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James Brown | The Augusta Chronicle

...copies of dozens of albums in a career spanning more than 40 years, and appeared in more than a dozen movies, including The Blues Brothers and Rocky IV. Also known as "The Hardest Working Man In Show Business," Brown was well known locally for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/people/james-brown
Blues, star forward Vladimir Tarasenko come to terms on eight-year deal

ST. LOUIS - The St. Louis Blues say they have signed star forward Vladimir...plus-27 rating. He was the youngest Blues player with a 30-goal season since...1991-92.Drafted 16th overall by the Blues in 2010, Tarasenko has 135 points...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-07-07/blues-star-forward-vladimi
Ramblin' Rhodes: Seldom Scene will kick off Southern Soul & Song series

...Their current band name was inspired by a book called Deep Blues by Robert Palmer, which told of a head-chopping ritual...the name Headhunters but added their state of Kentucky since blues legend Muddy Waters had a band called The Headhunters.In late...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-07-21/ramblin-rhodes-seldom
Junkyard cars fill woods of north Georgia

...and hand-painted messages. On occasion, Eddie McDaniel, who goes by "Fast Eddie," a childhood friend of Lewis, plays blues piano next to a shotgun and a bear mounted on a wall.In the 30 or 40 years that many of the cars have never moved, trees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-07-23/junkyard-cars-fill-woods-nort
Music by Turner: 'Ain't no drag' recording with James Brown, radio man recalls

...received word that Brown was coming in.He knew Brown as the future Godfather of Soul had enjoyed many hits on the rhythm-and-blues charts."He wasn't that big then to the mainstream crowd," Andrews recalled. "But having worked in Augusta prior to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-07-21/music-turner-aint-no-
New owners operating The Cotton Patch restaurant

...Lisa Monroe for an undisclosed amount as he prepares to open a new establishment in Evans. Renamed The Cotton Patch Jazz and Blues Cafe, the Monroes have brought back live music, upgraded furnishings and added a few items to the menu, Mitchell said.Mitchell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-07-09/new-owners-
Blues musician B.B. King dies

LAS VEGAS - B.B. King believed anyone could play the blues, and that "as long as people have problems, the blues can never die." But no one could play the blues like B.B. King, who died Thursday night at age 89 in Las Vegas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-15/musician-bb-king-dies
Sailor dies of injuries from Tennessee attacks

...boot camp, he returned to his hometown of Grantsburg, Wisconsin, and paid a visit to his high school dressed in his formal blues. Grantsburg High School Principal Josh Watt, who was one of Holmquist's football coaches, remembers the day his former...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-18/sailor-dies-injuries-tennessee-atta
Upcoming calendar

...freeMUSIC AT THE MORRIS: BILLY GEORGE: 2 p.m. Sunday, July 19, Morris Museum of Art; guitarist plays a variety of blues standards and original songs; free; (706) 724-7501, themorris.orgCIVIL WAR ROUNDTABLE OF AUGUSTA: 6 p.m. Monday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-07-14/upcoming-calenda
William Hickson Jr.

...of music having amassed a collection of several hundred vinyl albums in various genres including jazz, big band, rhythm and blues,gospel and classical music. His love and knowledge of music led to his hosting a radio show on WSSB Radio at South Carolina...

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