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Charley Patton Reviewed
"...Charley Patton (et al.)Screamin' & Hollerin' the Blues -- The..."

Oct. 26, 2001 Music Feature by Jeff Mccord

Dead Man Blues
7-CD box set contains all anyone could ever want to know about Charley Patton.
"...to the wall without a word to say. When Charley Patton got the jinx -- quite often, judging from..."

Oct. 26, 2001 Music Feature by Clay Smith

Holy Ghost
Austin's Revenant Records follows up its Grammy-winning Charley Patton box set with free jazzman Albert Ayler's 9-CD 'Holy Ghost'
"...we're passionate about, but whose story is somewhat elusive. Charley Patton. Dock Boggs. Charlie Feathers. Captain Beefheart. Harry Smith...."

Oct. 8, 2004 Music Feature by Harvey Pekar

Revenant Records Discography
"...Revenant fans to the impending release of the 7-CD Charley Patton box set. Twenty-five selections by Patton and those..."

Oct. 26, 2001 Music Feature by Clay Smith

Critics Poll
Critics' favorites from 2001
"...Joey Ramone; George Harrison; Robbie Jacks; Champ Hood; Shoeshine Charley Miller; Mambo John Treanor; 343 members of the NYPD..."

Jan. 4, 2002 Music Feature

Say It Loud! A Celebration of Black Music in America
Box Sets
"...other major genre of American music: blues (Son House, Charley Patton, Robert Johnson, Leadbelly, T-Bone Walker, Howlin' Wolf, B.B...."

Dec. 7, 2001 Music Review by Christopher Gray

True Blues
Alan Govenar's blues tome doesn't need to correct blues mythos. Blues is myth and vice versa.
"...Johnson, though if you look a generation earlier, it's Charley Patton. Patton was a contemporary of [Texan] Blind Lemon..."

Dec. 5, 2008 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Postmarks
Our own little Gaza Strip, and the Halloween (Gas) Mask is taken to task.
"...Props to Smith's Patton Story..."

Nov. 2, 2001 Column

Bob Dylan Throws Shadows
Wednesday’s sit-in evokes early roman times
"...--Intermission-- “High Water (for Charley Patton)” “Simple Twist of Fate” “Early Roman Kings” “Forgetful..."

May 7, 2015 Music Post by Jim Caligiuri

Frank's Wild Years
The back roads of Ramsay Midwood
"...in soundproof cubicles. He discovered Charlie Poole, Jimmy Driftwood, Charley Patton...."

Dec. 6, 2013 Music Feature by Michael Corcoran

I'll Take You There: Mavis Staples, the Staple Singers, and the March Up Freedom's Highway
The Staple Singer and their music march on Civil Rights
"...Mississippi's Dockery plantation and hanging out with blues star Charley Patton, then moving to Chicago to get work, sending..."

Dec. 6, 2013 Music Feature by Ed Ward

Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble
Reissues
"...as well be the 1930s, when Delta blues inventors Charley Patton and Robert Johnson still walked the earth. And..."

Feb. 15, 2013 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

ACL Music Fest Friday Interviews
The Childish Prodigy mellows out, goes hi-fi
"...Stones or John Fahey or American Primitive music or Charley Patton. It's all so raw, you don't want to..."

Sept. 16, 2011 Music Feature by Doug Freeman

Last of the Delta Bluesmen
Pinetop Perkins goes home to Mississippi
"...the most famous of the blues musicians, beginning with Charley Patton and Son House and on to Robert Johnson..."

April 22, 2011 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Wolf Pack
Howlin' Wolf, in tribute and spirit
"...developed his personal style by fusing influences from guitarist Charley Patton and harmonica player Sonny Boy Williamson. Working first..."

June 1, 2009 Music Post by Margaret Moser

Bob Dylan
"...croaks romantic disillusion instead of literal "High Water (for Charley Patton)" blues from 2001's raw, decade-best revitalization, Love and..."

May 8, 2009 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

Red River Shore
Lifting the Dylan sideman vow of silence, Lone Star-style
"..."High Water (for Charley Patton)," live 2003 (disc one)..."

Nov. 7, 2008 Music Feature by Jim Caligiuri

Gomez
"...on earlier efforts, Ball's sugary sweet ballads ("Girlshapedlovedrug," "Notice," "Charley Patton Songs") dominate the album. His cliché heartstring lyricism..."

Sept. 15, 2006 Music Feature by Austin Powell

Bob Dylan
Record review
"...likes of Johnsons Robert, Tommy, and Lonnie; W.C. Handy; Charley Patton; Memphis Minnie; Skip James; Bing Crosby; Willie Dixon;..."

Sept. 1, 2006 Music Review by Shawn Badgley

Howlin' Wolf Does Not Wear Panties
Walter Daniels' punk blues stirs up a whole new generational ilk, like Black Joe Lewis
"...midnight on Saturday. It's what makes the music of Charley Patton and Mississippi Fred McDowell and R.L. Burnside palpable..."

Nov. 18, 2005 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Sheet Music
Summer Reading
"...Classic Age of Boogaloo," Kempton knits the blues of Charley Patton ("the Snoop Doggy Dog of his day") with..."

June 6, 2003 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

TCB
Are you ready for the fallout?
"...its Screamin' and Hollerin' the Blues: The Worlds of Charley Patton box set. Blackwood says Revenant's wins for Best..."

March 7, 2003 Music Column by Christopher Gray

A Handy Award To Have
"...Historical Album of the Year: Charley Patton, Screamin' and Hollerin' the Blues (on local label..."

Jan. 25, 2002 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Bob Dylan
Record Review
"...we've ever seen. Naturally, the song is dedicated to Charley Patton, founder of the Delta blues, a man whose..."

Sept. 14, 2001 Music Review by Shawn Badgley

Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band, Frank Erwin Center, April 17
"...reworking of "Born in the USA" into a solo, Charley Patton-style blues was as pointed as the almost Middle..."

April 21, 2000 Music Review by Christopher Gray

SXSW Music Festival
Picks & Sleepers
"...breed of acoustic bluesmen revitalizing the style originated by Charley Patton and Leadbelly, Alvin Youngblood Hart has developed into..."

March 17, 2000 Music Feature

Off the Record
Adventures with Charlie (Faye) and Up Close with Eric Johnson
"...and artillery-clip a cappella on "Daddy Fat Sax," "General Patton" proved he's still one of the coolest motherfunkers on..."

Dec. 10, 2010 Music Column by Austin Powell

Risk Immersion
Time again to sink deeply into FronteraFest's exhilarating experiments in performance
"..."A Work in Progress" by Seth Johnson and Patton Quinn. Dramatic scenes of the authors' relationship created to..."

Jan. 16, 2009 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Film Reviews
Recommended
"...Sigourney Weaver, Holly Hunter, Dermot Mulroney, William McNamara, Will Patton, Harry Connick, Jr. (R, 110 min.) Serial killers are..."

Dec. 8, 1995 News Feature

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