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Adam Fredric Duritz (born August 1, 1964) is an American musician, songwriter, record producer, and film producer.
Arthur James "Art" Evans (born March 27, 1942) is an American actor who has made multiple film and television program appearances over the span of three decades.
Arthur Charles "Art" Laibly (April 17, 1894 – October 30, 1971) was an American record producer and sales manager.
Arthur William "Big Boy" Crudup (August 24, 1905 – March 28, 1974) was an American Delta blues singer, songwriter and guitarist.
Artificial intelligence (AI, also machine intelligence, MI) is intelligence demonstrated by machines, in contrast to the natural intelligence (NI) displayed by humans and other animals.
August and Everything After is the debut studio album by American rock band Counting Crows, released September 14, 1993 on Geffen Records.
Autograph Records was an American record label in the 1920s owned by Marsh Laboratories of Chicago, Illinois, which was owned by Orlando R. Marsh, an electrical engineer.
Riley B. King (September 16, 1925 – May 14, 2015), known professionally as B.B. King, was an American blues singer, electric guitarist, songwriter, and record producer.
Robert Hicks, better known as Barbecue Bob (September 11, 1902 – October 21, 1931), was an early American Piedmont blues musician.
Birth of the Dead is a two-CD compilation album chronicling the early years of the San Francisco psychedelic band the Grateful Dead.
Black Snake Moan is a 2006 American drama film written and directed by Craig Brewer, and starring Samuel L. Jackson, Christina Ricci, and Justin Timberlake.
Arthur "Blind" Blake (1896 – December 1, 1934) was an American blues and ragtime singer and guitarist.
Blues is a music genre and musical form originated by African Americans in the Deep South of the United States around the end of the 19th century.
The Blues Hall of Fame is a music museum located in Memphis, Tennessee.
Bob Dylan (born Robert Allen Zimmerman, May 24, 1941) is an American singer-songwriter, author, and painter who has been an influential figure in popular music and culture for more than five decades.
Bob Dylan is the debut studio album by American singer-songwriter Bob Dylan, released on March 19, 1962 by Columbia Records.
Booker T. Washington "Bukka" White (November 12, 1906 or 1909February 26, 1977) was an African-American Delta blues guitarist and singer.
Carl Lee Perkins (April 9, 1932 – January 19, 1998)Pareles. was an American singer-songwriter who recorded most notably at the Sun Studio, in Memphis, beginning in 1954.
Charley Patton (died April 28, 1934), also known as Charlie Patton, was an American Delta blues musician.
Cheech & Chong are a Grammy Award–winning comedy duo consisting of Richard "Cheech" Marin and Tommy Chong who found a wide audience in the 1970s and 1980s for their stand-up routines, studio recordings, and feature films, which were based on the hippie and free love era, and especially drug and counterculture movements, most notably their love for cannabis.
Cheech And Chong is the 1971 self-titled debut album of Cheech & Chong, produced by Lou Adler.
Chester Burton "Chet" Atkins (June 20, 1924 – June 30, 2001), known as "Mr.
Chicago, officially the City of Chicago, is the third most populous city in the United States, after New York City and Los Angeles.
Conscription in the United States, commonly known as the draft, has been employed by the federal government of the United States in five conflicts: the American Revolution, the American Civil War, World War I, World War II, and the Cold War (including both the Korean War and the Vietnam War).
Corey Harris (born February 21, 1969; Denver, Colorado) is an American blues and reggae musician, currently residing in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Counting Crows is an American rock band from Berkeley, California, formed in 1991.
Country blues (also folk blues, rural blues, backwoods blues, or downhome blues) is acoustic, mainly guitar-driven forms of the blues, that mixes blues elements with characteristics of country and folk.
Coutchman (sometimes spelled Couchman) is a ghost town in northern Freestone County, Texas, United States, some 4 miles southwest of Streetman off of Texas Farm to Market Road 246, near CR 994 and CR 995.
Dallas is a city in the U.S. state of Texas.
Deep Ellum is a neighborhood composed largely of arts and entertainment venues near downtown in East Dallas, Texas.
Diamanda Galás (born August 29, 1955) is a Greek-American avant-garde dramatic soprano, composer, pianist, organist, performance artist, and painter.
East Texas is a distinct cultural, geographic and ecological area in the U.S. state of Texas.
The East Texas Historical Association is an organization of professional historians and interested laypersons dedicated to the preservation of the overall history of East Texas, generally defined as that portion of the state east of Interstate 35.
Elvis Aaron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977) was an American singer and actor.
Fallout: New Vegas is a post-apocalyptic action role-playing video game.
Fort Worth is the 15th-largest city in the United States and the fifth-largest city in the state of Texas.
