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9 Comments on " Key To The Highway - Robert Richard, James ;Rabbit; Johnson - Banty Rooster Blues (Vinyl, LP) "

  • Robert Johnson was born in Hazlehurst, Mississippi, on May 8, When he was seven, Robert was sent south to Robinsonville, where his mother - estranged from Robert's father - now lived. Robert took to music in his early teens. In , he met Son House, although he failed to impress him/5(5).
  • Apr 17,  · Career Highlights. Musician Robert Johnson was born on May 8, , in Hazlehurst, Mississippi. A singer and guitarist, Johnson is considered to be one of the greatest blues .
  • As an insight into Johnson, this album is therefore hit-and-miss. As an insight into the historical development of John Hammond in 'reading' Johnson, it is excellent. His commitment to Robert Johnson (and the blues more generally), irrespective of trends and commercial success, is therefore well documented on 'At The Crossroads'. Seek this one out/5(7).
  • They are the grandchildren of legendary Mississippi blues artist Robert Johnson. On June 13, , Claud Johnson – the father of Michael Johnson and the son of legendary bluesman Robert Johnson – entered into a contingency fee contract with attorney James “Jim” Kitchens. Mr. Kitchens is currently a Mississippi Supreme Court Justice.
  • Sep 24,  · Key To the Highway. Skip James - Hard Times Killing Floor Blues, American Folk and Blues Festival, Cologne Oct. 9, - Duration: Ramblin' Bob , views.
  • Jun 03,  · Robert Johnson, We Heard You All Wrong: Blog Of The Nation Apparently, we've been hearing the recordings of the King of the Delta Blues, Robert Johnson, at the wrong speed all this time.
  • Johnson also loved to read, according to my interview with his common-law stepson, Robert Jr. Lockwood, for The Language of the Blues: From Alcorub to Zuzu "Johnson lived with my mother [Estella Coleman] common law for about eight, nine years," said Lockwood, who was born in in Turkey Scratch, Arkansas, making him 90 when we talked in
  • Robert Richard, James "Rabbit" Johnson ‎– Banty Rooster Blues Label: Barrelhouse Records ‎– BH , Barrelhouse Records ‎– BH/5(1).
  • Oct 23,  · Steven Johnson, Robert’s grandson and vice president of the Robert Johnson Blues Foundation, says he first became aware of some of his grandfather’s mythology when he was a .