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Bukka White

Delta blues guitarist who helped develop the Mississippi blues audio with tunes like “Tremble ’em on Straight down.” He began playing acoustic guitar at age group nine and documented his first recording in 1930, alternating between nation blues and gospel. With music only not however a lucrative profession, he took unusual jobs to create ends fulfill for a lot of the 1930s: he was a pitcher in the Negro Leagues and briefly a prizefighter. He was created on plantation near Houston, Mississippi, his dad John White colored was a railroad guy, with Bukka’s music occasionally imitating the rhythmic teach knocks and melodic whistles. John Lee Hooker was another well-known Mississippi blues guitarist.

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