Rocking (Alternative Take) - Little George Smith* - Harmonica Ace - The Modern Masters (CD)

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  1. Dyer took up the harmonica when he was seven and as a teenager sat in with Smokey Wilson in a local club. He moved to Los Angeles in January and formed his own band, the Blue Notes, backing visitors such as J.B. Hutto, Jimmy Reed and Jimmy Rogers. He later formed a duo with George Smith, at that time still working as Little Walter J Read more.
  2. Allen GEORGE “Harmonica” SMITH (/West Helena, AK – /Los Angeles, CA)’s family moved to Cairo, IL soon afterward where he was raised. He was taught the harmonica by his mother when he four.
  3. Smith 's innate sense of drive and swing, coupled with his rich and diverse palette of texture and tone, truly place him in the very first rank of modern harp masters. This disc is aptly described by note-writer Ray Topping as "a lasting memorial to one of the last great harp players of the postwar blues scene."9/
  4. George Harmonica Smith – Arkansas Trap (Addendum by Michael Rubin) When JP asked me to write about George Smith’s Arkansas Trap, I was thrilled as it has long been one of my favorite records. His tone is so large it can fool you into thinking he is playing a much lower pitched harp.
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  6. George "Harmonica" Smith (born Allen George Smith, April 22, – October 2, ) was an American electric blues harmonica player. Apart from his solo recordings, Smith is best known for his work backing both Muddy Waters and Big Mama Thornton.
  7. George Smith was born on April 22, in Helena, Arkansas, but was raised in Cairo, Illinois. At age four, he was already taking harp lessons from his mother, a guitar player and a somewhat stern taskmaster: Read Full Biography. Overview ↓ Biography ↓ Discography ↓ Songs ↓.
  8. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Harmonica Ace (Ace) by George "Harmonica" Smith (CD, Jun, Ace) at the best online prices at .

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