Alexis Korner
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Blood On the Saddle
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Mary, Open the Door (BBC Session)
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Roundhouse Stomp
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Rotten Break
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Blaydon Races

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Without Alexis Korner, there still might have been a British blues scene in the early 1960s, but chances are that it would have been very different from the one that spawned the Rolling Stones, nurtured the early talents of Eric Clapton, and made it possible for figures such as John Mayall to reach an audience. Born of mixed Turkish/Greek/Austrian descent, Korner spent the first decade of his life in France, Switzerland, and North Africa, and arrived in London in May of 1940, ju... Read more

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