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Louisiana Red: It's All Blues

Peter Kent, New Musical Express, 3 February 1973

"I AM LOUISIANA Red and I come from behind the sun" — those words, belting out of a cheap mono record-player, introduced me to the excitement of the blues nearly a decade ago.

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