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    Wed, 30 May 2012 13:27:00

    Unsung Guitar Genius Pete Cosey Dead at 68 - Muddy Waters, Miles Davis

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    • Muddy Waters - CLARKSDALE, MS - APRIL 13:  Customers hang out on the front porch outside Ground Zero Blues Club April 13, 2013 in Clarksdale, Mississippi. Dozens of blues artists performed in Clarksdale over the weekend during the city's Juke Joint Festival, a celebration of the region's musical heritage. Clarksdale is located at the crossroads of Highways 61 and 49 where, according to legend, Robert Johnson sold his soul to the Devil in exchange for his mastery of the blues guitar. In addition to Robert Johnson the town has been home to Muddy Waters, Big Jack Johnson, Ike Turner, Pinetop Perkins, W. C. Handy and other music legends.
    • Muddy Waters - Olam's Chief Executive Sunny Verghese (C) speaks to reporters during a press conference in Singapore on December 3, 2012. Farm commodities trader Olam's chief executive bought one million shares in the firm to boost shareholder confidence amid a withering attack from influential US short-seller Muddy Waters.
    • Muddy Waters - Desmond Richardson, the founding artistic director of the Complexions contemporary ballet company, performs his new work about evocative and requited love 'On Holiday', in Sydney on September 15, 2010. The New York City-based troupe blends classical and rock ballet styles set to blues, pop and rock including the music of U2, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Muddy Waters.

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    Musician best known for work with Miles Davis and Muddy Waters Music history tends to be viewed through the genius lens. Things clomp along, then some supernaturally talented man or woman jumps into the spotlight and pushes the whole thing into the futur
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