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New Book Offers Information on Georgia’s Blues Musicians

New Book Offers Information on Georgia’s Blues Musicians

Marietta-based author Rhetta Akamatsu has written an overview of blues music and musicians in Georgia. Southern Crossroads: Georgia Blues offers succinct profiles of a far-ranging assortment of the state’s blues figures, from the earliest known artists such as Blind Willie ...

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Francine Reed Shines with Lyle Lovett on Letterman

Francine Reed Shines with Lyle Lovett on Letterman
Edward Zeltser

Beloved Atlanta-based blues singer Francine Reed appeared with Lyle Lovett and His Large Band in a very featured (and characteristically sassy) manner on The Late Show with David Letterman on Aug. 25th. Reed and Lovett traded verses and harmonized on ...

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