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Long John Baldry

Long John Baldry
Born: Jan 12, 1941 in England
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Died: Jul 21, 2005 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Cana
Genre: Blues, Pop/Rock
Biography: Like Cliff Richard, Chris Farlowe, Slade, Blur, and eel pie, Long John Baldry is one of those peculiarly British phenomena that doggedly resists American translation. As a historical figure, he has undeniable importance. When he began singing as a teenager in the 1950s, he was one of the first British ...Read full biography
Long John's Blues
Released: 1964
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One of the unsung jewels of the British R&B scene, Long John's Blues is, astonishingly, the sole surviving document of what was, at one point, among the most exciting live acts on the entire circuit. ...Read full review
Everything Stops for Tea
Released: 1972
Label: Warner Bros.
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Like its companion It Ain't Easy, the second half of Long John Baldry's early-'70s comeback Everything Stops for Tea initially attracted the most attention via its producers, former Baldry sidemen Elton ...Read full review