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Little Walter - Just A Feeling: Chess Sides 1952-1962

Little Walter - Just A Feeling: Chess Sides

This song is the bomb. Makes me want to break out my own harmonica.

Little Walter - Mellow Down Easy

Odetta, also known as Odetta Holmes

Odetta Holmes was a singer, actress, guitarist, songwriter, and a civil and human rights activist.

juke joint

African American migratory workers by a "juke joint". Belle Glade, Florida, February Reproduction from color slide. Photo by Marion Post Wolcott. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress

Little Walter, born Marion Walter Jacobs, a blues harmonica player, whose revolutionary approach to his instrument has earned him comparisons to Charlie Parker and Jimi Hendrix, for innovation and impact on succeeding generations. Along with Willie Dixon played on many of the Chess/Checker recordings of the 50's by many artist including Muddy Waters and Jimmy Reed. 1930-1968

Little Walter, born Marion Walter Jacobs (May 1930 – February was an American blues musician and singer, whose revolutionary approach to the harmonica earned him comparisons to Charlie Parker and Jimi Hendrix

Little Walter Obituary from Jet Magazine – March 1968 (Courtesy of Scott Dirks)

The late Little Walter came into this world to forever expand the boundaries of the blues harmonica. His stirring use of tone, phrasing, and dynamics is to this day unequalled.

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Howlin' Wolf..... So much character in that face.

The incomparable Howlin' Wolf. At a time when many black artists were cheated or exploited he managed his money so prudently he was able to provide his band health insurance--unheard of at the time!

Thelonius Monk

Thelonious Monk - American jazz pianist and composer, considered one of the giants of American music. Photo by Herb Snitzer

T-Bone Walker - Photo by Willa Davis. T-Bone Walker was born Aaron Thibeaux Walker in Linden, Texas on May 28th, 1910. Happy Birthday, T-Bon...

T-Bone Walker - Photo by Willa Davis. T-Bone Walker was born Aaron Thibeaux Walker in Linden, Texas on May Happy Birthday, T-Bone Walker! [Listen & Watch T-Bone Walker perform “Call It.

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