A few years ago I noticed a trend that seemed to be growing steadily in the indie-rock music business. No, it wasn't overproduced pop garbage and it wasn't boy bands or skinny jeans or trucker hats. It was beards. Beards everywhere. Everyone seemed to have one. It was almost as if you couldn't be taken seriously as a musician if you didn't have a Rock-Beard. For awhile, everyone was just unshaven with two or three days growth and that was the style, but something changed in each musician and…
Kansas Joe et Memphis Minnie
Kansas Joe et Memphis Minnie, dessin pour le portfolio "Beloved Music Makers of Days Gone By", Alex Wood, 1999. "The Record Cover Collection", de Robert Crumb, éd. Cornelius, novembre 2011.
Blind Boy Fuller: His Life, Recording Sessions, and Welfare Records
This in-depth account of the life and music of the famous Piedmont bluesman includes never-before-published first-hand accounts.
Aural Fixation- Gavin B.'s Music Blog
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Show Me What You Got - Mississippi Sheiks | Songs, Reviews, Credits | AllMusic
Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Show Me What You Got - Mississippi Sheiks on AllMusic - 1999 - An excellent compilation of some of the…
Sam Collins (August 11, 1887 – October 20, 1949) who was sometimes known as Crying Sam Collins and also, according to one authoritative website, as Jim Foster, Jelly Roll Hunter, Big Boy Woods, Bunny Carter, and Salty Dog Sam, was an early blues singer and guitarist. Other than this sketch, there is no actual pictures of the man...