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  1. Leon Russell: Ready for a New 'Journey'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... will release his 37th studio album-"Life Journey" (Universal)-a mix of originals and standards ranging from Robert Johnson's "Come On in My Kitchen" to Billy Joel 's "New York State of Mind." The new album follows "The Union," a hit duet CD in 2010 ...

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  2. Edinburgh Blues Club launch - Voodoo Rooms, EdinburghRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | Music-News.com

    ... combined fretwork. Fraser John Lindsay & his band is a Glasgow-based outfit, interpreting blues classics (Robert Johnson, Freddie King, Howlin' Wolf and T-Bone Walker etc.) in their own unique style. To see them play live is a truly energetic and ...

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  3. Edinburgh Blues Club launch - Voodoo Rooms, EdinburghRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | Music-News.com

    ... combined fretwork. Fraser John Lindsay & his band is a Glasgow-based outfit, interpreting blues classics (Robert Johnson, Freddie King, Howlin' Wolf and T-Bone Walker etc.) in their own unique style. To see them play live is a truly energetic and ...

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  4. Rory Block Performs at Bridge Street Live TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... music from the Reverend Gary Davis . She swapped stories and guitar licks with seminal bluesman Son House, Robert Johnson 's mentor ("He kept asking, 'Where did she learn to play like this?'"). She visited Skip James in the hospital after his cancer ...

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  5. Blues project still influencing Big Head ToddRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2014 | The Columbian

    ... deepening knowledge and understanding of blues. The change can be traced back to a 2011 album, "100 Years Of Robert Johnson," an album on which Big Head Todd and the Monsters collaborated with blues legends David "Honeyboy" Edwards and Huburt Sumlin ...

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  6. Music Review: 'Mike Marshall & the Turtle Island Quartet' Self-Titled CDRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... Got Back" as its own. To a significant degree this is really Anger's arrangement of Cream's arrangement of Robert Johnson 's blues classic. But let that pass. Stellar musicianship is the byword throughout this disc, the first collaboration by these ...

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  7. Check, check, one-two, one-two ...Read the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... just might be one of the evening's guest artists). The collection runs the gamut, from the Delta blues of Robert Johnson 's "Come on to My Kitchen" to bayou-spiced originals like "Gumbo Yaya" and the title track. Adam's longtime musical partner John ...

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  8. Scott Barretta: Oxford Conference for the Book in full swingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... and blues performer Adam Gussow will moderate the panel "Hellhounds, Crossroads and a Bluesman's Women: Robert Johnson in Story and Song." The panelists are novelist Ace Atkins, whose first novel "Crossroad Blues" was about Johnson, performer ...

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  9. Bringing the blues to KeswickRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2014 | Northeasttimes.com

    ... I wasn't very successful at it," he laughed. In '94, he released his self-titled album that featured two Robert Johnson covers, a man, Keb' Mo' said, who greatly influenced him. He even got to play Johnson in a film years ago titled Can You Hear The ...

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  10. Repertoire doesn't define Iestyn DaviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2014 | The Georgia Straight

    ... 30) by the 25-year-old lutenist Thomas Dunford. They'll present a program of 16th- and 17th-century songs by Robert Johnson, John Danyel, Thomas Campion, and John Dowland, as well as a new commission by American composer Nico Muhly. "I'm not one of ...

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  11. Joe BonamassaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2014 | Boise Weekly

    Blues music is heralded as an American invention and while men like Robert Johnson and Muddy Waters were fathers of the genre, blues wasn't solely the purview of U.S.-born musicians.

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  12. Music Notes: Busy spring lineup at White Horse Black MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2014 | The Asheville Citizen-Times

    ... and teaching schedule, he has also transcribed the original recordings of influential delta bluesman Robert Johnson and produced an accompanying instructional DVD. The 17-piece Asheville Jazz Orchestra was founded in 2006, dedicated to live ...

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  13. Detroit's Elder Wilson at 103: Still preaching, playing gospel harmonicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2014 | Detroit News

    ... where the elder still preaches occasionally and plays the harmonica for the glory of God. He was alive when Robert Johnson (born May 8, 1911) strolled to the junction of Highway 61 and Route 49, the crossroad where, legend has it, Johnson traded the ...

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  14. Injustice as Inspiration: Max Gomez at the Westhampton Beach Performing Arts CenterRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2014 | Sag Harbor Online

    ... solely doing a "blues or country kind of thing." "The blues has been a major influence, the old recordings of Robert Johnson, which I think kind of started American music in the way that we know it, even today," he said of the Mississippi Delta ...

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  15. Detroit's Elder Wilson at 103: Still preaching, playing gospel harmonicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2014 | Detroit News

    ... where the elder still preaches occasionally and plays the harmonica for the glory of God. He was alive when Robert Johnson (born May 8, 1911) strolled to the junction of Highway 61 and Route 49, the crossroad where, legend has it, Johnson traded the ...

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  16. Busy spring lineup at White Horse Black MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2014 | Asheville Citizen-Times

    ... and teaching schedule, he has also transcribed the original recordings of influential delta bluesman Robert Johnson and produced an accompanying instructional DVD. He's also an instructor for the Swannanoa Gathering music camps at Warren Wilson ...

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  17. MUSIC: Big Head Todd & the Monsters dive deeper into the bluesRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2014 | Kitsap Sun

    ... deepening knowledge and understanding of blues. The change can be traced back to a 2011 album, "100 Years Of Robert Johnson," an album on which Big Head Todd & The Monsters collaborated with blues legends David "Honeyboy" Edwards and Hubert Sumlin ...

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  18. Read "Robert Johnson: King of the Delta Blues Singers Vol I & II"Read the original story

    Mar 22, 2014 | All About Jazz

    For many, he is the greatest blues man of all time, certainly the most well regarded by modern popular culture.

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  19. Edinburgh Blues Club launch - Voodoo Rooms, EdinburghRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | Music-News.com

    ... combined fretwork. Fraser John Lindsay & his band is a Glasgow-based outfit, interpreting blues classics (Robert Johnson, Freddie King, Howlin' Wolf and T-Bone Walker etc.) in their own unique style. To see them play live is a truly energetic and ...

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  20. One Mo' timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2014 | Daily Record

    ... Mo.' It was distinguished by original tunes steeped in the country blues tradition; he even covered songs by Robert Johnson, arguably the king of Delta blues. That was a formula Keb' Mo' followed for most of the next two decades. But then came his ...

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