From: bbbe~ris.com (Barry B. Bean)
Date: Fri, 10 Nov 95 15:05:35 EST
Subject: [Fwd: Re: HopeFest 95]

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On Fri, 10 Nov 1995 15:29:51 -0500 you wrote:

>;I went to Hope Fest 95,(a blues benifit for the homless)to see Billy Branch
>;and Junior Wells.I had seen Billy before and he was terrific,but Junior Wells
>;was a disapointment.Was i wrong to expect more from the GodFather of the
>;blues?For all you blues fans KoKo Taylor stole the show.

Although I find Jr. pretty entertaining off stage (in limited doses -
you can get tired of drinking gin and hearing the word mother$%^$),
his show has gone downhill for years since he decided to be the next
James Brown.

BBB
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