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Andrew Brown

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Biography

Folks lucky enough to hear him perform his classy brand of blues in clubs throughout Chicago's southern suburbs referred to guitarist Andrew Brown as Big Brown. His muscular physique contrasted strikingly with his understated brilliance as a modern electric blues guitarist, rendering the imposing nickname doubly apt. Brown never received anything near the acclaim that he deserved over a career spanning more than three decades that ended with his 1985 death.It's a tribute to his unerring taste and uncommon talent that Brown never made a bad record; the only question is why he received so few chances to cut loose in a studio. This splendid set gathers a great deal of what Brown left behind for posterity, including a handful of rare singles for small Windy City labels and the two terrific early '80s albums that stand as the principal foundation of his recorded legacy.

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