Luke Schoolcraft
Luke Schoolcraft (November 13, 1847 - March 10, 1893) was an American minstrel music composer and performer. He appeared in numerous minstrel shows throughout the North after the American Civil War.<...
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Rick Guard
Rick Guard is an English contemporary jazz singer and songwriter. He performs as a solo vocalist or with other live musicians from two piece up to an 18-piece bigband. Guard made his debut with Decca ...
Richard Pelham
Richard Ward "Dick" Pelham (February 13, 1815 – October 1876), born Richard Ward Pell, was an American blackface performer. He was born in New York City.Pelham regularly did blackface acts in the earl...
Micah Hawkins
Micah Hawkins (January 1, 1777 – July 29, 1825) was an American poet, playwright, and composer, largely of music for theater, who also operated a New York City tavern and grocery store.He was born in ...
Abel Guier
Abel Guier is the bass guitarist for the Costa Rican music group Gandhi. He also plays with Parque en el Espacio and Villegas, both very well known bands as well.Abel joined Gandhi in 1996, before th...
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Freddy Marshall
Freddy Marshall, born in Caracas, Venezuela (November 7, 1959), is a musician and songwriter specializing in the genre known as Heavy Metal. He is a founding member of Power Age and Arkangel, two of t...
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Ian Whiteman
Ian Whiteman (also known as Abdal Lateef) is an English musician, calligrapher and graphic designer.
Whiteman's early musical career included the band The Action, a 1960s London-based mod and soul...
The Edge
David Howell Evans (born 8 August 1961), better known by his stage name The Edge (or just Edge), is a British-born Irish musician, songwriter and singer best known as the guitarist, keyboardist and vo...
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Kathy Kosins
Kathy Ann Kosins (born February 15, 1954) is an American singer specializing in jazz and R&B; she is also an ASCAP award winning songwriter and modern abstractionist painter. Kosins has recorded s...
Travis Shook
Travis Shook (born 1969 in Oroville, California) is a jazz pianist who made his eponymous Columbia Records debut in a quartet that included Tony Williams and Bunky Green. He received much critical acc...
James A. Bland
James Alan Bland (October 22, 1854 – May 5, 1911), also known as Jimmy Bland, was an African-American musician and song writer.
Bland was one of 8 children born in Flushing, New York to a free fam...
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Ian McCallum
Ian McCallum (born September 1965) is an English guitarist and songwriter.
He was born in Kenton, Newcastle upon Tyne, England.
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Gavin Brown (musician)
Gavin Brown is a Canadian record producer, songwriter, and musician. He has produced such artists as Three Days Grace, Skillet, Billy Talent, Metric, Sarah Harmer, the Tragically Hip and Barenaked Lad...
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Pete Doherty
Peter "Pete" Doherty (born 12 March 1979) is an English musician, writer, actor, poet and artist. He is best known musically for being co-frontman of The Libertines, which he formed with Carl Barât in...
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Lil Hardin Armstrong
Lil Hardin Armstrong (February 3, 1898 – August 27, 1971) was a jazz pianist, composer, arranger, singer, and bandleader, and the second wife of Louis Armstrong with whom she collaborated on many reco...
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Stephen Foster
Stephen Collins Foster (July 4, 1826 – January 13, 1864), known as "the father of American music", was an American songwriter primarily known for his parlor and minstrel music. Foster w...
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George H. Coes
George H. Coes (1828 – March 16, 1897) was an American minstrel music performer. He appeared in numerous minstrel shows in California and throughout the Northeastern United States.
Coes was born ...
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Gary Grainger
Gary Grainger (born 20th century) is an English rock, blues, jazz and pop songwriter and guitarist, most known for his work with Rod Stewart.He has also worked with
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Carroll Coates
Carroll Coates (born 23 September 1929, Old Bridge, Huntingdon, England) is a songwriter, composer, and lyricist. His works have been produced commercially from the 1950s through the 1990s. His songs ...
Harry Brooks (composer)
Harry Brooks (September 20, 1895 – June 22, 1970) was an American writer of popular songs, jazz pianist and composer in the 1920s to the early 1950s.Brooks was born in Homestead, Pennsylvania, USA. A...
Joel Sweeney
Joel Walker Sweeney (1810 – October 29, 1860), also known as Joe Sweeney, was a musician and early blackface minstrel performer. Born to a farming family in Buckingham County, Virginia, (now Appomatto...
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