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Wallace Coleman

Clip: Season 2 | 8m 3s

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Wallace Coleman was born in 1936 in Morristown, Tennessee, and first heard the blues on late-night radio programs on WLAC from Nashville. A master of the Chicago school of blues harp who sounds like he just stepped off a 1950s Chess record, Coleman also is a clever songwriter and effective singer.

Aired: 09/18/16 | Rating: NR

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