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Otis Rush: The Essential Otis Rush: Classic Cobra Recordings 1956-1958

Read "The Essential Otis Rush: Classic Cobra Recordings 1956-1958" reviewed by Ed Kopp


Aerosmith, Led Zeppelin, the J. Geils Band, Fleetwood Mac, Eric Clapton, Stevie Ray Vaughan -- these are just some of the popular artists who have covered Otis Rush 's songs. Yet Rush himself is barely known outside the blues world, even after garnering a Grammy for his 1998 album Any Place I'm Going. As The Essential Otis Rush makes abundantly clear, the unsung Mr. Rush is one of finest singers and baddest guitar players in blues history. If you don't ...


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