a mid-'70s recording from Mississippi's fertile Hill Country blues scene, owing much of its elegant boogie to the droning styles of R.L. Burnside , Junior Kimbrough , and Fred McDowell .

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  7. Cedric Burnside and Lightnin' Malcolm, country fried bluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... of Cedric's. Malcolm's style is best described by Ted Drozdowski of The Boston Phoenix: "Malcolm evokes Junior Kimbrough's hypnotic magic, drawling lustful lyrics over a snaking melody" (see http://www.intrepi ...

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  8. Music you can dance to from Lonesome ShackRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... down in their bones. These three middle-aged white dudes from Seattle surely have little in common with Junior Kimbrough, R.L. Burnside and the great bluesmen of north Mississippi who developed the distinctive and influential Hill country blues ...

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  9. CD Reviews: Neil Young reaches into the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... deep down in their bones.These three middle-aged white dudes from Seattle surely have little in common with Junior Kimbrough, R.L. Burnside and the great bluesmen of northern Mississippi who developed the distinctive and influential Hill country ...

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  10. Review: Music you can dance to from Lonesome ShackRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... down in their bones. These three middle-aged white dudes from Seattle surely have little in common with Junior Kimbrough, R.L. Burnside and the great bluesmen of north Mississippi who developed the distinctive and influential hill country blues ...

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  11. Bombino stormed the Blues Tent with hard desert rock at the 2014 New Orleans Jazz FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    ... recalled the lonesome drone of the North Mississippi hill country blues played by artists such as the late Junior Kimbrough. Dan Auerbach, who produced Bombino's acclaimed 2013 album "Nomad," would know that sound well. Before its major-label fame, ...

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  12. Blues Singer's Children Out of Luck on EstateRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2014 | Courthouse News Service

    ... inside cover of Kimbrough's final album, and he spent the day before he died on her couch, Pierce wrote. Junior Kimbrough's blues albums included "Most Things Haven't Worked Out" (1997), "Sad Days Lonely Nights" (1998) and "God Knows I Tried" ...

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  13. Gray v. Estate of DavidRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2014 | FindLaw

    ... produced clear and convincing evidence of (a) Johnson's good faith in procuring the Kimbrough will, (b) Junior Kimbrough's full knowledge and deliberation, and (c) Kimbrough's independent consent and action in making the will; and A 4. After hearing ...

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  14. Lightnin' Malcolm track-by-track: Mississippi bluesman tells the stories behind his 'Rough...Read the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... of the gritty, hypnotic blues, in the style of Hill Country-style musicians such as R.L. Burnside and Junior Kimbrough, particularly on "So Much Trouble" and "Money." But the disc also contains subtle textures of reggae, country and even ...

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  15. MUSIC: A Conversation with Blues-Rock Band My GoodnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | Go Local

    ... blues, soul, and Americana. We listen to a ton of Daptone artists as well as classic blues artists such as Junior Kimbrough, Snooks Eaglin, and Son House. I think our music is a mash up of a lot of the music we listen to on a daily basis. You've ...

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  16. MUSIC: A Conversation with Blues-Rock Band My GoodnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | Go Local

    ... blues, soul, and Americana. We listen to a ton of Daptone artists as well as classic blues artists such as Junior Kimbrough, Snooks Eaglin, and Son House. I think our music is a mash up of a lot of the music we listen to on a daily basis. You've ...

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  17. Bleeding hearts and happy anniversariesRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... be famous," the Boulder-based Taylor is the most acclaimed trance-blues artist to come along since the late Junior Kimbrough , and justifiably so. With songs like "Coming with Crosses," "Lay on My Delta Bed," and "Sand Creek Massacre Mourning," ...

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  18. Cedric Burnside and Lightnin' Malcolm, country fried bluesRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... of Cedric's. Malcolm's style is best described by Ted Drozdowski of The Boston Phoenix: "Malcolm evokes Junior Kimbrough's hypnotic magic, drawling lustful lyrics over a snaking melody" (see http://www.intrepi ...

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