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Chuck Edwards

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Chuck Edwards

Chuck Edwards has been played on NTS shows including Phil's Jazz Dis-Junction, with Morning Train first played on 25 February 2018.

Soul shouter and early local guitar hero Chuck Edwards was born Charles Edward Edwins in Pittsburgh (although there is some debate about whether he was born here or in Philly) on November 29, 1927. He died in 2001.

He started playing guitar professionally in the late 40’s, eventually heading south and joining up with the popular Sonny Thompson Band. He cut his first piece of wax with them on the be-bop "Harlem Rug Cutter" around 1950.

Edwards struck out on his own, recording for Memphis' Duke…

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You're The One For Me
The Edwards Generation, Chuck Edwards
Tight Records1976
You're The One For Me
The Edwards Generation, Chuck EdwardsTight Records1976
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Chuck Edwards
Duke1957
Morning Train
Chuck EdwardsDuke1957
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