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Wednesday, November 7, 2012

#572: 1959, Sonny Boy Williamson II, Keep It To Yourself

November 7, 2012

To celebrate Barack Obama’s re-election yesterday, a song from his home city’s greatest contribution to music, Chicago Blues.  Sonny Boy Williamson II was probably the greatest harmonica player that has ever lived, and as dapper as they came, with his hat and brolly. He was, like Muddy Waters and Howlin’ Wolf, and so many others, […]

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