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Rockie Charles

“The President of Soul is gone”

by admin March 18, 2010

This has been a rough month for Louisiana blues and R&B. Last week saw the passing of 67-year-old guitarist and vocalist Rockie Charles, who grew up in New Orleans’ Lower Ninth Ward. From his bio on the web site of Pondersosa Stomp, the annual music festival where he was a regular: Charles cut his teeth […]

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