Eugene Powell

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        b. 23 December 1908, Utica, Mississippi, USA, d. 4 November 1998. Powell made his first blues records by courtesy of Bo Carter, who set up a 1936 session for Bluebird Records. Carter heavily influenced his guitar playing, in sometimes discordant duets with Willie (Bill) Harris. PowellGÇÖs singing, though warmer than CarterGÇÖs, had a similar clarity. Powell recorded as GÇÿSonny Boy NelsonGÇÖ, Nelson being his stepfatherGÇÖs name, and besides his own titles accompanied his then w... Read more

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