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Charles Brown

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Charles Brown: Brown Christmas

Interview by Bill Bentley, L.A. Weekly, 30 December 1982

  THERE ARE a lot of ways to tell when it's time for Santa's sleigh to make its annual orbit. In black nightclubs across the country, ...

Charles Brown: Music Machine, Los Angeles CA

Live Review by Don Waller, Los Angeles Times, 9 June 1986


Charles Brown: Still Deep in the Blues

Profile and Interview by Jon Young, Musician, July 1987

"PEOPLE WHO come to see me play say, 'Are you Charles Brown or are you his son? After all these years, you should be walking ...

The Rebirth Of Charles Brown And His Blues

Profile and Interview by Don Snowden, Los Angeles Times, 23 July 1989

A resurgence of interest in a big man of the post-World War II era ...

Charles Brown: His Blues Get a New Audience

Interview by Don Snowden, Los Angeles Times, 29 September 1990

Comeback: The low-key, urbane music of veteran singer-pianist Charles Brown fell out of favor during the rock era, but he is winning new fans opening ...

Jazzin' the Blues with Charles Brown

Interview by Alan di Perna, Musician, April 1991

Sneaking something extra between those three chords ...

Good Grief: Charles Brown's Up for a Blues Grammy, but He's Not Really Playin' the Blues

Profile and Interview by Bill Wasserzieher, Los Angeles View, 9 February 1996

FOR A MUSICIAN with a Grammy nomination for best traditional blues album of the year, pianist/vocalist Charles Brown is quick to say he is more ...

Honey Dripper: Charles Brown caresses the blues

Profile and Interview by RJ Smith, L.A. Weekly, 31 July 1997

THE MAN locking eyes with you from the cover of Charles Brown's last album is the kind of rogue so elegant he barely cocks his ...


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