If Robert Johnson
hadn't died on August 16, 1938, at twenty-seven, near Greenwood, Mississippi, after supposedly being poisoned during a performance at a juke joint, he very well might have been part of the producer John Hammond's "Spirituals to Swing" show at Carnegie Hall on December 23, 1938, along with the Count Basie Orchestra, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Big Joe Turner, Mitchell's Christian Singers, Sonny Terry, Jimmy Rushing, and the Golden Gate Quartet.
Me and the Devil Blues: The unreal life of Robert Johnson
has appointed Robert Johnson
to the post of vice president of investor relations.
Carlos Robert Johnson
, 30, called South Wales Police at 1am last Tuesday claming he was going to commit suicide.
, manager of Pipelines for Snelson Companies Inc., died Feb.
I don't know where I'd be sometimes without "Terraplane Blues," "Love in Vain," or "If I Had Possession Over Judgment Day." Those great Robert Johnson
songs pushed me forward into the sweat and ache of the blues, and within it I found the wail and howl I'd sought expression for all my life.
All three were close associates of the Clintons--William Shaheen, Robert Johnson
, and Mark Penn, her leading strategist.
Highlights include a cover of Robert Johnson
blues Last Fair Deal Gone Down, a lovely Corrs-like caress of Gllian Welch's Orphan Girl and Angeline The Baker, which adds ferocious five-string fiddle.
Skipper Robert Johnson
, 30, whose boat is based at Port Seton, East Lothian, said: "This is a nightmare.
GEAR CHANGE Richard Alan Group managing director Robert Johnson
(seated left) and Yilmaz Reduktor, chairman of Sinasi Yimaz (left) sign the agreement with colleagues of both firms (from left) Dave Watt, Ozlem Sonmezisik, Edward Jennings, Andy Batey and Metin Yilmaz
About to release CD Robert Johnson
's Tombstone, their next tour will see them rocking out at Venue in Llandudno for the first time in eight years.