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Howlin' Wolf's London Sessions

Johnny Black, Blues, November 2013

NOW REVERED AS a lynchpin moment in the history of the blues, Howlin' Wolf's 1970 London Sessions with a superstar assemblage of England's rock royalty, started with a chance encounter several months earlier at a gig in San Francisco.

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