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Bo Diddley
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Bo Diddley (December 30, 1928 – June 2, 2008) was the stage name for Ellas Otha Bates, an American rock and roll vocalist, guitarist, songwriter, and inventor. He was known as "The Originator" because of his key role in the transition from the blues to rock & roll, influencing a host of legendary acts including Buddy Holly, Jimi Hendrix, The Rolling Stones, The Velvet Underground, The Clash, The Yardbirds, and Eric Clapton. He introduced more insistent, driving rhythms and a hard-edged guitar sound on a wid...

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Bo Diddley Radio
Bo Diddley Radio plays the greatest hits of Bo Diddley and similar artists.


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Chicago Blues plays your favorite Chicago blues.

David Byrne's Picks
David Byrne's Picks - Since 2005, David Byrne (formerly of Talking Heads) published monthly playlists of his favorite music picks on his website. Listen to his expansive collection of recommended music

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