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Mitch Kashmar - 95% match to Sugar Ray & The Bluetones

Genres: Blues
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Charlie McCoy - 90% match to Sugar Ray & The Bluetones

Genres: Blues Christian & Gospel Country & Bluegrass Holiday & Seasonal
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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William Clarke - 81% match to Sugar Ray & The Bluetones

Genres: Blues
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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29 March 1951, Inglewood, California, USA, d. 2 November 1996, Torrence, California, USA. Clarke began playing harmonica at the age of 16, inspired by the records of Junior Wells and Walter Horton. He turned professional two years later, and by the late 70s had become a well-respected harmonica player and singer on the Los Angeles blues scene. He associated with Smokey Wilso Read more

Johnny Dyer - 78% match to Sugar Ray & The Bluetones

Genres: Blues
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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1938, Rolling Fork, Mississippi, USA. Dyer took up the harmonica when he was seven and as a teenager sat in with Smokey Wilson in a local club. He moved to Los Angeles in January 1958 and formed his own band, the Blue Notes, backing visitors such as J.B. Hutto, Jimmy Reed and Jimmy Rogers. He later formed a duo with George Smith, at that time still working as Little Walter J Read more

Rod Piazza - 76% match to Sugar Ray & The Bluetones

Genres: Blues
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Billy Boy Arnold - 74% match to Sugar Ray & The Bluetones

Genres: Blues
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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16 September 1935, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Arnold first played blues harmonica with Bo Diddley’s group in 1950 and became a well-known figure in Chicago blues throughout the following two decades. Among those he accompanied were Johnny Shines and Otis Rush. With a serviceable singing voice and a harmonica style influenced by John Lee ‘Sonny Boy’ Williamson, Ar Read more

Mississippi Heat - 74% match to Sugar Ray & The Bluetones

Genres: Blues
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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Formed in Chicago, Illinois, USA, in 1992, Mississippi Heat quickly built up its popularity on the local blues club scene. The original personnel was led by Belgian-born Pierre Lacocque (harmonica), and comprised Billy Flynn (guitar), James Wheeler (guitar), Bob Stroger (bass), and Robert Covington (Robert Lee Travis, 13 December 1941, Yazoo City, Mississippi, USA, d. 17 Jan Read more

Cephas & Wiggins - 66% match to Sugar Ray & The Bluetones

Genres: Blues
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Junior Wells - 63% match to Sugar Ray & The Bluetones

Genres: Blues Music Videos & Concerts
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Amos Blakemore, 9 December 1934, Memphis, Tennessee, USA, d. 15 January 1998, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Having eschewed parental pressure to pursue a career in gospel music, Wells began playing harmonica on the streets of west Memphis, inspired by local heroes Howlin’ Wolf and Junior Parker. Having followed his mother to Chicago in 1946, the young musician won the respect Read more

Snooky Pryor - 57% match to Sugar Ray & The Bluetones

Genres: Blues
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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James Edward Pryor, 15 September 1921, Lambert, Mississippi, USA, d. 18 October 2006. As a child Pryor became drawn to the harmonica after watching an albino player, John Blissett, together with his friend Jimmy Rogers. When he was 13 he saw Rice Miller (Sonny Boy Williamson number 2) play. After settling in Chicago in 1945 after US Army service, Pryor joined the Maxwell Str Read more

Terry McMillan - 54% match to Sugar Ray & The Bluetones

Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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Terry Lee McMillan, 12 October 1953, Lexington, North Carolina, USA, d. 2 February 2007, Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, USA. The son of alcoholic parents, McMillan suffered a miserable childhood owing to the family being continually forced to move. In 1960, he began to play drums but soon turned to piano and harmonica. In 1973, he joined Eddy Raven’s band in Nashville until 1 Read more

Sonny Terry - 53% match to Sugar Ray & The Bluetones

Genres: Blues
Decades Active: 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Saunders Terrell, 24 October 1911, Greensboro, North Carolina, USA, d. 12 March 1986, New York City, New York, USA. By the age of 16, Sonny Terry was virtually blind following two accidents, which encouraged his concentration on music. After his father’s death, Terry worked on medicine shows, and around 1937 teamed up with Blind Boy Fuller, moving to Durham, North Carol Read more


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