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David HONEYBOY Edwards

HONEYBOYDescribing his Bluesman life: ” On Saturday, somebody like me or Robert Johnson would go into one of these little towns, play for nickels and dimes. And sometimes, you know, you could be playin’ and have such a big crowd that it would block the whole street. Then the police would come around, and then I’d go to another town and where I could play at. “

Honeyboy

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David HONEYBOY Edwards. SCROLL for more photos/music

HUBERT SUMLIN plays the BLUES

sheindie:

HUBERT SUMLIN should be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
HOWLIN’ WOLF was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame! ~

Originally posted on BLUES BLUES BLUES:

DSCN4810RSCN5265 (3)HUBERT SUMLIN ALL Photos COPYRIGHT SHEIN DIE ~ All Rights ReservedHUBERT!!

HUBERT SUMLINhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I3qt-qcSjxA&list=RDuljcbObxSOQ

He played with HOWLIN’ WOLF, he carved out a long career on his own ~ The Rolling Stones, Clapton et al learned from him!! ~  I met and spent a small amount of time with The Great  Hubert Sumlin 2 months before he passed … it was at The King Biscuit Blues Festival ~ Helena AR  … he played the Main Stage!  man, was he awesome!!!  - a kind, gentle, spiritual, talented and wonderful man. R.I.P.

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sheindie:

SEARCHING FOR WILLIE BROWN : Willie LEE Brown and Charlie Patton grew up and worked on Dockery Farms ~ (Plantation) ~ Willie learned guitar playing from Charlie and became a better player! … When Son House got out of Parchman Farms (prison) and went on out to Lula ~ he met Willie Brown.. the 2 of them played together up in Robinsonville where Robert Johnson would go to watch them play. Willie Lee Brown and Charlie Patton are the Co-Founders of THE DELTA BLUES.

Originally posted on BLUES BLUES BLUES:

THE Willie Lee Brown ~ friend and traveler of Son House and Charlie Patton

SEARCHING FOR WILLIE LEE BROWN ~ and I found him!!! CLICK ON PHOTO – He is, with Charlie Patton,  FOUNDING FATHER OF THE DELTA BLUES

WILLIE LEE BROWN LAYS IN REST BEYOND THIS CHURCH

PRICHARD, MS

ALL Photos COPYRIGHT SHEIN DIE ~ All Rights Reserved ~ WILLIE LEE BROWN’s church ~Click on photo

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THE Willie Lee Brown of DELTA BLUES legend~ beyond this Church (above)
Prichard, MS
Thanks to Morris and Ronnie ~ I found the last resting place of the man who learned and played with Charlie Patton, and traveled/played with Son House!! R.I.P. – Scroll for more!


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Willie can be heard in background … he is NOT the one singing

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sheindie:

AUTHENTIC DELTA/MISSISSIPPI BLUESMEN~

Originally posted on BLUES BLUES BLUES:

owner of GIP'S PLACE

GIP GIPSON

SUN HOUSE STUDIOS

JOE AYERS and JOHN HOLMES

BIG T

BIG T

EDDIE CUSIC

EDDIE CUSIC

SON HOUSE describing how he feels when Willie Lee Brown died: ”
“Well, a couple of weeks after I got back to Rochester, I got a telegram from his girl that Willie was dead. I said, “Well, sir. All my boys are gone” That was when I stopped playing. After he died, I just decided I wouldn’t fool with playing any more. I don’t even know what I did with the guitar.”

   BLUES BLUES BLUES
Shein Die’s BLUES ADVENTURES ~
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PHOTOGRAPHS FROM THE DELTA

sheindie:

THERE ARE SO MANY FESTIVALS AND EVENTS THROUGHOUT THE DELTA~ The Clarksdale, MS Juke Joint Festival 2014 just ended and MAN, WAS IT A BLAST!!!! :)

near Hopson Plantation

SHACK UP INN plus BOTTLE TREE to ward off Evil Spirits

 

Originally posted on BLUES BLUES BLUES:

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GOING TO STOVALL

GOING TO STOVALL

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BLUE FRONT CAFE

BLUE FRONT CAFE

BLUE FRONT CAFE

BLUE FRONT CAFE

Tunica ~ Robert Johnson’s Original Marriage Certificate to Virginia is in this building~

AVALON, MS

AVALON, MS ~ across from the Valley Store

JEFF KONKEL

JEFF KONKEL ~

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Broke-Hungry-Records/55779923913

http://www.brokeandhungryrecords.com/

BLUE BISCUIT

BLUE BISCUIT ~ Indianola (near B B King Museum) … outstanding eats

PAT THOMAS

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THIS is the plantation where THE Robert Johnson of legend grew up.

DSCN7880-3Stan Street AND 81 year old BLUESMAN, Leo Bud Welch ~

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Cat Head Delta Blues and Folk Art store

Your FIRST STOP in CLARKSDALE, MS

JUKIN' AT THE JUKE IN THE DELTA

JUKIN’ AT THE JUKE IN THE DELTA

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CHARLIE PATTON/ asie payton

sheindie:

CHARLIE PATTON – The Founder of the Delta Blues: He, and Asie Payton, lay in rest in the same cemetery.

Originally posted on BLUES BLUES BLUES:

Searching for CHARLIE PATTON

LOOKING FOR CHARLIE PATTON

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yGsAh2jx6JA

CHARLIE PATTON: FOUNDER of the DELTA BLUES

ASIE PAYTON IS ALSO BURIED IN THIS CEMETERY: 

Thanks HOUDINI for uploading this video

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L C ULMER

I did add – today – photographs of Mr. L C Ulmer –  the JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL ’14 Clarksdale, MS

This 80 plus year old Bluesman plays 12 Instruments, composes, sings and performs regularly at Festivals and Clubs

This 80 plus year old Bluesman plays 12 Instruments, composes, sings and performs regularly at Festivals and Clubs

JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL 2014 ~ Clarksdale, Mississippi

JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL 2014 ~ Clarksdale, Mississippi

L C ULMER

During the Clarksdale, MS JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL 2014, L C ULMER stopped in to the Blues Music Store to relax and check out a guitar … I was one of the lucky persons who came in and got a free performance ~ LUCKY ME, for sure!!!