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In the annals of blues history, Charley Taylor has been largely overlooked and his recordings, made during November and December 1929, are generally relegated to the status of a footnote to the life and work of Ishman Bracey, who in turn is regarded as a gutsy satellite of Delta blues legend Tommy Johnson. Unlike Charley Patton, Blind Willie Johnson, Blind Lemon Jefferson, Furry Lewis, and Robert Johnson, Taylor was not "rediscovered" during the blues revival of the '60s and ear... Read more

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