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This Historic Day In Music: Another Double Header

Part 1. On December 3, 1927, Columbia Records held a recording session in Dallas, Texas. They recorded six sides by a 25-year-old gospel singer/slide guitarist/street-corner evangelist┬ánamed Blind Willie Johnson. Among the six sides was a piece, not really a song, … Continue reading

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