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Junior Wells

Junior Wells
Born: Dec 9, 1934 in Memphis, TN
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Died: Jan 15, 1998 in Chicago, IL
Genre: Blues
Biography: He was one bad dude, strutting across the stage like a harp-toting gangster, mesmerizing the crowd with his tough-guy antics and rib-sticking Chicago blues attack. Amazingly, Junior Wells kept at precisely this sort of thing for over 40 years; he was an active performer from the dawn of the '50s until ...Read full biography
Come On In This House
Released: 1997
Label: Telarc
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Junior Wells' penchant for clowning around sometimes conflicts with his craftsmanship, but he's all business on Come on in This House, his most unadulterated blues record since his highly acclaimed Hoodoo ...Read full review
Hoodoo Man Blues
Released: 1965
Label: Delmark Records
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