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Rocking Chair Blues: Howlin’ Wolf - “The Red/Little Red Rooster”

Whether known as "The Red Rooster" or "Little Red Rooster", this Willie Dixon song has attained classic status in the blues repertoire. And no one does it better than Howlin' Wolf.

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Various Artists: Oh, Run Into Me, But Don’t Hurt Me!

Lucille Bogan stars on a set of 78s by unknown or rarely heard women. This is how blues should sound: snappy testaments bathed in real crackles and pops.

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NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

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"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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