Freestone County is a county located in the east central part of the U.S. state of Texas.
Frog Records is a UK based reissue record label, specializing in re-mastering classic jazz, blues, and jug band music.
Walter E. "Furry" Lewis (March 6, 1893 or 1899 – September 14, 1981) was an American country blues guitarist and songwriter from Memphis, Tennessee.
Gary Edward "Garrison" Keillor (born August 7, 1942) is an American author, storyteller, humorist, voice actor, and radio personality.
Geoff Muldaur (born August 12, 1943, Pelham, New York, United States) is an American musician.
Get Out of My Room is an album and short-form video featuring comedians Cheech & Chong, released in 1985.
Gordon Roger Alexander Buchanan Parks (November 30, 1912 – March 7, 2006) was an American photographer, musician, writer and film director, who became prominent in U.S. documentary photojournalism in the 1940s through 1970s—particularly in issues of civil rights, poverty and African-Americans—and in glamour photography.
Gospel music is a genre of Christian music.
The Grateful Dead was an American rock band formed in 1965 in Palo Alto, California.
A honky-tonk (also called honkatonk, honkey-tonk, or tonk) is both a bar that provides country music for the entertainment of its patrons and the style of music played in such establishments.
In Concert is a live album by the American folk music trio Peter, Paul & Mary, released in 1964 (see 1964 in music).
Jay Mayo "Ink" Williams (September 25, 1894 – January 2, 1980) was a pioneering African-American producer of recorded blues music.
Jerome John Garcia (August 1, 1942 – August 9, 1995) was an American singer-songwriter and guitarist, best known for his work as the lead guitarist and as a vocalist with the band Grateful Dead, which came to prominence during the counterculture era in the 1960s.
John Kahn (June 13, 1947 – May 30, 1996) was an American electric and acoustic bassist.
John Paul Hammond (born November 13, 1942, New York City) is an American singer and musician.
Johnson City is a city in Washington, Carter, and Sullivan counties in the U.S. state of Tennessee, with most of the city being in Washington County.
Kelly Joe Phelps (born October 5, 1959, Sumner, Washington, United States) is an American musician and songwriter.
Keystone Encores is an album by Merl Saunders, Jerry Garcia, John Kahn, and Bill Vitt.
King Solomon Hill is the name assigned to a blues singer and guitarist who recorded a handful of songs in 1932.
Laibach is a Slovenian avant-garde music group associated with the industrial, martial, and neo-classical genres.
Huddie William Ledbetter (January 20, 1888 – December 6, 1949) was an American folk and blues musician notable for his strong vocals, virtuosity on the twelve-string guitar, and the folk standards he introduced.
Leadbelly is a 1976 film chronicling the life of folk singer Huddie William Ledbetter (better known as "Lead Belly").
Lena Corinne "Lee" Morse (November 30, 1897 – December 16, 1954) was an American jazz and blues singer-songwriter, guitarist, and actress.
Samuel John "Lightnin'" Hopkins (March 15, 1912 – January 30, 1982) was an American country blues singer, songwriter, guitarist, and occasional pianist, from Centerville, Texas.
The following list of nicknames of blues musicians complements the existing list of blues musicians by referring to their nicknames, stage names and pseudonyms, thereby helping to clarify possible confusion arising over artists with similar or the same nicknames.
Lord, I Want to Be a Christian is an African American spiritual.
"Ma" Rainey (born Gertrude Pridgett, September 1882 or April 26, 1886 – December 22, 1939) was one of the earliest African-American professional blues singers and one of the first generation of blues singers to record.
Masked and Anonymous is a 2003 drama film directed by Larry Charles.
"Matchbox" is a rockabilly song recorded by Carl Perkins in December 1956.
McFarland & Company, Inc. is an independent book publisher based in Jefferson, North Carolina that specializes in academic and reference works, as well as general interest adult nonfiction.
Merl Saunders (February 14, 1934 – October 24, 2008) was an American multi-genre musician who played piano and keyboards, favoring the Hammond B-3 console organ.
Moonshine was originally a slang term for high-proof distilled spirits usually produced illicitly, without government authorization.
Myocarditis, also known as inflammatory cardiomyopathy, is inflammation of the heart muscle.
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds are an Australian rock band formed in Melbourne in 1983 by vocalist Nick Cave, multi-instrumentalist Mick Harvey and guitarist Blixa Bargeld.
Okeh Records is an American record label founded by the Otto Heinemann Phonograph Corporation, a phonograph supplier established in 1916, which branched out into phonograph records in 1918.
One Kind Favor is B.B. King's 42nd and final studio album.
