Blind Boy Fuller: Piedmont Blues’ Notorious B.I.G.

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This article appears in the May/June 2015 “Blues Issue.” Where did The Rolling Stones get the title for their 1970 live album, Get Yer Ya-Yas Out? From Blind Boy Fuller’s 1938 single of the same name. Where did The Grateful Dead get the term “Truckin’”? From Fuller’s 1937 single “Trucking My Blues Away” (later covered […]

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