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Blind Blake Vol. 2 (1927-1928) by Blind Blake

Blind Blake Vol. 2 (1927-1928) by Blind Blake

Biography

Born: 1895 in Jacksonville, FL

Genre: Blues

Years Active: ’10s, ’20s, ’30s

Blind Blake is a figure of enormous importance in American music. Not only was he one of the greatest blues guitarists of all-time, Blake seems to have been the primary developer of “finger-style” ragtime on the guitar, the six-string equivalent to playing ragtime on the piano. Blake mastered this form so completely that few, if any, guitarists who have learned to play in this style since Blake have been able to match his quite singular achievements in this realm. Blind Blake was the most frequently…

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