Robert Johnson Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. The JD Hobson BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Vashon Loop

    ... own personal demons, it's hard to say, but he runs as though the boogie man himself was on his heels, or as Robert Johnson put it in his famous song, "there is a Hell Hound on My Trail." Maybe every man has felt a little like this in his life, and ...

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  2. Drinking at the Crossroads With the Ghost of Robert JohnsonRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2017 | TheDailyBeast.com

    Holding a bottle of his Hoodoo Legba's Reserve Chicory Liqueur, Phillip Ladner, the distiller at Mississippi's Cathead Distillery , gets inspired to start talking about local blues legend Robert Johnson. In Voodoo, Legba is the figure at the crossroads.

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  3. Album blends blues stylesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... it's a culmination of time spent playing and learning about old-style blues and more contemporary blues. Robert Johnson's Crossroads versus Cream's version. "I have a radio show I do called The Blues Connection on Cove FM online and 88.7 on your ...

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  4. Hear George Thorogood Cover Rolling Stones' 'No Expectations' on First Solo AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Billboard

    ... a song from every artist that really means something to me." As such the 15-song set features songs by Robert Johnson, Elmore James, John Lee Hooker, Willie Dixon, Brownie McGhee, Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash, Hank Williams and more. And having a Rolling ...

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  5. The Chess Records [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... to seek for the new talents. He wanted to work with the best musicians he could find. He chose the guitarist Robert Johnson, the pianist Otis Spann, and the harmonica players Little Walter, James Cotton and Junior Wells. These people made the famous ...

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  6. How Radiohead Fell Victim to What 'OK Computer' Predicted 20 Years AgoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... which is what makes it a mini-miracle of an album. "Karma Police" is as frightening in its way as a Robert Johnson song is, a black hole blues for a world slouching towards a server stack waiting to be born. Some people are described with curious ...

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  7. Live Music to See This Weekend The music team tackles three days of tuneage around townRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... re-creates that moment on Friday, followed Saturday by homegrown Strat slinger Ian Moore and Margaret Moser's Robert Johnson exhibit. Gary Clark Jr. already sold out his Monday homecoming , but an entire month of revelry eases the blow. See " ...

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  8. Antone's AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... re-creates that moment on Friday, followed Saturday by homegrown Strat slinger Ian Moore and Margaret Moser's Robert Johnson exhibit. Gary Clark Jr. already sold out his Monday homecoming, but an entire month of revelry eases the blow. See ...

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  9. Today's EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... re-creates that moment on Friday, followed Saturday by homegrown Strat slinger Ian Moore and Margaret Moser's Robert Johnson exhibit. Gary Clark Jr. already sold out his Monday homecoming, but an entire month of revelry eases the blow. See ...

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  10. PlaybackAntonea s resurrects Robert Johnson for its 42nd anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... swamp pop vocalist T.K. Hulin , whose "I'm Not a Fool Anymore" was among Clifford's favorite songs. Though Robert Johnson had been dead for 37 years by the time Antone's opened in 1975, the delta bluesman has put in anniversary appearances. One of ...

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  11. A beginnera s guide to the blues will help rockers navigate Briggs FarmRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Weekender

    ... forged by the blues players of the 1920s and '30s, who are the grandparents of rock 'n' roll. They include Robert Johnson, Blind Willie McTell, Sister Rosetta Tharpe and Son House. Though that first generation has past, they left a legacy that ...

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  12. album listening log :: june 23, 2017 #allmanbrothersRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2017 | Aworks

    The band was attuned to the emotional meanings of blues and the stylistic patterns of rock & roll; at the same time, the Allmans loved jazz and had spent many hours marveling at the way visionaries like Davis, John Coltrane and Charlie Parker had taken the same primitive blues impulses that had thrilled and terrified Robert Johnson and turned them into an elaborate art form capable of intricate, spontaneous inventions. The later albums from their career, as listed above, probably don't meet the standard of "an elaborate art form."

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  13. The Linda Hosts Capital Region Blues Network's Blues ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Nippertown!

    ... a whole new crop of blues players coming up, preserving the art form." Fox admits that he has always been a Robert Johnson fan and would also enjoy seeing some of the history. "A big part of this for me is the networking. As part of CRBN, I would ...

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