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Barbecue Bob

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Barbecue Bob

Barbecue Bob has been played on NTS shows including Death Is Not The End, with She's Gone Blues first played on 13 February 2016.

Barbecue Bob (Robert Hicks, Walnut Grove, Georgia, September 11, 1902 – Lithonia, Georgia, October 21, 1931) was an American Piedmont blues musician. He used a bottleneck regularly on his 12-string guitar, playing in an elemental style that relied on an open Spanish tuning reminiscent of Charley Patton. He had a strong voice that he embellished with growling and falsetto, and a percussive singing style.

His nickname came from the fact that he was a cook in a barbecue restaurant. One of the…

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Honey You Don't Know My Mind
Barbecue Bob
Document Records1991
Honey You Don't Know My Mind
Barbecue BobDocument Records1991
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Blind Pig Blues
Barbecue Bob
Collector's Classics0
Blind Pig Blues
Barbecue BobCollector's Classics0
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Mamma You Don't Suit Me!
Barbecue Bob
Document Records1991
Mamma You Don't Suit Me!
Barbecue BobDocument Records1991
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She's Gone Blues
Barbecue Bob
Document Records1991
She's Gone Blues
Barbecue BobDocument Records1991
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