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  1. Otis Taylor brings trance blues to BVRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | Chaffee County Times

    What do Derek Trucks , Tommy Bolin , Warren Haynes , Gary Moore and Bill Nershi all have in common? They've all played with Otis Taylor. In a summer replete with live music gems, Taylor's upcoming performance - 8:30 p.m. Friday at The Lariat - is the crown jewel.

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  2. Celebrity birthdays for the week of July 30-Aug. 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... Sanborn is 72. Actor and former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger is 70. Actor Jean Reno is 69. Blues singer Otis Taylor is 69. Actor Ken Olin is 63. Actress Delta Burke is 61. Singer-songwriter Kate Bush is 59. Country singer Neal McCoy is 59. ...

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  3. LIVE: Amadou & Mariam @ the Music Haven, 7/16/17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Nippertown!

    ... gospel-blues playing of Pop Staples, the primal, rolling rock of Chuck Berry and the minimalist trance blues of Otis Taylor. The newer material - including "Filaou Bessame" and "Boufou Safou" - was laced with some vintage new wave-ish synth playing, ...

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  4. New fall festival aimed at resource user groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Chaffee County Times

    ... niches, and there's a broad base of music tastes." Johnson floated names like Denver trance blues purveyor Otis Taylor, Grateful Dead and Phish interpreters DeadPhish Orchestra and chilled-out reggae group Bonfire Dub as big names that would do ...

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  5. Blues, Brews, & Soul Foods A Special Day Of The BluesRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2017 | The Old Lyons Recorder

    ... raised in Chicago, Eddie moved to Colorado and joined the bands 4 Nikators, Zephyr, and helped form the original Otis Taylor Band. Now fronting his own band, Eddie gets to display his dynamic guitar work and strong original songwriting. From ...

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  6. 17 Of Our Favorite Events In Chicago This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Chicagoist

    ... in the heart of Millennium Park. This season's Summer Music Series kicks off with performances from Blues artist Otis Taylor and Americana group Ben Sollee & Kentucky Native. The series runs through Aug. 17 on select Mondays and Thursdays at 6:30 ...

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  7. Tinariwen: From the Sahara desert to Denver, one road leads to anotherRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2017 | Denver Post

    ... the world since 2014. Through the band's distinctive style of trance blues - a cousin of the genre Boulder's Otis Taylor has popularized at his annual Trance Blues Festival - the band has taken its people's plight from the world stage to the club ...

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  8. 2017 Millennium Park Summer Music Series lineup announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    The lineup for the 2017 Millennium Park Summer Concert Series includes artists such as Drive-By Truckers, Otis Taylor and Natalie Prass. The lineup for the 2017 Millennium Park Summer Concert Series includes artists such as Drive-By Truckers, Otis Taylor and Natalie Prass.

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  9. Cy and David's Picks: Musical Notes from Native California,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | KQED

    ... Feb. 24-March 4. And for the ultimate in cool and classical, Mason Bates DJs and directs one of his Feb. 24-25 : Otis Taylor 's new album, Fantasizing about Being Black, is about the history of the African American experience, from the slave ships ...

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  10. BLUES21-Taylor-1 For BLUES21, datebook, selvin ; Otis Taylor ; on in . / HORead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | SFGate

    Otis Taylor is an unconventional blues man, working the twang of a banjo into his tunes, taking on social causes in his music, and performing on his own schedule. Well, that schedule brings the musician and his band to San Francisco on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 24 and 25, for four performances at Biscuits and Blues near Union Square.

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  11. The week in local albums: Shady Elders, Otis Taylor and Gasoline LollipopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | Denver Post

    This week in particular has been bountiful. With new albums by Denver's Shady Elders, trance-blues mastermind Otis Taylor and the punk-Americana Boulder band the Gasoline Lollipops, you have your weekend listening cut out for you.

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  12. Otis Taylor tackles racism head-onRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | Colorado Springs Independent

    One of the foremost modern-day practitioners of the blues, Otis Taylor has never confined himself to standard bar-band electric blues. Instead, his largely acoustic approach to the form is built upon Delta traditions of old, delivered with a decidedly contemporary mindset.

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  13. Otis Taylor to Present Album Release Shows at NYC's IridiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Following his 2015 psychedelic masterpiece Hey Joe Opus/Red Meat , the new album from visionary roots music songwriter and bandleader Otis Taylor , Fantasizing About Being Black, is a stark and poetic lesson on the historical trauma of the African American experience, from the voyages of slave ships to the Mississippi Delta. Taylor simultaneously travels back in time while moving forward as a musical artist.

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  14. Otis Taylor BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | Denver Westword

    Have the holidays given you a bad case of the blues? Turn that around at Dazzle, where Otis Taylor's "trance blues" will hypnotize you out of any funk. Taylor is a legendary musician who's earned raves around the country, but he's lived in Colorado since he was a kid, and his music can be as haunting and soulful as an empty prairie or as exhilarating as a climb up a Fourteener .

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  15. The 21 Best Events in Denver, December 27-January 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | Denver Westword

    ... clyffordstillmuseum.org . Have the holidays given you a bad case of the blues? Turn that around at Dazzle, where Otis Taylor's "trance blues" will hypnotize you out of any funk. Taylor is a legendary musician who's earned raves around the country, ...

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