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Guitarist Bennie Smith Dies

13th September 2006

Blues legend BENNIE SMITH died on Sunday (10SEP06) after suffering a heart attack. He was 72. Smith was due to...

Rufus Thomas' Niece Pleads Guilty To Theft

13th July 2004

A niece of RUFUS THOMAS has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $67,000 (GBP37,200) from the late funk pioneer's estate....

Stax Records Co-founder Dies

1st March 2004

ESTELLE AXTON, co-founder of the legendary STAX RECORDS CO has died - She was 85. Axton died of natural...

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Rufus Thomas Footage Film / Movie Reviews

Only the Strong Survive 2002, Review by Christopher Null

Chris Hegedus and D.A. Pennebaker have crafted some of cinema's most impressive documentaries -- especially...

Mystery Train 1989, Review by Christopher Null

Another oddity odyssey courtesy of Jim Jarmusch, Mystery Train is actually his first color film...

Wattstax 1973, Review by Christopher Null

1972's Wattstax concert was, in no uncertain terms, the black Woodstock. Peace and love,...

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