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Louisiana Red


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  • Instance Of

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  • Variants

    • Red, Louisiana
    • Minter, Iverson
    • Fuller, Rocky
    • Fuller, Playboy
    • Minter, Red
    • Bey, Iverson
    • Cryin' Red
    • Fuller, Richard Lee
    • Guitar Red
    • James, Elmore, 1932-2012
    • Rockin' Red, 1932-2012
    • Walkin' Slim
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1932-03-23
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2012-02-25
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Occupation

  • Use For

  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Closely Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Sources

    • found: Engbarth, G. Blues vom Frieden [SR] p1983:label (Louisiana Red, blues singer/guitarist)
    • found: New York blues, p1979:container (Louisiana Red, b. Mar. 23, 1932, in Bessemer, Alabama; mother, Ida Mae Minter; song credits, Iverson Minter)
    • found: Encyclopedia of the blues, 1992(Louisiana Red (Iverson Minter))
    • found: Chess blues [SR] p1992:container (Rocky Fuller) insert (real name: Iverson Minter; also known as Louisiana Red)
    • found: Detroit blues [SR] p2004:insert (Playboy Fuller (Louisiana Red), vocals, guitar)
    • found: All music guide WWW site, Aug. 26, 2005(Louisiana Red; b. Iverson Minter, Mar. 23, 1936, Vicksburg, MS; blues guitarist, harmonica player, and vocalist)
    • found: Santelli, R. Big book of blues, 2001(Louisiana Red; b. Iverson Minter, Mar. 23, 1936, Vicksburg, Miss.)
    • found: Harris, S. Blues who's who, c1979(Minter, Iverson "Red"; aka Iverson Bey, Cryin' Red, Playboy Fuller, Richard Lee Fuller, Rocky Fuller, Guitar Red, Elmore James, Jr., Lousiana Red, Rockin' Red, Walkin' Slim; b. Mar. 23, 1936, Vicksburg, MS; guitar, harmonica)
    • found: Guardian WWW site, Feb. 28, 2012(Louisiana Red; b. Iverson Minter, Mar. 23, 1932, Bessemer, Ala. (though he would cite other birthplaces, too); d. Feb. 25, 2012, aged 79; adventurous blues singer and guitarist who travelled all over Europe picking up local music and blending it with his own)
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Do not confuse with: Louisiana "Guitar" Red, 1928-2001, no2003-9147.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1986-12-11: new
    • 2017-09-20: revised
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