Elmore D

Elmore D

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Elmore D. (born Daniel Droixhe, 1946, near Li ge) is a Belgian blues musician. His is also a professor at the University of Li ge, where he gives lectures on the history and culture of Wallonia. The name Elmore is a reference to Elmore James whose slide guitar sound he used to imitate at the beginning of his career. In 1988, he was nominated for the Paris-Bagneux Blues Contest and played in "avant-premi re" of the Chicago Blues Festival. In 1997, he created the Elmore D Band with two ex-members of the Electric Kings, Big Dave (harp) and Willie Maze (drums), and the "sterguitarist" Lazy Horse (also with Flip Kawlier's band). They performed at various festivals: 12e Spring Blues Festival (Ecaussinnes, 1999), 4th Blues in Bloom Festival (Houthalen, 2000), Belgium Rhythm and Blues Festival (Peer, Belgium, 2000), Nuit du Blues (Marcq-en-Bar ul, 2001).show more

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  • Paperback | 72 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 118g
  • Equ Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136597683
  • 9786136597683