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Last of original Hill Country Deep Bluesmen

HILL COUNTRY BLUESMAN ~ Robert Wolfman Belfour

ROBERT WOLFMAN BELFOUR

Robert “Wolfman” Belfour (September 11, 1940 – February 24, 2015) was an Americanbluesmusician. He was born in Red Banks, Mississippi.[1] When he was a child, his father, Grant Belfour, taught him to play the guitar, and he continued his tutelage in the blues from the musicians Otha Turner, R. L. Burnside, and Junior Kimbrough. Kimbrough, in particular, had a profound influence on him. His music was rooted in Mississippi hill country traditions, in contrast to Delta blues. His playing was characterized by a percussive attack and alternate tunings.[2]

 

Robert Wolfman Belfour

Deep Hill Country Bluesman

MAY HIS SOUL BE BLESSED … R.I.P.

Robert Wolfman Belfour

ROBERT Wolfman BELFOUR

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LEO BUD WELCH has left us –

LEO BUD WELCH

SUPERSTAR LEO BUD WELCH BEGAN HIS INTERNATIONAL BLUES CAREER AT AGE 80! TRAVELED THE WORLD PERFORMING -WINNER OF AWARDS -RECORDED TWO ALBUMS WAS WORKING ON HIS THIRD.   ~ I MET HIM AT THE CLARKSDALE JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL SEVERAL YEARS AGO AND CONTINUED TO ATTEND EACH YEAR BECAUSE OF LEO PERFORMING  ~ He passed Dec. 20 2018 at home. 

LEO BUD WELCH – 85 year old Bluesman ~

LEO BUD WELCH

 

LEO BUD WELCH ~ 83 yr. old Super Star.

 

L.C. ULMER ~ Delta Bluesman

I FELT BLESSED TO SPEND TIME WITH LC – INVITED TO HIS HOME – WROTE TO EACH OTHER – SPOKE ON THE PHONE   ~ He played 12 instruments, traveled much performing, a gifted talented and spiritual man who quoted the Bible. He is missed and ALWAYS remembered. 

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The LAST of the BENTONIA BLUESMEN ~ JIMMY Duck HOLMES

JIMMY DUCK HOLMES

 

JIMMY DUCK HOLMES in his BLUE FRONT CAFE Juke. JIMMYY DUCK HOLMES

JIMMY DUCK HOLMES in front of his BLUE FRONT CAFE

JIMMY DUCK HOLMES in front of his BLUE FRONT CAFE

JIMMY DUCK HOLMES

JIMMY DUCK HOLMES

JIMMY DUCK HOLMES

JIMMY DUCK HOLMES

Jimmy DUCK Holmes NOW has DICK WATERMAN as his manager as well as his OWN Record Label via Michael Schultze 2016/2017 and beyond.

BLUES BLUES BLUES

HIS BLUE FRONT CAFE, IN BENTONIA MISSISSIPPI, WAS BUILT BY HIS PARENTS in 1948 ` jimmy, the youngest of 14, learned from JACK OWENS ‘BENTONIA STYLE’  BLUES ~ 

JIMMYY DUCK HOLMES JIMMYY DUCK HOLMES – this photo has been ‘EXPLORED’ at #23 ~

JIMMY DUCK HOLMES in his BLUE FRONT CAFE Juke. JIMMY DUCK HOLMES in his BLUE FRONT CAFE Juke.

JIMMY DUCK HOLMES JIMMY DUCK HOLMES

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