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Bill Perry

Bill Perry
Born: Dec 25, 1957 in Chester, NY
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Died: Jul 17, 2007 in Chester, NY
Genre: Blues
Biography: Veteran guitarist, singer, and songwriter Bill Perry was one of the most inventive storytellers in the modern blues idiom, yet sadly, he passed away from a heart attack in the summer of 2007. He was 50. He burst upon the national blues touring circuit in the mid-'90s with the short-lived Point Blank/Virgin ...Read full biography
Love Scars
Released: 1996
Label: Virgin
Critics' Rating:
Love Scars is an impressive debut from Bill Perry, a singer-songwriter that fuses '70s folk with blues. Perry occasionally can sound too earnest -- which could be expected from a former supporting musician ...Read full review
Released: 1998
Label: Point Blank
Critics' Rating:
On his second album, Greycourtlightning, Bill Perry stakes out new territory by delivering a tight, focused effort where the songs are fleshed out by other instruments as much as his guitar. Perry's songs ...Read full review
More Bill Perry albums: Main Albums (11)
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