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Elmore James

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Elmore James

Elmore James has been played over 10 times on NTS, first on 24 June 2013. Elmore James's music has been featured on 11 episodes.

Elmore James (Elmore Brooks, Richland, Mississippi, 27th January 1918 – Chicago, Illinois, 24th May 1963) was an American blues singer and guitarist. He was known as "The King of the Slide Guitar".

James was born fifty miles north of Jackson (not to be confused with another Richland just south of Jackson). He began playing as a teen, under the names "Cleanhead" and "Joe Willie James", alongside musicians such as the first Sonny Boy Williamson, Howlin' Wolf, and Robert Johnson. During World…

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Shake Your Moneymaker
Elmore James
Fire Records1962
Shake Your Moneymaker
Elmore JamesFire Records1962
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Stranger Blues
Elmore James
Fire Records1962
Stranger Blues
Elmore JamesFire Records1962
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Anna Lee
Elmore James
Fire Records1962
Anna Lee
Elmore JamesFire Records1962
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Dust My Blues
Elmore James
Jazz World1990
Dust My Blues
Elmore JamesJazz World1990
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Cry For Me Baby
Elmore James
Mel Records0
Cry For Me Baby
Elmore JamesMel Records0
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Dust My Broom
Elmore James
Topline Records1984
Dust My Broom
Elmore JamesTopline Records1984
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It Hurts Me Too
Elmore James
Fire Records1965
It Hurts Me Too
Elmore JamesFire Records1965
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