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Popa Chubby

Popa Chubby
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Genre: Blues
Biography: Born Ted Horowitz in the Bronx, New York, Popa Chubby was the son of a candy store owner. At 13, Chubby began playing drums; shortly thereafter, he discovered the music of the Rolling Stones and began playing guitar. Although he grew up in the 1970s, Chubby took his cue from artists of the '60s, including ...Read full biography
The Good The Bad And The Chubby
Released: 2002
Label: Blind Pig Records
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Against all odds, Popa Chubby has turned into a distinctive, strong modern bluesman. He's still saddled with that ridiculous name, which makes it hard to take him seriously, and he has a tendency to indulge ...Read full review
Stealing The Devil's Guitar
Released: 2006
Label: Blind Pig Records
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Nothing if not prolific (this is Popa Chubby's sixth set of original material in six years), the New York City-based guitarist nonetheless scores with fresh, often inspired material on this outing, Stealing ...Read full review