In music, an ostinato (derived from Italian: stubborn, compare English, from Latin: 'obstinate') is a motif or phrase that persistently repeats in the same musical voice, frequently at the same pitch.
Paramount Records was an American record label known for its recordings of jazz and blues in the 1920s and early 1930s, including such artists as Ma Rainey and Blind Lemon Jefferson.
Patrick Donohue (born April 28, 1953) is an American fingerstyle guitarist born in St. Paul, Minnesota.
Peter, Paul and Mary was an American folk group formed in New York City in 1961, during the American folk music revival phenomenon.
Phish is an American rock band that was founded at the University of Vermont in Burlington, Vermont in 1983.
A phonograph record (also known as a gramophone record, especially in British English, or record) is an analog sound storage medium in the form of a flat disc with an inscribed, modulated spiral groove.
Prostitution is the business or practice of engaging in sexual activity in exchange for payment.
Rock and roll (often written as rock & roll or rock 'n' roll) is a genre of popular music that originated and evolved in the United States during the late 1940s and early 1950sJim Dawson and Steve Propes, What Was the First Rock'n'Roll Record (1992),.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, located on the shore of Lake Erie in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, recognizes and archives the history of the best-known and most influential artists, producers, engineers, and other notable figures who have had some major influence on the development of rock and roll.
Rockabilly is one of the earliest styles of rock and roll music, dating back to the early 1950s in the United States, especially the South.
Roll Away the Stone is an album by American blues singer and guitarist Kelly Joe Phelps, released in 1997.
Samuel Barclay Charters IV (August 1, 1929 – March 18, 2015) was an American music historian, writer, record producer, musician, and poet.
Sara Martin (June 18, 1884 – May 24, 1955) was an American blues singer, in her time one of the most popular of the classic blues singers.
"See That My Grave Is Kept Clean" is a song recorded by American blues musician Blind Lemon Jefferson in two slightly differing versions in October 1927 and February 1928 that became "one of his most famous compositions".
Sharecropping is a form of agriculture in which a landowner allows a tenant to use the land in return for a share of the crops produced on their portion of land.
Spectre is eighth studio album by Laibach.
Still Smokin is a 1983 American comedy film by Cheech and Chong.
Street performance or busking is the act of performing in public places for gratuities.
Streetman is a town in Freestone and Navarro counties in the U.S. state of Texas.
Aaron Thibeaux "T-Bone" Walker (May 28, 1910 – March 16, 1975) was an American blues guitarist, singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, who was a pioneer and innovator of the jump blues and electric blues sound.
Texas blues is a style of blues music.
The Texas State Historical Association (TSHA) is a non-profit educational organization, dedicated to documenting the history of Texas.
"That Black Snake Moan" is a song written and recorded by American country blues musician Blind Lemon Jefferson.
"That's All Right" is a song written and originally performed by blues singer Arthur Crudup.
The Beatles were an English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1960.
The Firstborn Is Dead is the second studio album released by the post-punk band Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds.
The Secret Handshake was an American electronica/soul musical project by self-taught musician Luis Dubuc, who sings and plays all instruments on the band's studio albums, including guitar, synthesizer, piano, percussion, and sound effects which he creates on his computer.
The Singer is an album by Diamanda Galás released in 1992, largely featuring her versions of classic blues and gospel songs.
The University of North Texas Press (or UNT Press), founded in 1987, is a university press that is part of the University of North Texas.
Visual impairment, also known as vision impairment or vision loss, is a decreased ability to see to a degree that causes problems not fixable by usual means, such as glasses.
The West Texas Historical Association is an organization of both academics and laypersons dedicated to the preservation and dissemination of the total history of West Texas, loosely defined geographically as all Texas counties and portions of counties located west of Interstate 35.
William Ezell (December 23, 1892 – August 2, 1963), was an American blues, jazz, ragtime and boogie-woogie pianist and occasional singer, who was also billed as Will Ezell.
Yarbrough and Peoples was an American urban contemporary duo from Dallas, Texas.
The Twelfth United States Census, conducted by the Census Office on June 1, 1900, determined the resident population of the United States to be 76,212,168, an increase of 21.0 percent over the 62,979,766 persons enumerated during the 1890 Census.
The Thirteenth United States Census, conducted by the Census Bureau on April 15, 1910, determined the resident population of the United States to be 92,228,496, an increase of 21.0 percent over the 76,212,168 persons enumerated during the 1900 Census.
The Fourteenth United States Census, conducted by the Census Bureau one month from January 5, 1920, determined the resident population of the United States to be 106,021,537, an increase of 15.0 percent over the 92,228,496 persons enumerated during the 1910 Census.