Bluesman Johnnie Temple cut dozens of sides for Decca, including several with famous Chicago jazz band the Harlem Hamfats.
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The Secret History of Chicago Music: Ernest “Little Son Joe” Lawlers
Bluesman Ernest “Little Son Joe” Lawlers was overshadowed by his wife, the great Memphis Minnie, but you might remember his “Black Rat Swing.”
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The Real McCoys
A tribute to prewar bluesmen Joe and Charlie McCoy will help buy headstones for their unmarked south-side graves.