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Music History May 9

BORN ON MAY 9 1914 – Hank Snow, Canadian-American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1999) 1935 – Nokie Edwards, American guitarist (The Ventures) 1937 – Sonny Curtis, American singer-songwriter and guitarist 1937 – Dave Prater, American singer (Sam & Dave) (d….

Music History May 8

BORN ON MAY 8 1911 – Robert Johnson, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1938) 1940 – Ricky Nelson, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and actor (d. 1985) 1941 – John Fred, American singer-songwriter (d. 2005) 1943 – Jon Mark, English-New Zealand singer-songwriter…

Innocent Words Issue #118 May 2017 Out Now!!!

Innocent Words Newsletter May 2017 After 15 years, 118 issues, nearly 1,000 interviews and countless reviews, Innocent Words Magazine will be scaling back after our May 2017 issue. Innocent Words will still post news, interviews and reviews, just not in…

Innocent Words Premiere: Chris Price “Man Down”

LOS ANGELES, Calif. —It’s been five years since Chris Price released his debut solo album, but there are a few reasons it’s taken this long for a follow-up — he’s been a bit busy. Even as he produced critically acclaimed…

Music History May 5

BORN ON MAY 5 1901 – Blind Willie McTell, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1959) 1917 – Pío Leyva, Cuban singer (Buena Vista Social Club) (d. 2006) 1934 – Ace Cannon, American saxophonist 1934 – Johnnie Taylor, American singer (d….