LOUISIANA RED

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Louisiana Red was an extraordinary character. A huge man with a slow, deliberate manner, he was a brilliant songwriter who used the tragedies of his own experience to produce a vivid, visceral Blues. His technique on slide-guitar harked back to the Delta, but he played harp and finger-style electric guitar too, and often moved himself to tears with his passionate vocal delivery. It is surprising that he was not better known, as he performed almost continuously for more than fifty years and played with a host of legendary figures. Red released no less than fifty albums, as well as making countless guest recordings with his admirers. He was awarded a Grammy, and won a shower of awards in the last years of his life.

Born in rural Alabama in 1932, Iverson Minter’s mother died when he was a few days old and when he was nine, his father was lynched by
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LOUISIANA RED The Lowdown Back Porch Blues (aka Shouts the Blues aka The Seventh Son) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Lowdown Back Porch Blues (aka Shouts the Blues aka The Seventh Son)
Blues 1963
LOUISIANA RED Louisiana Red Sings The Blues album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Louisiana Red Sings The Blues
Blues 1972
LOUISIANA RED The Blues Purity Of Louisiana Red Volume 1 : Sweet Blood Call album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Blues Purity Of Louisiana Red Volume 1 : Sweet Blood Call
Blues 1975
LOUISIANA RED The Blues Purity Of Louisiana Red Volume 2 : Dead Stray Dog (aka Back To The Road Again) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Blues Purity Of Louisiana Red Volume 2 : Dead Stray Dog (aka Back To The Road Again)
Blues 1976
LOUISIANA RED New York Blues album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
New York Blues
Blues 1979
LOUISIANA RED Louisiana Red With Sunnyland Slim Blues Band And Carey Bell : Reality Blues album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Louisiana Red With Sunnyland Slim Blues Band And Carey Bell : Reality Blues
Blues 1980
LOUISIANA RED Blues From The Heart (akaBlues For Ida B) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Blues From The Heart (akaBlues For Ida B)
Blues 1982
LOUISIANA RED Anti-Nuclear Blues album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Anti-Nuclear Blues
Blues 1983
LOUISIANA RED Louisiana Red And Carey Bell : My Life With Carey Bell album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Louisiana Red And Carey Bell : My Life With Carey Bell
Blues 1984
LOUISIANA RED Louisiana Red & The City Blues Connection : World On Fire album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Louisiana Red & The City Blues Connection : World On Fire
Blues 1985
LOUISIANA RED Back To The Roots album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Back To The Roots
Blues 1987
LOUISIANA RED Midnight Rambler (aka The Winter & Summer Sessions) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Midnight Rambler (aka The Winter & Summer Sessions)
Blues 1989
LOUISIANA RED Louisiana Red Featuring The Chicago All Stars : Ashland Avenue Blues album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Louisiana Red Featuring The Chicago All Stars : Ashland Avenue Blues
Blues 1992
LOUISIANA RED Louisiana Red on The Blues Nightshift : Last Mohican Of The Blues album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Louisiana Red on The Blues Nightshift : Last Mohican Of The Blues
Blues 1992
LOUISIANA RED Louisiana Red, Carey Bell ‎: Brothers In Blues album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Louisiana Red, Carey Bell ‎: Brothers In Blues
Blues 1993
LOUISIANA RED Louisiana Red - Στέλιος Βαμβακάρης ‎: Το Blues Συναντά Το Ρεμπέτικο album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Louisiana Red - Στέλιος Βαμβακάρης ‎: Το Blues Συναντά Το Ρεμπέτικο
Blues 1994
LOUISIANA RED Rip Off Blues album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Rip Off Blues
Blues 1994
LOUISIANA RED Sittin Here Wonderin album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Sittin Here Wonderin
Blues 1995
LOUISIANA RED Louisiana Red / Lefty Dizz : Walked All Night Long album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Louisiana Red / Lefty Dizz : Walked All Night Long
Blues 1997
LOUISIANA RED Over My Head album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Over My Head
Blues 1997
LOUISIANA RED I Hear The Train Coming album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
I Hear The Train Coming
Blues 1997
LOUISIANA RED Always Played The Blues album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Always Played The Blues
Blues 1999
LOUISIANA RED Millennium Blues album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Millennium Blues
Blues 1999
LOUISIANA RED Driftin' album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Driftin'
Blues 1999
LOUISIANA RED A Different Shade Of Red – The Woodstock Sessions album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
A Different Shade Of Red – The Woodstock Sessions
Blues 2002
LOUISIANA RED No Turn On Red album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
No Turn On Red
Blues 2005
LOUISIANA RED Louisiana Red & Little Victor's Juke Joint ‎: Back To The Black Bayou album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Louisiana Red & Little Victor's Juke Joint ‎: Back To The Black Bayou
Blues 2009
LOUISIANA RED Louisiana Red & Little Victor's Juke Joint : Memphis Mojo album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Louisiana Red & Little Victor's Juke Joint : Memphis Mojo
Blues 2011
LOUISIANA RED When My Mama Was Living album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
When My Mama Was Living
Blues 2012

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LOUISIANA RED Live + Well (aka Sugar Hips) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live + Well (aka Sugar Hips)
Blues 1977
LOUISIANA RED Louisiana Red And Sugar Blue : Red Funk 'N Blue album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Louisiana Red And Sugar Blue : Red Funk 'N Blue
Blues 1978
LOUISIANA RED Louisiana Red Featuring Sugar Blue : King Bee album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Louisiana Red Featuring Sugar Blue : King Bee
Blues 1979
LOUISIANA RED The Rising Sun Collection album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Rising Sun Collection
Blues 1994
LOUISIANA RED Live In Montreux album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live In Montreux
Blues 2000
LOUISIANA RED Live At Painted Sky album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live At Painted Sky
Blues 2008
LOUISIANA RED At Onkel Pö's Carnegie Hall Hamburg 1977 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
At Onkel Pö's Carnegie Hall Hamburg 1977
Blues 2019

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