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Gary B.B. Coleman

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Gary B.B. Coleman

Gary B.B. Coleman has been played on NTS in shows including System Olympia, featured first on 24 June 2019. Songs played include The Sky Is Crying.

Born 1947 in Paris, Texas. As hinted at by the "B.B." moniker added to his name Coleman was an admirer of B.B. King, but more so Albert King (who he mostly resembled as a guitar player) and of course Freddie King. When he was 15, he was working with Freddie King and later supported Lightnin' Hopkins and formed his own band, which played around Texas.

Gary also began booking blues musicians into clubs in Texas, Oklahoma, and Colorado. He continued…

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The Sky Is Crying
Gary B.B. Coleman
Ichiban Records1992
The Sky Is Crying
Gary B.B. ColemanIchiban Records1992
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